Sofi Napier

Geotechnical Expert

Sofi has 20 years of experience in the mining industry, specializing in diamonds and providing technical geological expertise from early stage exploration planning through to evaluation and feasibility. She has experience in project evaluation and presentation of technical reports to financial institutions. A registered Professional Natural Scientist.

Sofi’s areas of specialty include:

* Technical audits, valuations, reporting – from scoping study level through to pre-feasibility and feasibility levels

* Project Assessment & Target Generation – experience includes the development, initiation, management and review of projects across commodities and for all phases of exploration

* Database Management

* Mineral Tenure Management

* Kimberlite and Diamond expertise


  • Botswana
  • Republic of Congo (RoC)
  • Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
  • Gabon
  • India
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Sierra Leone
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Chromite
  • Coal
  • Diamonds
  • Gold
  • Graphite
  • Iron Oxide
  • Potash
  • Uranium
  • Geological Society of South Africa (GSSA)
  • South African Council for Natural Scientific Professions (Pri Sci Nat)