Matt is a mining engineer with over 35 years of operational, technical, project development and corporate experience, as a GM, COO, CEO and MD, in Australia (Tasmania, WA, Victoria, NSW) and overseas (PNG, India, Bolivia, Ghana and Myanmar).
Matt holds three First Class Metalliferous Mine Manager’s Certificates of Competency and has been instrumental in the successful development of three gold mines (Porgera, Beaconsfield and Ballarat). He is a three-time winner of the Australian Mine Manager of the Year Award and received the AusIMM Leadership Award in 2008.
Previously, Group Chief Operating Officer for Singapore-listed LionGold Corp, he has also worked for Castlemaine Goldfields, Rio Tinto, WMC, Placer Pacific and Renison Goldfields. Past Non-Exec Director of AuStar Gold (Au). Joined the Company in 2016.