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28 Oct 2022
Tom Boardman appointed to Peace Parks Foundation Board of Directors.
Peace Parks Foundation is very pleased to welcome Tom Boardman to its Board of Directors.
Tom Boardman was Chief Executive of Nedbank Group Limited from December 2003 to February 2010. He was previously Chief Executive and an executive director of BoE Limited, one of South Africa’s leading private and investment banking companies which was acquired by Nedbank in 2002.
He was the founding shareholder and Managing Director of retail housewares chain Boardmans which he sold to Pick ‘n Pay in 2006. Prior to this he was Managing Director of Sam Newman Limited and worked for the Anglo American Corporation for three years.
He served his articles at Deloittes. He is a non-executive director of Nedbank Group, Vodacom Limited and Mutual & Federal Insurance Company Limited. He is a director of WWF South Africa and Peace Parks Foundation and serves as a trustee on a number of other charitable foundations.
Tom’s primary passions are education and the environment. He is married to Sheila and they have three adult children and three grandchildren. His interests include cycling, philately and history, particularly the history of ancient Rome.