Board of Directors

Ms Phangisile Mtshali
Ms Phangisile MtshaliChairperson
Ms Phangisile Mtshali
Ms Phangisile MtshaliChairperson

Phangisile Mtshali is the Director of the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation responsible for programming in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.

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Prof Gavin Churchyard
Prof Gavin ChurchyardGroup Chief Executive Officer
Prof Gavin Churchyard
Prof Gavin ChurchyardGroup Chief Executive Officer

Prof Gavin Churchyard is a specialist physician, internationally renowned for his contributions in tuberculosis (TB). He is the founder and CEO of The Aurum Institute NPC, an independent, public benefit organisation that focuses on TB and HIV service delivery, management and research.

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Prof Dave Clark
Prof Dave ClarkGroup Chief Operating Officer
Prof Dave Clark
Prof Dave ClarkGroup Chief Operating Officer

Adjunct Professor Dave Clark is the Group Chief Operating Officer (COO) and an executive director and board member of The Aurum Institute. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Medicine in the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.

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Mr Arshad Hassim
Mr Arshad HassimGroup Chief Financial Officer
Mr Arshad Hassim
Mr Arshad HassimGroup Chief Financial Officer

Mr Arshad Hassim is the Group Chief Financial Officer and an executive director and board member of The Aurum Institute.

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Prof Pontiano Kaleebu
Prof Pontiano Kaleebu Non-Executive Director
Prof Pontiano Kaleebu
Prof Pontiano Kaleebu Non-Executive Director

Professor Pontiano Kaleebu is a SANTHE African Collaborating Partner and the Director of the Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI), the largest Government research institution dealing with diseases of viral aetiology of public health importance.

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Ms Paula Fray
Ms Paula FrayNon-Executive Director
Ms Paula Fray
Ms Paula FrayNon-Executive Director

Ms Paula Fray has worked in media for more than three decades as a journalist, editor, trainer and media manager.

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Mr Yaw Peprah
Mr Yaw PeprahNon-Executive Director
Mr Yaw Peprah
Mr Yaw PeprahNon-Executive Director

Yaw Peprah is a qualified chartered accountant with Private Equity/Venture Capital experience as well as experience in evaluating and analysing business plans and financial information and the preparation of financial models.

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Mr Gary Tamblyn
Mr Gary TamblynNon-Executive Director
Mr Gary Tamblyn
Mr Gary TamblynNon-Executive Director

Gary Tamblyn is the Group Treasurer of Discovery Ltd and a key executive in Discovery Bank Ltd.

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Dr Jerry Gule
Dr Jerry GuleNon-Executive Director
Dr Jerry Gule
Dr Jerry GuleNon-Executive Director

Dr Jerry Gule is the CEO of the Institute of People Management (IPM).

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Mr Nigel Unwin
Mr Nigel UnwinNon-Executive Director
Mr Nigel Unwin
Mr Nigel UnwinNon-Executive Director

Mr Unwin is currently the Chairman of SA Guide Dogs for the Blind.

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Mr Alex Darko
Mr Alex DarkoNon-Executive Director
Mr Alex Darko
Mr Alex DarkoNon-Executive Director

Mr Alex Darko is a director at Nkululeko Leadership Consulting – a consulting firm specialising in organisational culture, leadership, change management and strategy.

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