Company Profile


Digby Wells Environmental’s multidisciplinary team of integrated in-house specialists provides comprehensive environmental and social solutions across the resources and infrastructure sectors.

With a notable global footprint and local presence, Digby Wells has extensive industry knowledge and expertise across the precious metal and base metals commodity spectrum. This includes involvement in four of the top Tier One Gold Assets, as well as the largest multi-national, mid-tier, and junior copper mining companies and operations.

All projects are undertaken in accordance with both in-country specific requirements and international standards such as the Equator Principles, International Finance Corporation (IFC) and World Bank Group Guidelines.

Digby Wells Environmental’s exclusive focus on environmental and social solutions, accompanied with in-house specialist capabilities required throughout an operations life-cycle, ensures overall project independence, efficiency, project management, and value added cost benefits.

Digby Wells’ focused approach is inspired by the companies’ mission of being the preferred Environmental and Social solutions partner across the resources industry, thus ensuring long term sustainable growth and value creation for all stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle.

Digby Wells Environmental is an employee owned organisation, whereby most employees are shareholders. This structure ensures that employees take an active interest in delivering quality services, thereby enhancing growth and long term sustainability of the company.

Over the years the company’s expansion plans have advanced rapidly with the company establishing operations in the United Kingdom, Jersey, Botswana, Mali and most recently Tanzania, in addition to the South African office. Digby Wells Environmental have formed key partnerships with local in-country environmental and social consultants. Digby Wells is also a registered environmental and social services provider within the DRC, Senegal and Liberia.

All offices are locally staffed, ensuring that our teams have a comprehensive knowledge of National, Provincial and Local legislation relating to the Social, Environmental and Health and Safety Environment.