Adv C F van der Merwe SC, leading practicing Senior Counsel at the Johannesburg Society of Advocates, was appointed to the National Board of The National Horseracing Authority of Southern Africa (“the NHA”) as an Independent Director in terms of Clause 15.1.1 of the Constitution on 14 October 2020.
He has today resigned as a Director of the NHA, including from all Committees, with immediate effect for personal reasons.
The Board of Directors of the NHA thanks Adv van der Merwe SC for his valuable contribution to the NHA during his tenure as a Director and wishes him every success in his future endeavours.
The Nominations Committee shall commence the process for the appointment of a Director to fill the vacancy.
- Media release by NHA on Thursday 11 January 2024.