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Mining Personality

Simphiwe Nanise

By: Martin Creamer     8th May 2015 Simphiwe Nanise is COO of the Mineworkers Investment Trust, which is celebrating its twentieth anniversary this year as a provider of benefits for members of the National Union of Mineworkers and their dependants.  

Simphiwe Nanise

Arne Frandsen

By: Martin Creamer     1st May 2015 Pallinghurst CEO Arne Frandsen, who is also executive deputy chairperson of Sedibelo Platinum Mines and a director of KellTech and Faberge, has assets under his control worth R40-billion. Pallinghurst employs some 5 000 people in underlying companies, of which 2 500 are in South Africa 

Arne Frandsen

David Brown

By: Martin Creamer     24th April 2015 Coal of Africa, a future coking coal producer. 

David Brown

George Roach

By: Martin Creamer     17th April 2015 Executive chairperson and CEO of Premier African Minerals, which listed on Aim in London in December 2012; it began as the largely privately funded G&B African Resources in 2007 

George Roach

Keith Scott

By: Martin Creamer     10th April 2015 Main Activity of the Company:  Geology, mining and environmental consulting Date and Place of Birth:  December, 18, 1972, Windhoek, Namibia Education:  Honours Degree in Geology, University of the Witwatersrand First Job:  Late night pharmacy sales assistant Size of First Pay Packet: R800 a month... 

Keith Scott

Darren Townsend

By: Martin Creamer     3rd April 2015 Main Activity of the Company: Development of Ngualla Rare Earth Project, Tanzania Date and Place of Birth: Traralgon, Victoria, Australia, March 7, 1969 Education: Eng (Hons)- Mining Engineering, EMBA First Job: Rio Tinto Size of First Pay Packet: AU$42 000 a year 

Darren Townsend

Justin Colling

By: Martin Creamer     27th March 2015 Main activity of the company: Opencast mining and related activities Date and place of birth: July 1, 1972, Maritzburg, South Africa Education: Diploma civil engineering (cum laude), Technikon Natal First job: Tally clerk, Moolmans Size of first pay packet: R900 a month Value of assets under your... 

Justin Colling

Gerhard Hendriksz

By: Mariaan Webb     20th March 2015 Main Activity of the Company: Operations and Maintenance Date and Place of Birth: July 25, 1965, Krugersdorp Education:  National Higher Diploma in Extraction Metallurgy First Job:  Learner official Anglo American Size of First Pay Packet: R914 cost to company Value of Assets under Your Control:... 

Gerhard Hendriksz

Tom Albanese

By: Martin Creamer     13th March 2015 Main Activity of the Company: Globally diversified mining company Date and Place of Birth: September 9, 1957, New Jersey, Ohio, US Education: Bachelor’s degree in mineral economics; master’s degree in mining engineering, University of Alaska, Fairbanks Career Path: 1981 to 1983, junior engineer... 

Tom Albanese

Ronny Webber-Youngman

By: Martin Creamer     6th March 2015 Main Activity relating to the University: Teaching and learning related to Mining Engineering education, including research activities related to the mining industry as well as management and leadership activities within the Department of Mining Engineering Date and Place of Birth: Welkom, Free... 

Ronny  Webber-Youngman

Adrian Gale

By: Anine Kilian     27th February 2015 Position: GM Orapa Letlhakane and Damtshaa Mines, Debswana Main Activity of the Company: Diamond Mining Date and Place of Birth: December 19, 1950, Devon, England Education: BSc (Hons), Ph.D Kings College, University of London First Job: Roan Consolidated Mines, Zambia 1976 Size of First Pay... 

Adrian Gale

Neale Goddard

By: Martin Creamer     20th February 2015 Main Activity of the Company:  Mining consulting and mining EPCM projects Date and Place of Birth:  December 6, 1970, Zimbabwe Education:  BSc Mechanical Engineering (Wits), Pr.Eng, GCC, PMP First Job:  Apprentice fitter and turner Size of First Pay Packet: R700 a month Value Of Assets Under Your... 

Neale Goddard

Allen Butcher

By: Martin Creamer     13th February 2015 Main Activity of the Company: Coal mining and marketing Date and Place of Birth: April 18, 1969, Luton, England Education: Sunward Park High, Boksburg, matric 1986; BSc Mech Eng, Witwatersrand University, 1991; Registered Professional Engineer 1996; Government Certificate of Competency, 1997; BA,... 

Allen Butcher

Anthony Bruce

By: Martin Creamer     6th February 2015 Main activity of the company: Supplier of surface and underground mining equipment simulators to mitigate risk Date and place of birth: June 18, 1965, Bedfordview, Gauteng Education: Parktown Boys High, Grade 12, 1983; marketing and business management part-time through IMM Graduate School of... 

Anthony Bruce

Rembu Matodzi

By: Martin Creamer     30th January 2015 Main Activity of the Company: Ferrochrome production Date and Place of Birth: May 25, 1979, Thohoyandou, Limpopo, South Africa Education: Tshidumbi Higher Primary School, Limpopo, 1991; Dimani Agricultural High School, Limpopo, matric, 1996; National Diploma Chemical Engineering, Durban... 

Rembu Matodzi

Sarel Daantjie

By: Martin Creamer     23rd January 2015 Main Activity of the Company: Mining contracting company Date and Place of Birth: April 25, 1985, George Stegman Hospital, Saulspoort Village, north of Rustenburg, North West Province Education: Grade 9, St Dominic’s Convent School, Rustenburg First Job: Sub contractor to Anglo American Size of... 

Sarel Daantjie

Andre van Zyl

By: Martin Creamer     16th January 2015 Main Activity of the Company: Ferrochrome production Date and Place of Birth: June 14, 1970, Pretoria Education: Laerskool Paul Kruger, Alberton; Hoërskool Delmas, matric 1988; Artillery School, Potchefstroom; BSc; BSc Hons; BSc Masters; PhD Chemistry, 1997, North West University, Potchefstroom;... 

Andre van Zyl

Leon Furstenburg

By: Martin Creamer     12th December 2014 Main Activity of the Company:  People management Date and Place of Birth:  November 1957, Johannesburg Education:  MSc in water engineering, BSc Civil First Job:  Engineer in training in the design branch of the then Johannesburg City Council Size of First Pay Packet:  Can't remember, about R400... 

Leon Furstenburg

Deshnee Naidoo

By: Chantelle Kotze     5th December 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Mining, processing, refining and selling zinc concentrate/metal and associated by-products Date and Place of Birth: February 27, 1976, Durban, South Africa Education: BSc Chemical Engineering First Job: Learner official metallurgist, Precious Metals Refiners,... 

Deshnee Naidoo

Bonani Siko

By: Martin Creamer     28th November 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Coal mining operations Date and Place of Birth: July 15, 1977, Venterstad, Eastern Cape Education: Sofunda Secondary School, Middelburg, matric, 1995;National Diploma, coal mining, Technikon Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1999; National Higher Diploma, coal mining,... 

Bonani Siko

Declan Vogt

By: Martin Creamer     21st November 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Courses, research, development and consulting to support mechanisation in mines Date and Place of Birth: October 15, 1968, Salisbury, Rhodesia, (now Harare, Zimbabwe) Education: BSc Eng and MSc Eng in electrical engineering at Wits, PhD in electronics at the... 

Declan Vogt

Anaki Karigeni 

By: Martin Creamer     14th November 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Pan African is an Africa-focused precious metals producer, currently producing more than 200 000 oz of gold and platinum a year. The company invests in long-life, high-grade operations with low cash cost profiles and attractive margins Date and Place of Birth:... 

Anaki Karigeni

Phillip Barton

By: Martin Creamer     7th November 2014 Main Activity of the Company:  Diamond Mining and Trading Date and Place of Birth:  19 April 1962 Cape Town Education:  B Comm, AGA, MBA First Job:  Finance Clerk – Department of Post and Telecommunications Size of First Monthly Pay Packet: R325 Value of Assets Under Your Control: R15billion... 

Phillip Barton

Markus Hannemann

By: Martin Creamer     31st October 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Niche steel manufacture including grinding media, rolled products, cast products, wire-rod products, scrap processing Date and Place of Birth: May 10, 1967, Johannesburg Education: Marais Viljoen High School, Alberton, matric 1985; National Higher Diploma -... 

Markus Hannemann

Jan du Plessis

By: Martin Creamer     24th October 2014 Main Activity of Company: Finding, mining and processing mineral resources 

Jan du Plessis

Paul Dunne

By: Martin Creamer     17th October 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Mining platinum group metals Date and Place of Birth: August 6, 1963, Warrington, England Education: BSc Hons, MBA First Job: Junior engineer Size of First Pay Packet: R2 000 a month Value Of Assets Under Your Control: R18-billion market capitalisation 

Paul Dunne

Paul Thomson

By: Martin Creamer     10th October 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Engineering and projects management services in the mining industry 

Paul Thomson

Ufikile Khumalo

By: Martin Creamer     3rd October 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Niche steel manufacture including grinding media, rolled products, cast products, wire-rod products, scrap processing Date and Place of Birth: February 5, 1966, Pretoria 

Ufikile Khumalo

Ernie Blom

By: Martin Creamer     26th September 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Diamond polishing and trading Date and Place of Birth: May 13, 1947, Johannesburg 

Ernie Blom

Shaun Newberry

By: Martin Creamer     19th September 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Gold Mining Date and Place of Birth: March 10, 1972, Blyvooruitzicht, Gauteng Education: BSc Mining Engineering, Wits University; EDP, Kellog Institute, North Western University, Chicago First Job: Learner Official Mining, Anglo American Corporation 

Shaun Newberry

Mike de Wit

By: Martin Creamer     12th September 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Exploring for base metals and diamonds in Botswana and for kimberlites in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 

Mike de Wit

Graham Kerr

By: Martin Creamer     5th September 2014 Full Name: Graham Kerr Position: CEO-elect of South32, the global diversified metals and mining company being demerged out of BHP Billiton 

Graham Kerr

Stephen Miller

By: Martin Creamer     29th August 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Development of the Waterberg Coal project in South Africa’s Limpopo province Date and Place of Birth: March 20, 1960, in Merredin, Western Australia Education: Marist Brothers, Perth, matric 1977; Edith Cowan University, Perth, 1980 First Job: Chartered Accountant,... 

Stephen Miller

Themba Mkhwanazi

By: Martin Creamer     22nd August 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Coal mining Date and Place of Birth: January 8, 1970, Mbabane, Swaziland Education: Golden Hillock and Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School, Birmingham, UK, 1981 to 1988; BEng (Hon) Chem Eng, University of Teesside, Cleveland, UK, 1993 First Job: Assistant process... 

Themba Mkhwanazi

Graham Herbert

By: Martin Creamer     15th August 2014 Main Activity of Company: Serving mines and mineworkers in the gold and platinum sectors 

Graham Herbert

Brian Beamish

By: Martin Creamer     8th August 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Mining Date and Place of Birth: December 28, 1956 Education: B.Sc (Mech Eng) First Job: Engineer in Training Size of First Pay Packet: R550 pm Value Of Assets Under Your Control: £1.4-billion market capitalisation 

Brian Beamish

Louw Smith

By: Martin Creamer     1st August 2014 Main Activity of the Company: Nordgold is a pure-play emerging-markets gold producer established in 2007. In 2013, Nordgold’s nine mines, located in the Commonwealth of Independent States and West Africa, produced 924 400 oz of gold Date and Place of Birth: August 22, 1966, Paarl, South Africa... 

Louw Smith

David Noko

By: Martin Creamer     25th July 2014 Position: Executive VP Social and Sustainable Development, AngloGold Ashanti, since June 2012; Non-Executive Director of Royal Bafokeng Platinum Main Activity of Company: Gold mining and exploration Date and Place of Birth: June 1957, Sabie, Mpumalanga  

David Noko
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