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2021 Speakers included:

Honourable Minister Gwede

Honourable Minister Gwede Mantashe,

Department of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa


Roger

Roger Baxter,

Chief Executive, Minerals Council South Africa


Colin

Colin Chibafa,

Chief Financial Officer, Unki Mines, Anglo American


Marna

Marna Cloete,

President & CFO, Ivanhoe Mines


Huw

Huw Daniel,

CEO, Platinum Guild International Hong Kong Limited


Sandra

Sandra du Toit,

Partner & Lead for M&A Advisory, Africa, EY


Kevin

Kevin Eggers,

Partner, AP Ventures


Stephen

Stephen Forrest,

Executive Chairman and Principal Consultant, SFA Oxford


Neal

Neal Froneman,

CEO, Sibanye-Stillwater


Bernhard

Bernhard Fuchs,

Senior Vice President Precious Metals Management, Umicore AG (Frankfurt)


Evy

Evy Hambro,

Managing Director, BlackRock, London


Fungai

Fungai Makoni,

Managing Director, Mimosa


Henrik

Henrik Marx,

Global Head of Trading, Heraeus Precious Metals


Alex

Alex Mhembere,

Chief Executive Officer, Zimplats


Thando

Thando Mkatshana,

Executive Director and Chief Executive, ARM Platinum


Prakashim

Prakashim Moodliar,

Executive Head: Projects & Environmental, Anglo American Platinum


Paul

Paul Moschella,

Director of Precious Metals Supply, BASF


Nico

Nico Muller,

CEO, Impala Platinum


Benny

Benny Oeyen,

Executive Head Market Development, Anglo American


Dr Fiona

Dr Fiona Perrott-Humphrey,

Senior Adviser, Mining Team, Global Advisory, Rothschild & Co. London


Hanré

Hanré Rossouw,

CFO, Royal Bafokeng Platinum


Andries

Andries Rossouw,

Director, PwC


Sifiso

Sifiso Sibiya,

Group Executive: Refining and Marketing, Impala Platinum


Heidi

Heidi Sternberg,

Sector Specialist, Mining, Beneficiation & Energy, Public Investment Corporation


Richard

Richard Stewart,

Chief Operating Officer, Sibanye-Stillwater


Wilma

Wilma Swarts,

Director of PGMs, Metals Focus


Emma

Emma Townshend,

Executive Corporate Affairs, Implats


Natascha

Natascha Viljoen,

CEO, Anglo American Platinum


Paul

Paul Wilson,

Chief Executive, World Platinum Investment Council


The PGMs Industry Day



 

 

2021 PGMs Industry Day

For Producers, Investors & Users of PGMs

Wednesday 24th March 2021
Online Edition

08h45-17h30

 

Resources 4 Africa is pleased to have held the 4th edition of the annual PGMs Industry Day, which took place on Wednesday 24th March 2021 as an online discussion. A high-level strategic gathering that brought together leading industry players, including local and international mining companies, users and investors, the PGMs Industry Day tackled all the critical industry issues in a frank and open discussion.

Against the backdrop of soaring PGMs prices, key stakeholders discussed the huge potential of this sector. Chaired by Bernard Swanepoel, some of the crucial issues addressed include:

• The outlook for platinum group metals globally
• The supply and demand fundamentals affecting the market
• Producers’ strategies for future production, supply, investment, modernization and energy
• Potential growth opportunities and new projects
• The role of PGMs producers in Zimbabwe in the global market
• Investors’ perspectives on the PGMs industry
• Future markets and applications
• The specific role of PGMs in the hydrogen economy
• And more……

 


Bernard Swanepoel 3x2
Chair: Bernard Swanepoel


 



08h45  

Chairman’s Welcome and Introduction

     Bernard Swanepoel


09h00

Opening Ministerial keynote address

     Honourable Minister Gwede Mantashe, Department of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa 


09h30 Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


09h50

Session One:
How are PGMs producers planning for future production, supply, investment, modernization and energy?


     Chair: Bernard Swanepoel

     Nico Muller,
 CEO, Impala Platinum
     Natascha Viljoen, CEO, Anglo American Platinum
     Neal Froneman, CEO, Sibanye-Stillwater
     Hanré Rossouw, CFO, Royal Bafokeng Platinum


10h35 Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


10h50 (COMFORT BREAK)


11h05 Session Introduction by Bernard Swanepoel


11h10

Session Two:
Spotlight on investment:

Evy Hambro in conversation with Fiona Perrott-Humphrey

     Evy Hambro, Managing Director, BlackRock (London)
     Dr Fiona Perrott-Humphrey, Senior Adviser, Mining Team, Global Advisory, Rothschild &     Co. London


11h45

Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


12h05

Session Three:
Supply and demand fundamentals affecting the PGMs market in 2021


     Chair: Sandra du Toit, Head of M&A, Africa, EY

     Stephen Forrest,
Executive Chairman and Principal Consultant, SFA Oxford
     Wilma Swarts, Director of PGMs, Metals Focus
     Emma Townshend, Executive: Corporate Affairs, Impala Platinum


12h35 Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


12h50 (LUNCH BREAK)


13h20 Session Introduction by Bernard Swanepoel


13h25

Session Four:
What is the potential role of PGMs producers in Zimbabwe in the global market?

     Chair: Andries Rossouw, Director/Partner, PwC

     Alex Mhembere, CEO, Zimplats
     Colin Chibafa, CFO, Unki Mine - Anglo American
     Fungai Makoni,Managing Director, Mimosa


14h05 Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


14h25

Session Five:
Future players and projects: where will growth in PGMs come from?

     Chair: Roger Baxter, Chief Executive, Minerals Council South Africa

     Marna Cloete, President & CFO, Ivanhoe Mines
     Richard Stewart, Chief Operating Officer, Sibanye-Stillwater
     Thando Mkatshana, Executive Director and Chief Executive, ARM Platinum


14h55 Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


15h05 (COMFORT BREAK)


15h20 Session Introduction by Bernard Swanepoel


15h25

Session Six:
What is the current and future potential for PGMs applications?

     Chair: Paul Wilson, CEO, World Platinum Investment Council

     Huw Daniel, CEO, Platinum Guild International Hong Kong Limited
     Benny Oeyen, Executive Head Market Development, Anglo American (London)   
     Paul Moschella, Director of Precious Metals Supply, BASF 
     Bernhard Fuchs, Senior Vice President Precious Metals Management, Umicore
     Henrik Marx, Global Head of Trading, Heraeus Precious Metals 


16h10 Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


16h30

Session Seven:
What is the likely role of PGMs in the hydrogen economy? What is the real impact of BEVs?

     Chair: Kevin Eggers, Partner, AP Ventures

     Neal Froneman, CEO, Sibanye-Stillwater
     Prakashim Moodliar, Executive Head: Projects & Environmental, Anglo American                   Platinum
     Kevin Eggers, Partner, AP Ventures
     Sifiso Sibiya, Group Executive: Refining and Marketing, Impala Platinum
     Heidi Sternberg, Sector Specialist: Mining, Beneficiation and Energy, Public Investment         Corporation



17h10 Audience Q&A led by Bernard Swanepoel


17h25 Closing remarks from the Chair and end of day 


 

Mining Industry Partners:

PGMs 2021 MIPs v2

  

Sponsors:

 

Sponsors PGMs 2021



For 2022 sponsorship opportunities contact sponsorship@resources4africa.com
 


Media Partners:

Metals Focus and Global Africa Network


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The PGMs Industry Day is brought to you by Resources 4 Africa, the organisers of the Joburg Indaba.

“By the industry for the industry”