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.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Mark Munroe was appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) on 20 December 2016. Mr Munroe was seconded to KCM from Vedanta, Zinc International where he was COO for operations in South Africa, Namibia, Ireland and Australia. Mr Munroe made a significant contribution to the mining transformation and extension of life of the Zinc International business.
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 has been appointed Vice President Human Capital Management effective 1st April 2016. She joins KCM from ZANACO where she made significant contributions to the cultural transformation of the largest retail bank in Zambia.
Mr. David Ng`andu,
Vice President Technical
David Ng’andu was appointed Vice President – Technical on 1st July 2015. Prior to his appointed, Mr. Ng’andu served as Executive Director for Nchanga. Mr. Ng’andu also served as General Manager of the Nchanga IBU from January 2010 until his appointment as Executive Director in April 2011.
Mr. Field Kondowe,
Business Unit Head – Nchanga & Nampundwe
Mr. Field Kondowe was appointed Business Unit Head – Nchanga & Nampundwe Business Unit (NBU) on 1st July 2015. Shortly before this appointment, Mr. Kondowe served as General Manager Nchanga Smelter & Nkana Refinery as well as General Manager Nchanga Process