Sanah Marema Machaba is the social performance manager at Anglo American Platinum. She also served as senior HR manager and has extensive experience in human resources, social and community development and transformation in the mining industry. The transformation component includes the development, implementation and monitoring of the industry’s social and labour plans. As part of her role, Sanah conducts socioeconomic impact assessments, focusing on stakeholder interactions and establishing relevant multistakeholder groups for engagement with mines. She has been involved in numerous engagements involving rural communities, municipalities, government departments, donors, non-governmental organisations and private sector agencies.