MSA helps lenders, mining and exploration companies, corporate advisors, investors and other clients make informed, responsible business and investment decisions by highlighting and quantifying the critical risks and success factors in projects. By working together with our multi-disciplinary specialists, we are comfortable with providing advice on projects across the mining life-cycle, at any degree of complexity.

We have undertaken due diligence studies across multiple commodities and jurisdictions, as well as numerous Mineral Asset Valuations, and Fair and Reasonable (FAR) Valuations for Category 1 JSE transactions. MSA has considerable experience in the preparation of Independent Technical and Public Reports, which cover a wide range of commodities and jurisdictions. Technical Reports have been prepared for various stock exchanges including the TSX, ASX, LSE/AIM and JSE.

MSA has undertaken more than 500 independent technical reviews, numerous Due Diligence studies, high level desktop reviews; and Mineral Asset Valuations for our clients in the past 10 years.


Select recent projects undertaken by our Corporate Advisory team include:

  • CPR and Valuation for major platinum mining company in South Africa
  • CPR and Valuation on thermal coal project in South Africa
  • Valuations for graphite, manganese, iron ore and coal projects
  • High level review of all copper projects/ deposits in southern Africa
  • Fair and Reasonable Opinion for a copper-cobalt project in Central Africa
  • Due Diligence studies on graphite, gold, copper and coal projects