• BRSC 2017: Monday 12th & Tuesday 13th June 2017, The Grand Palm GICC, Gaborone
  • Recently confirmed sponsors: Ministry of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security
  • Recently confirmed sponsors: Africa Energy, Khoemacau Copper Mining, Tlou Energy

Nigel Forester

Managing Director
Mount Burgess


1973    Admitted to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
Joined Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co, Chartered Accountants, Johannesburg.

1978    Emigrated to Australia.
Joined the Magnet Group of resource companies in Perth, Western Australia as CFO.

1979    Admitted as a Fellow to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

1985     Floated Mount Burgess Mining NL on the Australian Securities Exchange taking on the role of                       CEO.



1988 – 1991               Developed the Butcher Well gold mining operations in Western Australia.

1995                           Discovered the high grade Red October gold deposit in Lake Carey, Western Australia.

1999                            Sold its gold operations in Western Australia for $ 15 million and concentrated on                                              diamond exploration in Namibia

2002                           Discovered the Gura kimberlites at Tsumkwe in NE Namibia, on the border with                                                Botswana.

2003 – 2012              Developed the Kihabe and Nxuu Zn/Pb/Ag resources in Western Ngamiland,                                                      Botswana.

Nigel Forester will be speaking at:

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2016/06/15 14:20 - 14:40

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