Xolani Qamata




Xolani Qamata

General Manager, Gamsberg

NHD Mining

Mine Managers Certificate of Competency


Global Executive Development Programme

Board Leadership Training

Xolani Qamata was appointed at VZI in January 2022. He has over 25 years of mining experience which includes shaft sinking, mine development, expansion projects, and different underground mining methods such as narrow tabular orebody and massive orebody mining methodologies. He spent the last 16 years in senior leadership positions within the mining sector.

Before joining VZI, he was General Manager at South32 Manganese Mines, a position he held for five years.

Throughout his career, Xolani has had exposure to Gold, Platinum, Chrome, Manganese and Base Metals.