National mining diploma (Witwatersrand Technical College), EDP (Wits Business School)
Appointed to the Board in 2017. Jan Steenkamp started his career with the Anglovaal Group in 1973. Trained as a mining engineer, he has worked at and managed group mining operations within the gold, copper, manganese, iron ore and chrome sectors. He was appointed as Managing Director of Avgold Limited in September 2002 and also served on the board of Assmang Limited. In May 2003, Jan was appointed to the Avmin board and was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Avmin on 1 July 2003 after serving as Chief Operating Officer. He later served as the Chief Executive of ARM Ferrous and the Chief Executive of ARM Exploration and Strategic Services, prior to his retirement from ARM in June 2017.