Rob Bellhouse has been Company Secretary of Lonmin Plc since June 2003. Lonmin mines and refines platinum group metals in South Africa where it employs 28,000 people. The company has a premium listing in London and a secondary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Prior to this he was Company Secretary of Greene King plc for almost five years.
Rob is based in London and has overall responsibility for all board, board committee and corporate governance matters, as well as a very broad range of company secretarial and legal duties, including organising the company’s ethics programme, managing Lonmin’s share plans and delivering HR services covering the top 20 executives and the group’s 11 employees outside South Africa.
He is a member of the Executive Committee of the GC100 and also serves on the Chairman’s Committee of the ICSA Company Secretaries Forum.