Geologist | Consulting
Geologist B.Sc. Geology (Hons)
Maria has near on a decade of experience in the mining industry. For the majority of this time, she has been positioned in consulting firms servicing the minerals and mining industry. As such, she has gained experience in the assessment of mineral projects across a variety of development stages, commodities, countries and geological terrains. Maria forms an integral part of the Minxcon team, assessing geology, identifying target areas, performing GIS analysis and co-ordinating projects. She has extensive experience in compiling technical reports compliant with various regulatory bodies and reporting codes in different jurisdictions globally. In addition, she forms part of the project valuation team, undertaking commodity market assessments and historic cost and market approach valuations. Her experience also includes the assessment of legal and environmental considerations for mineral projects.
Director, Mineral Economics | Consulting
Director, Mineral Economics B.Sc (Geology), B.Sc Hons. (Mineral Economics), M.Sc (Min. Eng)
Johan has 24 years’ experience in the mining and financial industry. This includes 7 years as an independent mining consultant specialising in the valuation of mining projects and 12 years as a mining analyst at two major stockbroking firms. Regular contact with the mining, corporate and investment community has allowed him to build an extensive network of contacts around the globe specialising in the valuation of mining companies. Johan possesses a great deal of knowledge concerning both local and international mining companies. During this time, he was rated one of the top platinum and gold mining analysts and became a globally recognised industry specialist. As a former employee of a global investment bank, he was actively involved in financial analysis and advising mining companies and investment bankers on corporate mining transactions.
Mine Engineer | Consulting
Mining Engineer B.Eng Mining (Hons)
Johannes completed his a degree in BEng Mining Engineering in 2014. He also completed his Honours Degree in mining in 2015, and started working as a mining researcher at the University of Pretoria in 2016. As a researcher, Johannes had the opportunity to work on various technical and market research topics, and gained a wide range of research and analysis skills. He is a recent appointee at Minxcon, commencing in August 2017. is HHis duties at Minxcon include Techno- Financial analysis of mining operations in the Financial Valuation Division and CBE studies in the Mining Engineering Department.
Senior Resource Geologist I Consulting
Senior Resource Geologist, MSc (Economic Geology)
Keith has been in the mining industry for over 10 years in a production as well as a consulting environment. In the production environment he managed a team of geologists and the geological tasks in a deep-level underground section. At the same operation he continued into database management, QA/QC, geological modelling as well as Mineral Resource estimation. He has used Datamine for nine years, and Leapfrog Geo for 7 years. As a consultant, the main focus of his activities is geological modelling as well as Mineral Resource estimation on a variety of projects and deposit types.