Lee-Ann Samuel

Panelist > Lead with Her 2022

Group Executive: People,

Lee-Ann joined Implats in October 2017 as Group Executive: People. In this role she provides strategic direction for the Human Resource discipline across the Group, including developing human resource policies in support of Group strategy and effectively managing external trends and other impacts on the HR function. Lee-Ann serves on the Implats board of directors, as well as on the subsidiary boards of Impala Platinum Limited and Impala Canada Limited.

Lee-Ann has 20 years’ experience as an HR professional across various sectors including financial services, mining and telecommunications. Prior to joining Implats, Lee-Ann was a member of the Executive Committee at Gold Fields responsible for People and Organisational Effectiveness following a stint as the Vice President, Group Remuneration and Employee Benefits.

Lee-Ann has also worked at Telkom Media, a subsidiary of Telkom as Head of People and Organisational Development. She holds a BA Honours degree in Psychology and Political Science from the University of Johannesburg and is a WorldatWork (USA) Global Remuneration Practitioner (GRP).