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Mark Willcox the former chief executive of Mvelaphanda Holdings which housed his and veteran African National Congress politician Tokyo Sexwale’s business interests has died.

Willcox, it is said, died at age 50 after battling ill health for a long time. Willcox was Tokyo Sexwale’s right-hand man and was instrumental in the creation of Mvelaphanda Holdings, Mvelaphanda Group which was a diversified investment company and was listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange as well as Mvelaphanda Resources Limited which held key interests in prized mining assets namely the Booysendaal platinum project which was eventually sold to Northam Platinum and Trans Hex diamonds as well as an interest in Gold Fields Limited.

  • Mark Willcox, the former chief executive of Mvelaphanda Holdings, has died.
  • Willcox despite being a Caucasian was instrumental in the creation of Black Economic Empowerment in South Africa as we know it. He certainly benefitted from it.
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