ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM’S
ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM hosted its 16th annual PlatAfrica awards event at a gala dinner in partnership with the Metal Contractors.
The annual PlatAfrica competition has become synonymous with excellence in platinum jewellery design and manufacture, and is one of Anglo American Platinum’s key beneficiation activities in the area of investing in developing markets for platinum group metals.
In celebration of South Africa’s abundant mineral wealth, and in particular the beauty of platinum, the theme of PlatAfrica 2014 challenged both professional and student designers to “create an original masterpiece from source to you”.
WHO – Azania Mosaka, Simphiwe Dana, Rolene Strauss
WHERE – Inanda Club, Sandton
Chris Griffith Anglo American CEO with models in winning pieces
Cari-Mari Welsenach the winner in the professional category with Mark Cutifani CEO of Anglo American and a model
Third place winner in the student category Kgomotso Busang from Tshwane University of Technology after being presented with the award
Student category entrants enjoying the evening before winners were announced
Chris Griffith with Rolene Strauss Miss SA 2014 wearing the platinum crown
Chris Griffith, Chelsea Barrow, 1st place winner in the student category from the University of Stellenbosch, Rolene Strauss Miss SA 2014 and Bernard Stern CEO of Metal Concentrators
Some of the Anglo American Platinum employees who attended the Awards
Azania Mosaka MC for the evening, did a sterling
MiCasa entertaining guests
at PlatAfrica 2014
Andrew Hinkly, Executive Head Marketing Anglo American Platinum & Chris Griffith CEO Anglo American Platinum