Mr Jacques van Tonder joined the ERA Board as a non-executive director in May 2020
Mr van Tonder joined Rio Tinto more than 20 years ago and has held senior operational management roles at
Palabora, Robe Valley, Cape Lambert Operations, Hope Downs 4 and Argyle.
Mr van Tonder has been a senior leader in the Rio Tinto Group Technical functional team since 2017 and has been instrumental in leading the Asset Management global transformation programme as head of the Asset Management Centre of Excellence.
Mr van Tonder has recently been appointed by the Oyu Tolgoi Board of Directors as the new chief development
officer for Oyu Tolgoi effective 1 December 2020.