David has deep operational experience managing mining assets focussing on plant and infrastructure in both underground and open cut operations. He has worked at many of the major mines in the Central West of NSW including Peak Gold, Cadia and Endevour mines over a cumulative 30+ year period. David has lead maintenance programs and managed major plant shutdowns. Importantly he has a strong network of suppliers and personal contacts invaluable in the efficient and safe operation of the Wonawinta and Mt Boppy projects
David has formal qualifications in naval architecture from UTS and holds statutory qualifications as mining superintendent, qualified trainer and assessor together with numerous ticketed roles.