Chief Executive Officer
David is a qualified Geologist and Mining Executive with more than 30 years of experience in the mining industry. David is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and is credited as a Competent Person for Mineral Exploration under the Joint Ore Resource Committee (JORC) Code guidelines.Throughout his career, David has worked in many jurisdictions including Australia and Papua New Guinea, providing Papua Mining plc with first-hand experience of operating in both countries. During his 30-year career, David has focussed on gold and copper and has been personally involved with steering projects from early-stage exploration through feasibility, permitting and into the development funding phase.
David has previously worked with Robertson Research (Australia), Placer Pacific Limited, Hargraves Resources, Danae Resources (Greece) and Millennium Mining (Fiji). He has held previous CEO roles with publicly-listed ASX companies including Golden Tiger Mining (China) and Convergent Minerals Limited.