BSc.Eng (Chem) & MSc.Eng (Chem), University of Natal; MBA, University of Cambridge
Kleantha Pillay is the Executive Vice-President: Sales & Marketing at Sibanye-Stillwater. Kleantha joined Sibanye-Stillwater as VP Marketing in May 2019 and was responsible for building the PGM Sales and Marketing function in SA, facilitating the company’s entry into the market.
Prior to this, she was the Head of Market Development at Anglo American, responsible for identifying, managing and commercialising opportunities to develop global markets for platinum group metals (PGMs). Kleantha also spent 4 years at Sasol Limited, where she was Assistant to the Chief Executive. Her portfolio included work across strategy, communications, investor relations and special projects. Kleantha started her career in management consulting with McKinsey & Company, working primarily in the basic materials and consumer goods industries across South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and the UK. She has over 19 years’ experience.