About Us

We’re economic geologists with a focus on your bottom line. The company was established in January 2000 and has grown from strength to strength from there – with a skills base covering the disciplines of the entire geological sphere we’re all you need and exactly what you need to make a success of your project.

Rock and Stock Investments has a multi-cultural and multi-national staff compliment with a core of dedicated geologists. The geological team is supported by logistical staff and associate biologists, ecologists, surveyors and associated service providers. The geologists have been carefully selected from the industry and represent a diverse group of highly motivated and professional geologists with diverse industry related experience and a commitment to scientific principals. The company is led by the following directors:


Joshua Hattingh

BSc (Hons.), Pr.Sci.Nat., FGSSA

The founder of Rock and Stock Investments. A passionate geologist with experience in the industry gained from project work spanning both production work underground and opencast as well as exploration in a variety of commodities and terrains. Joshua is a hands-on geologist with a strong belief in getting the fundamentals right and a no-nonsense approach in all areas to which he commits himself.

Cecilia Hattingh

BSc (Hons.), Pr.Sci.Nat., FGSSA

A director of the company, Cecilia has spent many of her professional years in the mining industry having worked in underground and opencast mines in coal, gold and PGMs. Her responsibilities include the modelling and evaluation of diverse mineral properties and the sign-off of resources and reserves. She is a perfectionist in her work and brings an enthusiasm and objectivity to any mining or exploration project.

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