Anglo American Platinum CEO Natascha Viljoen has come up to her first anniversary in the job at a time when prices and profits in the industry have hit record highs.

But when he introduced her and fellow platinum group metals (PGM) industry CEOs this week on a panel at the annual PGM Day, chair Bernard Swanepoel said Viljoen might not feel as lucky as her peers: "She had a year from hell, perhaps."..

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