Speakers

Philip
Philip Barton, Chief Executive Officer, De Beers Consolidated Mines

Phillip (52) was appointed Chief Executive, De Beers Consolidated Mines (DBCM), in September 2010.


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Roger
Roger Baxter, Chief Executive Officer, Chamber of Mines of South Africa

Roger Baxter joined the Chamber in 1992. He has played a leadership role in nearly all the major mining policy discussions over the past 25 years.


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Neal
Neal Froneman, Chief Executive Officer, Sibanye Gold

Neal Froneman was appointed an executive director and CEO of Sibanye on 1 January 2013. He has over 30 years of relevant operational, corporate development and mining industry experience.


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Chris
Chris Griffith, Chief Executive Officer, Anglo American Platinum

Chris has been CEO of Anglo American Platinum since September 2012. He is also a member of the Anglo American plc Group Management Committee (GMC) and continues to serve as a director of Anglo American South Africa Limited. 


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Lucky
Lucky Kgatle, Senior Vice President, Sasol Mining

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Norman
Norman Mbazima, Deputy Chairman, Anglo American South Africa

Norman is a member of the Group Management Committee (GMC) and deputy chairman of Anglo American South Africa (AASA). Norman Mbazima has headed Anglo American’s South African iron ore business Kumba Iron Ore since 1 September 2012 when he joined the separately-listed company as its chief executive.


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Themba
Themba Mkhwanazi, Chief Executive Officer, Kumba Iron Ore

Themba Mkhwanazi was appointed CEO of Kumba Iron Ore effective 1 September 2016. Prior to that he was CEO of Anglo American’s thermal coal business in South Africa, a position he held since May 2014.


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July
July Ndlovu, Chief Executive Officer, Anglo American Coal South Africa

July was appointed CEO of Coal South Africa in September 2016. Prior to that, he held the position of Executive Head of Processing at Anglo American Platinum and was employed by Anglo American subsidiaries in Zimbabwe, where he held senior managerial positions in metallurgical operations and technical services.


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Sipho
Sipho Nkosi, Non-Executive Chairman, Talent10

Sipho Nkosi’s professional journey has enabled him to develop vast experience in the energy and coal sectors, both locally and internationally.


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Sipho
Sipho Pityana, Chairman, AngloGold Ashanti

Sipho Mila Pityana is Chairman of AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. Having joined the board as senior director in February 2007, he is the chairman of the Nominations committees, and a member of the Remuneration and Human Resources and Social, Ethics and Sustainability committees.


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Bernard
Bernard Swanepoel

Bernard is a Partner at To-The-Point Growth Specialists as well as a partner in THINKspiration. He served as non-executive director on the boards of Impala, Zimplats, Eqstra and African Rainbow Minerals Limited. 


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Mike
Mike Teke, Founder and Chairman, Masimong Group

In 2008, Mike left Impala to be one of the founding members of Optimum Coal and was appointed CEO of Optimum Coal. Mike was part of the listing Optimum Coal on the JSE in March 2010. In September 2012, Mike resigned as CEO of Optimum Coal (and is presently the Non-Executive Chairman) to pursue other business interests.


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David
David Twist, Partner, African Mineral Exploration & Development Fund (AMED)

He is very actively involved in many aspects of the minerals industry and since early 2012 has been a partner in African Mineral Exploration and Development (AMED), a Luxembourg-registered natural resources fund, which continues to look for good mineral exploration investment opportunities in Africa.


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