People: FirstRand Ltd (FSRJ.J)
14 Jul 2020
Mr. William Rodger Jardine serves as Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Company. Mr. Jardine served on the FirstRand Board as a non-executive director for 8 years. He was a member of the Risk, Capital and Compliance Committee, the Large Exposures Committee and Chaired the Nominations Committee and Directors Affairs and Governance Committee. Jardine is a past CEO of 3 South African companys: Kagiso Media, the Aveng Group, and Primedia. He has been a director of several companies in diverse industries including steel, retail, manufacturing, IT services, mining services, and infrastructure development. Before embarking on his career in the private sector almost 20 years ago, Jardine worked in the arena of science and technology policy. In 1992, he became the National Coordinator of Science and Technology policy for the African National Congress (ANC). In 1995, Jardine was appointed Director-General of the Department of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology. He also served as Chairman of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and the Chairman of the Nuclear Energy Corporation of South Africa (NECSA). Jardine studied physics and obtained a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree from Haverford College in 1989 in Pennsylvania (USA), and a Master of Science (MSc) in Radiological Physics from Wayne State University in 1991 in Michigan (USA).
|Total Annual Compensation, ZAR||6,578,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, ZAR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, ZAR||--|
|All Other, ZAR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, ZAR||6,578,000|