Jaco Pieterse is an operations management consultant with over 17 years of experience in operational excellence, organisational risk management, and organisational transformation. Jaco holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering from the University of Stellenbosch, and has worked in the mining and metals industry, leading transformation programmes and fulfilling senior advisory roles in a range of green and brown fields projects. At dss⁺, Jaco has taken on complex assignments in the Middle East and Africa, strengthening underlying systems and reducing injuries and high potential incidents. Jaco is a registered professional engineer (Pr. Eng.) and also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from the Gordon Institute of Business Science.
Recent tailings catastrophes such as at South Africa’s Jagersfontein mine have refocused efforts to prevent tragedy and reduce tailings as part of both HSE and environmental priorities – how will this be achieved?
Insights on the ICMM Tailings Reduction Roadmapwhich lays out innovative approaches and solutions capable of significantly reducing tailings from the mine life cycle, as part of a broader Tailings Innovation Initiative.
Tuesday 07 February 15:00 - 15:45 Roof Terrace
Sustainable Development Day