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Technical Manager, Master Drilling Group (Ltd)

28 years engineering & management experience within the mining and minerals industry. Held various positions within Anglo American Corporation / AngloGold Ashanti as Section Engineer in Metallurgy and Mining sectors, in production and project environments.

Worked at Bateman Minerals & Metals as Engineering Manager: Mechanical Engineering during 2006 / 2007. Duties as Functional Manager entailed management of the mechanical engineering discipline and mechanical engineering aspects on projects worldwide.

Rejoined Anglogold Ashanti in 2007 as Engineering Manager: Africa Metallurgical Technical Services (AMTS). Was responsible for all engineering work within this project department and on projects in the Continental Africa Region. Assisted to restructure and create a new engineering design and consulting department in 2010 and was then appointed as Engineering Manager: SAR Project Engineering Services (SARPES). The department provided multi-discipline engineering design and consultancy services to internal AGA clients as well as external clients.

Joined Master Drilling as Technical Manager in April 2017. Appointed as Director of Drilling Technical Services Pty (Ltd), a subsidiary company rendering engineering and technical support services to the Group.