Andy is a geologist with extensive experience in uranium exploration, and in particular on the styles of mineralisation within Elevate’s portfolio of assets in Namibia and Australia.
Andy’s career in exploration and research has spanned over 35 years, including senior roles at Paladin Energy Limited, Deep Yellow Limited, 92 Energy Limited, BHP Minerals Pty Ltd, Birimian Limited and Gold Fields Limited. He has worked in Namibia, Malawi, Mali, Burkina Faso, Australia, Bolivia, China, DRC, Mongolia, Canada, Russia and others; exploring for predominantly uranium, but also gold, lithium, base-metals, coal, oil and gas. Andy’s expertise includes exploration strategic planning, exploration management, assessment of exploration and resource projects; due diligence studies, exploration targeting, geometallurgy, planning execution and interpretation of geochemical surveys; geoscience research.
He has consulted to the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency and is an adjunct senior research fellow at the University of Western Australia’s Centre for Exploration Targeting.
Andy is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a fellow and current Australian Institute of Geoscientists (“AIG”) board member. He is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (“AusIMM”) as well as a Registered Professional Geoscientist with AIG and Chartered Professional with AusIMM.