CSA Global Director of Europe and Africa, Galen White, Principal Mining Geologist, Gerry Fahey and Principal Consultant, Andre Vorster are looking forward to meeting you at Investing in African Mining Indaba between 6 – 9 February 2017 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre in South Africa.
The 2017 Mining Indaba will focus on the ways that investors, mining companies, African governments and the industries that support them all are maximising profitability, portfolio returns and sales during the sector’s recovery and future growth cycle.
Director – Europe & Africa
BSc (Hons) Geology, FGSL, FAusIMM
Galen is a geologist with more than 20 years’ experience in the international exploration and mining industry. During his career, Galen has gained broad industry experience covering exploration geology, resource estimation, feasibility studies, project evaluations, resource auditing, due diligence studies and expert reporting. He has worked throughout the globe from Eastern and Western Europe to Africa, Central Asia, Russia, Oceania, the Far East and throughout the Americas. Galen holds a Bachelor of Geology from the University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom and is a Fellow of AusIMM and the Geological Society of London.
Principal Mining Geologist
BSc. (Hons Geology), MAusIMM, MAIG, JORC
Gerry has more than 39 years’ experience in mining, geology, resources and project evaluation, and provides advice on feasibility studies, JORC and NI 43-101 reporting and independent geologist reports. Gerry has a strong operational background experience in senior management roles on operating mines in Australia and internationally. His operational skills can be deployed globally to deliver onsite mining dilution and operator training workshops, as well as mentoring and training for mine geologists and technicians. Gerry is a former member of the Executive of the Joint Ore Reserve Committee (JORC) and a former chairman of the AIG (Australian Institute of Geologists).
BSc Hons, MSc, Geology
Andre is a minerals industry professional with more than 20 years’ experience across resource and exploration. He has worked in public and private companies and has demonstrated to be a strategic thinker and leader. His experience includes the development, initiation, management and review of projects across commodities and for all phases of exploration. He has a strong understanding of technical audits, valuations, reporting, and specialises in enhancing projects along the value chain from scoping study level through to pre-feasibility and feasibility levels. He possesses a working command of Afrikaans and French and holds a Bachelor of Science and an MBA in Finance. He is a member of the Geological Society of South Africa.