General Manager - Geology & Exploration
B.Sc (Geology) (Hons), Graduate Diploma Engineering (Mining)
Mr Richards is a geologist with 20 years’ international experience in exploration, and operational geology. Prior to joining Dacian Gold, Mr Richards was appointed in corporate business development roles, where he conducted technical due diligence and specialist mining studies on a range of copper and gold projects, including recent studies in DRC, Ghana, Kyrgyzstan and Australia for Galane Gold, and preceding that for Baiyin Non-Ferrous.
As an experienced senior executive, Mr Richards has been responsible for strategic mining project development, and group technical services functions for exploration and mining projects internationally.