• September 27, 2019

Meet us at The 2019 Joburg Indaba Investing and Mining in Africa Conference

Published on September 27th, 2019

Meet CSA Global, Principal Consultant, Andre Vorster and Senior Data Geologist, Maria Combrink at The JoBurg Indaba; Investing in Resources and Mining in Africa between 2-3 October, 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The conference will consider how the mining industry landscape is changing, who is expanding their mining operations, and who is divesting assets. Joburg Indaba will seek to unpack the macroeconomic factors affecting the region and address key questions such as: How is the Fourth Industrial Revolution impacting the sector? How do the current energy and transport challenges influence mining operations? How is the global shift towards a low-carbon economy affecting mining in SA and elsewhere in Africa?

The Joburg Indaba will bring together CEOs and other senior representatives from the major mining houses, local and international investors, Government and advisory firms.


Andre Vorster, Principal Consultant
Andre Vorster
Principal Consultant

Andre is a minerals industry professional with almost 20 years international experience as exploration manager and consultant for both private and public companies. Based in Johannesburg, South Africa he mostly works within Africa and has a sound understanding of the economical and political climate. His experience includes the development, initiation, management and review of exploration projects across a wide range of commodities and for all phases of exploration. This includes all aspects of mapping, sampling, geophysics management, trenching, pitting, bulk sampling and running of drilling campaigns. Andre’s strength is the marriage of technical and economic aspects of projects, facilitating the maximum economic benefit of each project. Having worked across a wide range of commodities, countries and cultures, Andre is often the first port of call for his clients to assist in developing and integrating their strategic, economic and technical facets within their business model.

Maria Combrink, Senior Data Geologist
Maria Combrink
Senior Data Geologist

Maria Combrink is Data Geologist with more than 10 years’ experience. She possesses experience in a number of different data management software and systems. She has experience in Assay Laboratory auditing for gold sampling and assay, reviewing QAQC and sampling programmes and data governance. She has experience in geological, geotechnical and hydrogeological data management. She has experience in projects in South Africa and Botswana. She is a member of the Geological Society of South Africa, Women in Mining South Africa and The South African Compliance Institute.

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