Chief Operations Officer
Hannes has over 40 years of mining experience, focusing on mining engineering and production in numerous mining jurisdictions globally. Previously, Hannes was the Chief Operating Officer for MGT International (Australia), Vice President of Operations for Canadian Esperanza Resources (TSX.V: EPZ) and also Minefinders Corporation (TSX: MFL). Hannes was also Chief Mine Planning Engineer and Project Manager for First Quantum Minerals Kansanshi mine in Zambia, Africa (TSX:FM).
Hannes is a registered member of A.I.M.M.G.M (De La Asociación De Ingenieros De Minas, Metalurgistas y Geólogos De México) and a registered member of PLATO (The South African Council for Professional and Technical Surveyors).