Testimonials

Tom Albanese

"Mining Indaba certainly helps us make sure our name is out there among the sectors – among the governments and among the finance community – as a company that wants to invest in Africa.

Tom Albanese"

Chief Executive Officer
Vedanta Resources

David Awram

“I have a chance to meet with companies, with governments, with investors – anybody who might be interested in helping develop projects…Mining Indaba is a wonderful place to have everyone come together”

David Awram

Senior Executive Vice President and Director
Sandstorm Gold Ltd.

Tom Butler

"Mining Indaba is the premier investor event in the world for mining…it’s a chance for us to network and connect with all the different stakeholders."

Tom Butler

President and Chief Executive Officer
International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)

Janette Horn

"The social media platform was really useful…good to know who is here, how to connect with them, and when people are speaking."

Janette Horn

Environment Services Group Regional Director
EMEA Hatch

Michael Kloss

"The best part is that there are so many different companies from the whole continent here, we can meet potential customers all in the same place."

Michael Kloss

Chief Executive Officer
Robert Bosch PTY LTD

John Madew

"The essence of Mining Indaba is about getting Africans and international business people together to get mining project done."

John Madew

Australian Trade Comission

Pat Makhesha

“I think the benefit that we had from this year’s Mining Indaba is to get all the African leaders together…that is exciting because without this platform we wouldn’t be in a position to meet and to network and to take our business to the next level.”

Pat Makhesha

Managing Director Ivanplats
Ivanho Mines SA

Anton Mauve

"Mining Indaba is a one stop conference that offers a whole variety of reasons why we attend. We’re here in this distressed market looking for acquisitions, deals and potential transactions."

Anton Mauve

President
West African Minerals

Mooketsi Mocumi

“Mining Indaba is the only conference of its kind, so not to be part of it you’d be missing out on the opportunity to be part of this conversation happening in Africa about African mining.”

Mooketsi Mocumi

Communications Manager
Anglo American

Jeremy Nottingham

“[Mining Indaba] is our opportunity in one place to get as much exposure for our project as we can, both nationally and internationally.”

Jeremy Nottingham

Commercial Director
CoalTech

Nevan Pillay

"Mining Indaba offers us a platform to meet all the mining ministers in one place…and it’s a good platform for us to meet new investors."

Nevan Pillay

General Manager Exploration
Rio Tinto

Keith Scott

"Our strategy is that when the market is quiet we should be spending more money raising our brand. The Mining Indaba brand is very well established, and even in this market is getting us some traction."

Keith Scott

Managing Director
The MSA Group

RIRHANDZA OWNER SIWEYA

“We believe this is a perfect platform for a budding company like ours… there’s no better platform than this.”

Rirhandza Owner Siweya

Chief Executive Officer
Mbuyelo Coal

Benedikt Sobotka

"Mining Indaba has moved from being just corporate presentations to a lot more interactive, exciting sessions."

Benedikt Sobotka

Chief Executive Officer
Eurasian Resources Group (ERG)

Julian Treger

"Indaba is a magnet – at the Indaba there are some very interesting sessions where one can have access to prominent figures in the mining sector."

Julian Treger

Director and Chief Executive Officer
Anglo Pacific Group PLC

Louis K. Watum

“what we intend to achieve beyond listening to other miners’ experience is to look at best practices and to see, not just what the trends are but how we can come collectively to solutions.”

Louis K. Watum

Director
Ivanhoe Mines

Orlee Wetheim

“There’ve been so many networking activities here and so many opportunities to share ideas and meet new people.”

Orlee Wetheim

Head, Business Development, Global Mining
Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange

Nikolai Zelenski

“It’s a fantastic event! Mining Indaba is the main event for mining in Africa, so everyone involved in mining in Africa has to be here.”

Nikolai Zelenski

Chief Executive Officer
Nordgold