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Investment Battlefield

What is the Investment Battlefield?

Mining companies pitch their projects to a panel of judges who provide instant live feedback.

The judges, who are made up of high-profile investors decide who wins each category and goes on to battle it out in the semi-finals and later the final.

If you want to take part, submit details of your project here.


Why take part?

  • Gain exposure & build relationships with investors & brokers
  • Receive first hand feedback from the investors themselves
  • Learn exactly what investors are looking for and how to increase your appeal
  • Establish yourself as one of the leading emerging mining companies
  • An opportunity to gain press coverage
  • Winner will receives a whole list of prizes

How it works

  • Projects are grouped together depending on their commodity and lifecycle stage
  • Each company has 5 minutes to pitch
  • The judges give 10 minutes of feedback
  • Winner & runner up are announced on the main stage on day 3

Want to take part?

If you're interested in battling it out to be crowned 2019 champion, let us know a little bit about your company and your proposed projects here. Please note, the Investment Battlefield is only open to mining companies with a market capital of $50 million or below. Submitting an application does not guarantee you a place. All applications will be reviewed by the team and if successful we'll be in touch.

Submit your application form here.

The Prizes

The winner recieves...

  • A free exhibition stand at Mining Indaba 2020
  • A free 10 minute speaking slot at Mining Indaba 2020
  • Promotion in the post event report as the winner of the Investment Battlefield. This includes a half page write up as the hottest emerging mining investment opportunity in 2019.
  • 3 free passes to attend Mining Indaba 2019
  • Access to the Investor Relations Service for their meeting schedule at Mining Indaba 2020
  • 3 nights free hotel accommodation for one member of your team at the 2020 conference

The runner up recieves...

  • Promotion in the post event report as the runner up of the Investment Battlefield. This includes a half page write up as the second hottest emerging mining investment opportunity in 2019
  • Access to the Investor Relations Service for their meeting schedule at Mining Indaba 2020
  • Two free passes to attend Mining Indaba 2020

2018 Winner & Runner Up

WINNER

RUNNER UP

Segan Lawson
CEO, President & Director

Francois Auclair
President & CEO

Learn more about the 2018 winner and participants >>>

2018 Judges

Stephen Motteram

Stephen Motteram

Global Head of Asset
Development

Noble Group

 

Neil Gregson

Neil Gregson

Portfolio Manager
JP Morgan Asset Development

 

Todd Warren

Todd Warren

Portfolio Manager
First Colonial State



Julian Treger

Julian Treger

Director & CEO
Anglo Pacific Group and MD Audley Capital


Bruce Hart

Bruce Hart

Head of Client Solutions, Investment Banking
Standard Bank



Richard Crookes

Richard Crookes

Investment Director
EMR capital





Peter Major

Peter Major

Head of Mining
Cadiz Corporate Solutions


            

David Twist

David Twist

Partner
AMED





Johann Bester

Johann Bester

Project Manager
Thebe Investment Corporation



Mike Stirzaker

Mike Stirzaker

Partner
Pacific Road Capital




Hayden von Maltitz

Hayden von Maltitz

Director
Concentrate Capital




Caroline Donally

Caroline Donally

Director
Denham Capital




Sanam Nourbakhsh

Associate Analyst, Equity Research
BMO Capital Markets

Zeno Van Gils

Zeno Van Gilso

Deal Analyst
Barak Fund Management

Anthony Milewski

Anthony Milewski

Managing director
Pala Investments


Dr. Joachim Berlenbach

Dr. Joachim Berlenbach

Adviser
Earth Resource Investment Group

Marjan Ertefai

Marjan Ertefai

Portfolio Manager
Ivaldi Capital

Pim Kalisvaart

Pim Kalisvaart

Portfolio Manager
Hawke's Point Capital

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