Sizwe Siyila

COO, Smelting at Samancor Chrome

Sizwe has vast experience in the chrome and manganese mining and smelting/processing, as well as coke manufacturing environments. He gained valuable experience as a Senior Metallurgist and Projects Superintendent at Assmang Chrome and a Process Engineer at BHP Billiton’s Metalloys Works. Sizwe joined Samancor Chrome as the Group Procurement Superintendent at Group Procurement Services in September 2015, and was appointed as the Logistics Manager at TC Smelter in March 2018, after which he was promoted to General Manager in December 2019. He subsequently moved to Ferrometals as General Manager in May 2021 and has been in his current position since January 2022.

Timeline

  • COO, Smelting

    Current role

  • General Manager, TC Smelter