Stephen has been working in the mining industry since 1990, he has hand-on experience working for mining companies mostly in Africa and Asia. Stephens main expertise is in Supply Chain Management covering open pit and underground mines in gold, copper, nickel, iron ore and coal. His expertise in the supply side meant that he was interacting with exploration, geology, mining, processing, infrastructure and environmental interlocutors both as internal clients and external experts. Having gained considerable working experience in all types of mining environments and been involved with green-fields right up to mine closure he is well suited to discuss the various facets of a mining operation.
Since 2010 he has specialised in Project Management on Due Diligence and Lenders Advisory projects for the DMT Engineering Group mostly in North Africa and Europe. As a result he has attained a clear understanding of the requirements from the financial sector in terms of terminology and jargon, this allow him to assist both Borrowers and Lenders pursue their objectives in project terms.
Using his expertise, Stephen has made a number of presentations at mining conferences including Marrakech and Mining Journal Select (London) in 2019.