Ms. Nozipho January-Bardill is an independent Non-Executive Director to the board of AngloGold Ashanti, one of Africa’s leading publicly traded mining companies.
In 2011 she left MTN Group where she served as Executive Director and Spokesperson for the Group and sat on the boards of a number of operations in the MTN footprint.
She is a former South African Ambassador to Switzerland, and has held the titles of Deputy Director General, Human Capital Management and Head of the Foreign Service Institute in the then Department of Foreign Affairs (SA). She was a member of the UN Expert Committee on the Elimination of Racism, Racial Discrimination and Xenophobia and Related Intolerances for 8 years.
Ms. Nozipho January-Bardill is currently the founder and Executive Director of Bardill & Associates, a consulting company focussing on Strategic Communications, High Level Government Relations and Stakeholder Management.
Ms. Nozipho January-Bardill is also member of the Board of Credit Suisse Securities (South Africa).
She holds a BA degree in English, Philosophy and Education and a MA in Applied Linguistics.