Appointed: August 2018
Skills and experience: Dr Suresh Kana is a highly experienced South African businessman who has spent over three decades working in various roles at PwC, most recently as Chief Executive Officer and territory Senior Partner of PwC Africa. He has a wealth of South African business, public company and corporate governance experience and served as Chairman of Imperial Holdings Limited until its de-merger in November 2018. Suresh is a Chartered Accountant and Fellow of the Institute of Directors.
Other appointments: Suresh is Chairman of Murray & Robert Holdings Limited and an independent Non-executive Director of JSE Limited and a member of its Audit, Risk and SRO Committees. He is Chairman of the Financial Reporting Standards Council in South Africa, Deputy Chair of the Integrated Reporting Committee of South Africa and Trustee of the International Financial Reporting Standards Foundation. He is also a Member of the Illovo Sugar Limited Advisory Panel and Chairman of South Africa’s King Committee on Corporate Governance.