Stewart Bailey was formerly Senior Vice President of Investor Relations & Group Communications, has been named Executive Vice President: Corporate Affairs, a portfolio that includes stakeholder relations and the broader ambit of sustainability policy and oversight. He leads a strong team of specialists covering each of the core sustainability disciplines. His in-depth knowledge of the Company and many of its stakeholders, close cooperation with the sustainability team over several years and ongoing work in integrating environmental, social and governance reporting into the broader business, provide a strong foundation for this role.
Stewart previously covered debt and equity investors in the US, South Africa, the UK, Europe and Asia. He is also a key member of AngloGold Ashanti’s capital markets team, which has successfully completed debt issues of more than $3bn since 2010. Stewart also held line responsibility for AngloGold Ashanti’s corporate communications programme, which included engagement with financial news media in South Africa, the US and the UK. He is a former financial journalist with Bloomberg LP in New York and Johannesburg.