Steve is a mining industry professional with experience in identifying strategic opportunities that arise from better integration of technical-financial-human facets of the mining industry. His experience in holistic value chain analysis, modelling and simulation has repeatedly demonstrated that it is possible to improve the mining operation resilience and achieve robust returns on mining projects.
Steve has abroad systemic understanding of the drivers of value in this industry have been developed through a career that has spanned mining operations, project management, corporate support and broad technical consulting. He has developed a very broad range of skills to support an integrated view that spans from geology through mining and treatment into financial project evaluation.
In addition to qualifications in metallurgy, Steve has a B.Comm. from the University of South Africa, an MBA from the University of Witwatersrand, and a PhD from the University of Adelaide.