Caroline was appointed as independent non-executive director of the board with effect from 3 October 2016. Caroline has over 20 years of experience in the finance sector. Since 2005, she headed Eskom's treasury function gaining invaluable experience in debt capital markets and treasury. In 2013 she served as acting chief financial officer taking responsibility for financial reporting, treasury, shared services, insurance, and oversight of the Eskom pension and provident fund. Caroline contributed in various capacities (member & executive) to Eskom's Investment and Finance Committee, the New Build Oversight Committee, Audit and Risk Committee, the Executive Committee, Nuclear Management Committee and the Eskom Pension & Provident Fund (EPPF) Investment Committee.