Our People

Iemas employs nearly 510 people, based in more than 30 offices country-wide. Our people strategy is aimed at establishing and maintaining an organisational culture of performance, in support of sustainable growth. We strive to provide a healthy work environment with on-going support by means of people and leadership development, diversity integration, and employee wellness programmes. In promising to be a caring partner to our members, it is expected of Iemas employees to conform to the corporate values of professionalism, integrity, ownership and accountability, dignity, teamwork and innovation.

  • Dr. Piet Botha

    DCom, CA (SA)Chairperson of the Audit and Risk Commitee and member of the Information Technology Advisory Committee

  • Prudence Lebina

    BCom (Financial Accounting & Auditing), CA (SA), Certificate in Business Leadership (NY)

  • Len de Villiers

    DIS, Infomation Technology (Harvard)Chairperson of the Information Technology Committee

  • Temba Mvusi

    BA ELP (Wharton School of Business), MAP (University of the Witwatersrand), PDP (University of Cape Town)Chairperson of the Board and member of the Human Resources Committee

  • Johan Nel

    BCom (Hons), CTA, CA (SA). Member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA)Chief Executive Officer

  • Thomas O’Connell

    BCom (Hons), CTA, CA (SA), Management Development Programme (MDP), International Executive Programme (INSEAD). Member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA)Chief Financial Officer

  • Peter Wolmarans

    BCom (Hons), MBA (Wales),  Advanced Management Programme (AMP |Harvard)Executive Director

  • Francois van Dyk

    BCompt (Hons), Certificate in Theoretical Accounting (CTA), Management Development Programme (MDP), Advanced Project Management Certificate (APM). Member of the Compliance Institute and Institute of Risk Managers of South AfricaGroup Secretary

  • Retha Piater

    BCom (Hons), MBA, Advanced Management Programme (INSEAD)Chairperson of the Human Resources Committee

  • Willem van Heerden

    Willem van Heerden

    BCom (Hons), CTA, CA (SA), Advanced Management Programme at Darden Business School (University of Virginia)Member of the Audit and Risk Committee

  • Vusi Sampula

    Vusi Sampula

    B.Tech: HR Management, Advanced Diploma in Labour Law (GMIT), Executive Business Leadership and Development Programme (Wits Business School), Industrial Relations Certificate (Potchefstroom University), Associate in Management Certificate (UCT), Strategic HR Management (Wits)Member of the Human Resources Committee

  • Johan Nel

    BCom (Hons), CTA, CA (SA). Member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA)Chief Executive Officer

  • Thomas O’Connell

    BCom (Hons), CTA, CA (SA), Management Development Programme (MDP), International Executive Programme (INSEAD). Member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA)Chief Financial Officer

  • Peter Wolmarans

    BCom (Hons), MBA (Wales), AMP (Harvard)Executive Director

  • Madelein Barkhuizen

    BCom (with distinction), BCom (Hons), Post-graduate Diploma in Integrated Reporting (with distinction), MBAGeneral Manager: Corporate Marketing

  • Sydney Maluleka

    BCom Accountancy, HDip Computer Auditing. Member of and signed-up mentor with the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)Head: Internal Audit

  • Francois van Dyk

    BCompt (Hons), Certificate in Theoretical Accounting (CTA), Management Development Programme (MDP), Advanced Project Management Certificate (APM). Member of the “Compliance Institute” and Institute of Risk Managers of South AfricaGeneral Manager: Credit and Legal Services

  • Chris Bornman

    BCom (Hons), Management Development Programme (MDP)Chief Information Officer

  • Leonie Louw

    BA Communications Degree and International Diploma in Advanced Training and Education, Diploma in Human Resources Management (with distinction). Member of the South African Board for People Practices (SABPP)General Manager: Human Resources