Chamber Committees

Council of the Chamber of Mines

22 Total Council Members as at 14 December, 2016.

J. Coetzee (President)

QKR Namibia

H. Mbako (1st Vice President)

AREVA Resources Namibia

Z. Kasete (2nd Vice President) 

Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb

M. Dawe

B2Gold Namibia (Pty) Ltd

S. Solomons

Langer Heinrich Uranium (Pty) Ltd

O. Shikongo

Namdeb Holdings Limited 

I. Simataa

Skorpion Zinc Corporation (Pty) Ltd

C. Horn

Rosh Pinah Zinc Corporation (Pty) Ltd

W. Duvenhage

Rössing Uranium Limited

Zheng KePing

Swakop Uranium

A. Snyman

Salt & Chemicals (Pty) Ltd

C. Thomas

Weatherly Mining Namibia Ltd.

B. Munro/ W.Ewald

Bannerman Mining Resources Namibia

D. Kullmann

Valencia Uranium (Pty) Ltd.

H-W. Schütte

OHORONGO Cement (Pty) Ltd.

V. Petzel

B2Gold Namibia (Pty) Ltd (Chairperson -  Chamber Exploration Committee)

K. Kapwanga

Sakawe Mining Corporation

Eckhart Mueller

Namibia Institute of Mining and Technology

S. Januarie

Imerys Gecko Holdings (1st Co-opted Member)

H. Nolte

Imerys Gecko Holdings (2nd Co-opted Member)

V. Malango

Chamber of Mines (Ex-officio) 

Exploration Committee


Volker Petzel (Chairperson)

B2Gold Namibia (Pty) Ltd

HR Committee


Sam Januarie (Chairperson)

Imerys Gecko Holdings (Namibia) (Pty) Ltd

Safety Committee


Benadicta Uris (Chairperson)

Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb

Mine Surveying Committee


Edmund Nel (Chairperson) 

Namdeb Diamond Corporation (Pty) Ltd

Mining Consultative Forum


Kombadayedu Kapwanga

President, The Chamber of Mines of Namibia

Johan Coetzee

1st Vice President, The Chamber of Mines of Namibia

Veston Malango

CEO, The Chamber of Mines of Namibia

Raimo Hausiko (deceased)

President,  Mine Workers Union of Namibia

Ebben Zarondo 

General Secretary, Mine Workers Union of Namibia

Bro-Matthew Shiguandja

Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment Creation

Erasmus Shivolo

Ministry of Mines and Energy