SMTS Sierra Metals

Filed: 8 Dec 20, 4:56pm


Exhibit 99.8




SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc.

Suite 2200 - 1066 West Hastings Street Vancouver, BC V6E 3X2


T: +1.604.681.4196

F: +1.604.687.5532


Project Number: 2US043.007


Vancouver, B.C.


To:British Columbia Securities Commission

Alberta Securities Commission

Ontario Securities Commission

Autorité des marchés financiers

United States Securities and Exchange Commission




I, Carl Kottmeier, P.Eng., MBA, do hereby consent to the public filing by Sierra Metals Inc. (the “Company”) of the technical report titled “Preliminary Economic Assessment, Yauricocha Mine, Yauyos Province, Peru” dated November 19, 2020, with an effective date of June 30, 2020 (the “Technical Report”).


I also consent to any extracts from or a summary of the Technical Report in the news releases of the Company dated November 18, 2020 and December 8, 2020 (the “News Releases”).


I certify that I have read the News Releases filed by the Company and that they fairly and accurately represent the information in the sections of the Technical Report for which I am responsible.


Dated this 8 day of December 2020.


[“original signed”] 
Carl Kottmeier, P. Eng., MBA 
Principal Consultant - Mining