KCM Senior Management
Mr. Steven Din,
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Konkola Copper Mines plc
Steven Din was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Konkola Copper Mines plc, Zambia in May 2014. He has over 20 years of extensive experience in the natural resources industry including copper, iron ore, titanium and oil and gas.
Mr. Sharad Kumar Gargiya,
Chief Financial Officer
Sharad Kumar Gargiya was appointed Chief Financial Officer in February 2015. Mr Gargiya, who has wide experience in finance and accounting previously had a stint with KCM as Chief Financial Officer (April 2009 – Oct 2012). He returned to the company in the same capacity after
Mr. Enock Mponda,
Head of the Smelter & Refinery Business Unit
Mr. Mponda is Business Unit Head of Smelter & Refinery. He has over 24 years’ experience working in metallurgical plants (21 years in Zambia and 3 years abroad). Mr Mponda has trained in operations and technical fields at Caletones Smelter (El Teniente) in Chile,
Mrs. Chimango Chikwanda,
Vice President Human Capital Management
Mrs. Chikwanda is the Vice President Human Capital Management. She has over 20 years strategic and operational Human Resources experience in the financial sector, FMCG, Telecoms and Mining Sectors.
Mr. David Ng`andu,
Vice President Nchanga Business Unit
David Ng’andu was appointed Vice President Nchanga Business Unit on 1st May 2017. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Ng’andu served as Vice President Technical.
Mr. Anil Tripathi,
General Manager Sustainability
Mr Anil Tripathi was appointed as General Manager Sustainability on 1stJuly 2016 to assume responsibility for all Safety, Health and Environment matters at KCM. Prior to this appointment, he was Head Operations Nkana Refinery in Kitwe.
Mr. Kelvin Chembe Mwamba,
Kelvin Chembe Mwamba was appointed Head Exploration on 6th June 2017. He has previously worked at Vedanta Zinc International (ZI) since 2015 as Senior Exploration Analyst and Data Manager looking after South Africa, Namibia, Ireland and Australia.
Mr. Eugene Chungu,
General Manager Corporate Affairs
Eugene Chungu was appointed as General Manager for Corporate Affairs in September 2017. Prior to
joining KCM, Mr. Chungu worked as the Director for Corporate Affairs, Communications and Sustainable
Development at Lafarge Zambia.
Mr. Rakesh Mishra,
Chief Marketing Officer
Rakesh Mishra joined KCM in February 2016 as Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to joining KCM, Mr. Mishra served as Head, Metal Marketing with Vedanta Limited’s Sterlite Industries. Mr. Mishra is a seasoned mining professional with over 17 years of experience in marketing of ferrous and non-ferrous metals.