Two days of 1-2-1 meetings between mining companies and investors in Cape Town

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2024 edition!

On 5-6 February 2024, 101 mining companies and over 650 investors joined us at 121 Mining Investment Cape Town – the largest dedicated mining investment event in South Africa. 

Over 2,000 curated 1-2-1 meetings took place between investors and mining companies over the two days, running alongside in-depth industry insights from leading funds and analysts. 

Once again, a massive thank you to everyone who attended and made this incredible event possible.

How does 121 Mining Investment work?

121 Mining Investment Cape Town connects portfolio managers and analysts from institutional funds, private equity groups and family offices with mining company management teams for 1-2-1, private in-person meetings.

The event is built around two-days of 1-2-1 meetings matching projects to investment capital, alongside a conference programme packed with market intelligence and investment ideas.

Participation is limited to investment professionals and mining executives.

Why should you attend?

Whether you are an investor looking for exciting new projects, or a mining company hoping to raise capital and make new connections, 121 Mining Investment is THE premier forum to make it happen.

Discover the universe of new mining projects and find those that align with your investment goals.
Connect with the audience you want to meet; only qualified investors and CEOs of mining companies are able to attend.
Analyze mining projects and the value opportunities they bring, and make strategic business deals to diversify your portfolio against economic risk.
Learn from informed economic outlooks on the current and future affairs surrounding minerals and the mining sector.

Mining companies at the 2024 edition

More than 100 mining production, development and exploration companies attended and hosted meetings at 121 Mining Investment Cape Town on 5-6 February 2024.

Speakers at the 2024 edition

The event will feature a two-day conference programme packed with market intelligence and investment ideas from leading investors and analysts. Below you can find some of the speakers confirmed.

Shaun Usmar

CEO, & Director, Triple Flag Precious Metals

Veronica Bolton-Smith

CEO, Chair, The Connect Africa Network

Willem Middelkoop

Founder, Commodity Discovery Fund

Ken Tainton

Exploration Director, Rio Tinto

Nick Farr-Jones

Director, Taurus Funds Management

Taiwo Okwor

Vice President, Investment, Africa Finance Corporation

Corey Posesorski

Principal, Sprott Resource Lending

Andrew Trahar

Partner, Vision Blue

Erez Ichilov

Managing Director, Traxys

Philippe Olivier

Senior Mining Investment Officer, IFC

Get involved today


It’s free for qualified investors to join us for the event and pre-arrange meetings with the 110 mining companies in attendance.

Mining companies

Register your interest today and one of our team will be in contact to discuss how you can gain access to over 650 qualified investors for 1-2-1 meetings.