Anglo American’s most inspirational women in mining

Anglo American Plc, 08 Jan 2016 Eight of our female colleagues at Anglo American feature in a list of 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining, compiled by Women in Mining (WIM UK).  The list has been compiled as part of WIM UK’s drive to promote and highlight the contribution that women make to the mining […]

Anglo American: Meet head of technology and innovation at our Platinum business, Jeannette McGill

Anglo American, 24 Aug 2015 Jeannette has always been a pioneer in mining. “While actual mining experience is essential, it’s important to remember, there is much more to mining than the mine and you need to look at the full mining cycle,” she says. This statement is testament to her career from her early days […]

Breaking Barriers by Living the Mining Dream – Meet Nditsheni Ramovha

Anglo American, 20 Aug 2015 For Nditsheni Ramovha, working on the mines has been a dream come true. “Pursuing a career in engineering has always been my dream and now I’m living that dream. Mining is seen as dangerous, rough and remote, but as a woman in mining I feel like I’m contributing towards changing […]

Mentorship is a key ingredient in advancing women in Mining says Jenny Kalidheen

04 AUG 2015 When Jenny Kalidheen first stepped into the diverse world of mining, she had no idea what to expect. One thing was for sure, it was rough, it was rugged, it was mining. Nothing could have prepared her for the realities. Now after 12 years in the industry and as manager for SHE […]

Lerato Tsaoane sails the coast of Namibia and into the Atlantic Ocean in search of diamonds

MINING MARINE DIAMONDS IS PLAIN SAILING WITH LERATO TSAOANE Anglo American, 02 OCT 2014 Meet Lerato Tsaoane, an inspiring woman, who manages a mining vessel and a crew of 106 people, sailing off the coast of Namibia and into the Atlantic Ocean in search of diamonds. For millions of years, the Orange River has been […]

Meet Carol Poblete, Community Relations Analyst for Anglo American

05 MAR 2015 In 2013, the Agua Potable Los Caleos (Drinkable Water, Los Caleos) initiative was recognised by Applause, Anglo American’s employee excellence awards. The programme’s main aim was to provide drinking water to Los Caleos, an area low in hydrological resource. And it succeeded. Here we talk to Carol Poblete, community relations analyst for […]

“A Woman in Mining: a Personal Journey” by Froydis Cameron-Johansson

Froydis Cameron-Johansson is Head of Safety, Sustainability, Corporate Affairs and Compliance for Anglo American’s global Exploration Business. Huffington Post, 09/03/2015 I never had a grand plan. I was always torn between the natural and human world, so when I started looking for more “stable” work, my CV looked rather ragtag: from being a teacher to clinging […]

"A Woman in Mining: a Personal Journey" by Froydis Cameron-Johansson

Froydis Cameron-Johansson is Head of Safety, Sustainability, Corporate Affairs and Compliance for Anglo American’s global Exploration Business. Huffington Post, 09/03/2015 I never had a grand plan. I was always torn between the natural and human world, so when I started looking for more “stable” work, my CV looked rather ragtag: from being a teacher to clinging […]

Anglo American released a video about women in mining

Anglo American has released a video aimed at showing the opportunities open to women at its mining operations. The video features women working at Anglo’s metallurgical coal operations discuss how they made their way into the mining industry. Gabrielle Horn, an automotive electrical apprentice, said she was working in hospitality when she saw an ad […]