The Honourable Minister Gwede Mantash, of the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa, will be giving a Ministerial Keynote address at PGMs Industry Day taking place in 2 weeks’ time on Wednesday 6th April 2022 at the Country Club Johannesburg, Auckland Park as well as online.

Key players will cover both the demand and supply sides of the PGMs industry, discussing opportunities and challenges facing the sector.

Chaired by Bernard Swanepoel, the industry day includes an exceptional speaker line-up of international and local speakers:

Natascha Viljoen, CEO, Anglo American Platinum

Nico Muller, CEO, Impala Platinum
Neal Froneman, CEO, Sibanye-Stillwater
Steve Phiri, CEO, Royal Bafokeng Platinum
Phoevos Pouroulis, CEO, Tharisa Minerals
Stephen Forrest, Chairman, SFA Oxford
Roger Baxter, Chief Executive Officer, Minerals Council South Africa
Dr Fiona Perrott-Humphrey, Senior Advisor, Mining Team, Global Advisory, Rothschild & Co. London
Brett Beatty, Partner, MD Australia, Investment Team Leader, Resource Capital Funds
Tal Lomnitzer, Senior Portfolio Manager, Janus Henderson
Brenton Saunders, Portfolio Manager, Pendal Group
Huw Daniel, CEO, Platinum Guild International Hong Kong Limited
Paul Wilson, CEO, World Platinum Investment Council
Kevin Eggers, Partner, AP Ventures
Viran Pillay, Senior Manager Sustainability, Sasol
Bernhard Fuchs, Senior Vice President Precious Metals Management, Umicore AG
Timothy Ingle, Senior Vice President, Global Precious Metal Services, BASF
Dr Philipp Walter, Executive Vice President, New Business Development, Heraeus Precious Metals
Benny Oeyen, Executive Head Market Development, Anglo American (London)
Henk de Hoop, CEO, SFA Oxford
Wilma Swarts, Director of PGMs, Metals Focus
Sandy McGregor, Portfolio Manager, Allan Gray
Sandra du Toit, Energy & Natural Resources Leader at EY Africa

The event offers visitors the opportunity to be brought up to speed on the latest developments in the PGMs sector in just one day, including:

  • Short and long-term forecasts and outlook for the PGMs industry and basket price
  • Conversations with PGMs CEOs on production, diversification, investment, capital allocation, ESG, M&A and more
  • International investors’ current perspectives on the PGMs industry
  • Internal Combustion Engine (ICEs) vs FCEVs vs BEVs – which will be the winner?
  • Wider applications for PGMs – where are the main opportunities?
  • And much more…

For more information, go to visit our Mining Industry Events page.