Mxolisi Hoboyi is the Chairperson of the Arnot Opco Board. Hoboyi started his career at Arnot Coal Mine as a mining machinery operator. It was during that period that his leadership and passion for workers’ rights became apparent.
A champion for transformation, representation and empowerment, Hoboyi is a former branch leader of the National Union of Mineworkers. He has also served on the board of the Mine Workers Provident Fund, managing assets worth over R28-billion.
Hoboyi is the founder of the Mhlonhlo Local Municipality Trust Fund, set up to award bursaries to top performing student from disadvantaged communities. He is currently the Stakeholder Relations Director at Innovators Resources.