The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund (EPPF) is proud to announce the appointment of the first-ever female Chief Executive in the history of the Fund. The EPPF Board of Trustees has appointed Ms Nopasika Lila as the new Chief Executive and Principal Officer of the Fund effective 1 April 2018. The Board of Trustees wishes to thank the Fund’s outgoing Chief Executive, Mr Sbu Luthuli, who has successfully led the Fund for the last eight years.
Since joining the Fund in December 2010 and serving as Chief Financial Officer, Ms Lila has been integral to the Fund’s success. A Chartered Accountant by profession, she has vast experience in the financial services industry and has previously worked at, amongst others, Old Mutual and at the Public Investment Corporation.
Ms Lila also serves as an independent non-executive Director of JSE-listed company enX Group Limited and chairs its Audit Committee. She is also an independent non-executive Director of Nampak Limited and chairs its Risk and Sustainability Committee.
The Board of Trustees has expressed their faith and confidence in Ms Lila’s capability to lead the Fund into the next era and on its journey to becoming the most admired pension fund.