LLB LLM Post-Graduate: Certificate Prospecting & Mining Law Post-Graduate Certificate: Pension Funds Law Post-Graduate Certificate: Telecommunications Law
Ms Reneiloe Masemene was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company in August 2016. She serves on the Company's Social & Ethics Committee as well as Remuneration & Nominations Committee.
She is the Group Legal Counsel and Company Secretary of DRDGOLD Limited. She is responsible for the group's entire legal function and regulatory compliance. Ms Masemene has a solid grounding in the practical and theoretical aspects of mining law. She commenced employment as legal advisor in January 2009 and was promoted to the position of senior legal advisor in October 2011. She was promoted to the current position of group legal counsel in August 2014 and company secretary in March 2016.
Ms Masemene is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa, who holds a LLB and LLM degree from the University of the Witwatersrand. She also holds postgraduate certificates in Mining and Prospecting Law; Pension Funds Law and Telecommunications Law.
Prior to joining DRDGOLD in 2009, she was a consultant advising on broad-based black economic empowerment transactions. Before that, she practiced as an associate at a prominent law firm in Sandton, advising on, inter alia, competition law, employment law, telecommunications law and mining law.
With over 10 years of experience, Ms Masemene has significant experience in all areas of mining law, as well as in the corporate, contractual, employment and litigious aspects related to mining.