33 years experience in exploration, mining geology and mine management and holds a BSc (Engineering) (Mining Geology) degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, a Master of Business Leadership degree from the University of South Africa and a Mine Managers Certificate of Competency. He has extensive experience in greenstone gold mining and exploration in the Barberton Mountainland of South Africa and has managed gold exploration programs in Burkina Faso, Mali, Ghana and Senegal. Prior to joining Tembo he managed large exploration programs in the D.R.C. and Zambia and gained extensive experience in both RC and diamond drilling.
Has BSc(Hons) in Geology and PGDip in Engineering Geology from University of Portsmouth with four years experience in exploration as Project Leader/Senior Geologist/Geotechnical Geologist leading large copper, cobalt and iron ore drilling projects in Uruguay, Zambia and the DRC.
The Mineral Corporation leading the exploration
Tembo Gold has awarded the exploration contract to South African based, The Mineral Corporation. TMC is a leading senior advisor to the African and International resource companies, providing a unique combination of skills and experience across a diverse range of commodities and geographies. TMC's senior advisors include:
Thirty-nine years of experience as a geologist, including base and precious metals exploration and exploration management in the Archaean terranes of Africa, with a specialisation in geochemistry.
Twenty years of professional geological experience in base and precious metal exploration in Africa, including gold exploration in Tanzania, specializing in Geographical Information System applications and exploration.
Eighteen years of geological experience in mineral exploration and mining, including gold exploration management and execution in sub-Saharan Africa and South America.
Experienced Tanzanian administrative management
Country Manager, a founding shareholder with strong local relationships and a skilled administrator.