Our Team
Godfrey Gomwe

Godfrey Gomwe

Non-executive, Chairman

“We have learned the importance of providing tailored social investment solutions for different funders who seek to make a difference for good.”

Godfrey Gomwe has held a variety of positions in a multitude of sectors, most notably Chief Executive of Anglo American Thermal Coal. He’s held directorial positions in regional and multinational companies and was responsible for Anglo American’s manganese interests in a joint venture with BHP Billiton. Gomwe has been on the board since 2007.

Tracey Henry

Tracey Henry

Chief Executive Officer

“Risk management and compliance are imperative to the effective management of social investment trusts and funds.”

CEO Tracey Henry has been with Tshikululu since its inception in 1998 and was appointed CEO in 2008. She’s served on NGO boards and advisory committees, is a Directors of SA member and previously worked at Chamber of Mines and at Anglo American.

She is a Fellow of the African Leadership Institute, is a Gordon Institute of Business Science guest lecturer, and has peer reviewed and written articles for local and international publications.

Dr Mothomang Diaho

Dr Mothomang Diaho

Lead independent director

A former head of the Nelson Mandela Foundation dialogue programme, founding member of TEACH SA, and a chair of St Stithians College, Dr. Mothomang Diaho joined the Tshikululu Board in 2010. She is a Fellow of the African Leadership Initiative and founder of the Spiral Aloe lifestyle clinics and spas, focusing on integrative health and wellness. Mothomang has been a public health practitioner for 33 years.

Getty Simelane

Getty Simelane

Non-executive

Getty Simelane is the founder and director of HR Touch – a human resources consultancy. She is a Chartered Human Resources Practitioner (Generalist), a member of the South African Board for People Practices, a Fellowship Member of the Institute of Directors SA, and an accredited Sirdar Governance Panelist. She’s held senior- and director-level human resources positions in a range of industrial sectors: telecommunications, FMCG, and investment banking in local and multinational companies. She joined the board in 2015.

Hans Kuipers

Hans Kuipers

Non-executive

Hans is a Partner and Managing Director of the Boston Consulting Group where he leads their Metals and Mining practice for Europe, Africa and Latin America. He is also responsible for their social impact activities in Africa, and was appointed a director of Tshikululu in 2015. Hans is a member of the Institute of Directors SA.

William Somerville

William Somerville

Company secretary

William was appointed Tshikululu’s Company Secretary in 2008, after serving as Absa’s Group Company Secretary of Absa for 12 years. He is the executive of CorpStrat Governance Services, serves on the technical committee of the Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa, and is a member of the Institute of Directors SA board appraisal panel. William is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.