Board Composition

The Board of SAOGA is made up of volunteers from both the public and private sectors. The Board strives to provide the right leadership, strategic oversight and control environment to assist SAOGA to meet its mandate of promoting the industry and members in the Upstream and Midstream sectors of the Oil & Gas value chains.

Board Committees

Three subcommittees of the Board are constituted with appropriate terms of reference. These include:

1.      Executive Committee 

2.      Audit and Risk Committee; and

3.      Human Resources Committee.

Board Members


Mthozami Xiphu





Chief Executive Director

Niall Kramer


Non-Executive Directors

Thabo Mbebe



Paul Slack



Frank Bold (Alt)



John Smelcer

Webber Wentzel


Kenneth Paton (Alt)

Webber Wentzel


Kishan Pillay



Dean Hoff (Alt)

The DTi


Deon Truter

DCD Marine Cape Town



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