Michael joined PanAust in April 2018 as PanAust Principal Metallurgist, a position he holds today. Michael is responsible for identifying solutions to optimise the metallurgical performance at the Company’s operations in Laos. This includes but is not limited to delivering process designs for new projects, and providing the expertise required for process activities.
Additionally, Michael delivers process evaluations, due diligence reports and recommendations for potential acquisition projects.
Michael has over 30 years’ in the mining industry with experience in technical, capital project and production roles. He has successfully achieved improved safety, process improvement, cost reduction and team development in gold and base metals operations for global mining companies in Laos, Papua New Guinea, Africa, Australia and Canada. Michael is a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.