Nonkululeko Merina Cheryl Nyembezi-Heita is a Saudi Arabian businessperson who has been the head of 7 different companies. Presently, she occupies the position of Independent Non-Executive Chairman for JSE Ltd., Chief Executive Officer of Ichor Coal NV and Non-Executive Chairman for Arivia.kom.
She is also on the board of 8 other companies.
She previously held the position of Chairman at Alliance Capital Corp., Independent Non-Executive Chairman for Alexander Forbes Group Holdings Ltd., Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director at ArcelorMittal South Africa Ltd., Vice President for ArcelorMittal SA, Chief Executive Officer of ACMC LLC and Chief Mergers & Acquisitions Officer at Vodacom Group Ltd.
She received a graduate degree from the University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology, a graduate degree from California Institute of Technology and an MBA from The Open University.