Tim is a geologist and has been involved in the international exploration and mining industry for 3 decades, working on a number of exploration and advanced stage projects through feasibility to development. Tim has a broad range of experience including roles in senior management and advanced project development, with a recent focus on social license, government relations and arbitration.
Tim has participated in the exploration, study and development of several world-class assets with companies such as Anglo American, Barrick Gold and Antofagasta Minerals. These include the Nkomati Nickel mine (South Africa); the Kabanga Nickel project (Tanzania); the Jabal Sayid Mine in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; and Tethyan Copper’s Reko Diq copper-gold project in Pakistan (on which he remains an adviser to Barrick Gold Corporation in regards to ongoing arbitration with the Government of Balochistan and the Government of Pakistan).
Most recently, Tim was COO at Reservoir Minerals and, following the purchase of Reservoir Minerals by Nevsun Resources in June 2016, Tim took over as Managing Director of their operating company in Serbia, Rakita Exploration, completing some company development & re-alignment and kick-starting the pre-feasibility studies at the Cukaru Peki deposit.