Consultant to international exploration and mining companies principally in copper, gold, tin and rare-metals.
Significant consulting experience is as follows:
Porphyry and high-sulphidation Cu and Au (including skarn) experience
Major assignments at Escondida Norte, CHILE (Minera Escondida ), Grasberg, Kucing Liar and Wabu, INDONESIA (P.T. Freeport Indonesia), Oyu Tolgoi and Kharmagtai MONGOLIA (Ivanhoe Mines, Mongolia) and the Kerman district IRAN (NICICO). Other assignments in CHINA (Billiton), USA (Kennecott Exploration), MONGOLIA (Asia Gold), Ok Tedi and Townsville, PAPUA NEW GUINEA (Ok Tedi Mining), INDONESIA (Newcrest, Asia Gold, Kalimantan Gold), PERU and CHILE (VALE), AUSTRALIA (MIM, Newcrest), VIETNAM (Triple Plate Junction) and KAZAKHSTAN (Frontier, Multiplex).
Major assignments in the Cloncurry district, AUSTRALIA (various), Carajas district, BRAZIL (Vale, Codelco), CHILE, PERU (Rio Tinto, Codelco) and MEXICO (Codelco, Penõles). Other assignments in CANADA (Kennecott), ZAMBIA (Zambezi Resources) and Iran (NICICO).
Tin-tungsten and rare metals
Major assignments in AUSTRALIA, INDONESIA, THAILAND, MALAYSIA, CHINA, CANADA, SOUTH AFRICA and BOLIVIA with various companies and international agencies (Rio Tinto, Billiton, Preussag, Rand Mines, United Nations, South East Asia Tin Research and Development Centre, Geological Survey of Canada). Other experience in SPAIN.
Significant assignments in Tasiast, Mauritania (Kinross), INDONESIA (Kalimantan Gold), ETHIOPIA (Minerva Resources), KAZAKHSTAN (Frontier) and GHANA (G4G Resources)
Stratiform copper : ANGOLA.
Experienced company director with current roles
Chairman and Non-Executive Director – Asiamet Resources Limited
Non-executive Director – Firesteel Resources Limited
Previous non-executive directorships
Hunter Bay Minerals plc. 2007-2013
Journey Resources Corp. 2008-2009
G4G Resources Ltd 2008-2015