SEAN ALDRICH

NEW ZEALAND MANAGER & PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT - EXPLORATION

BSc(TECH) MSc(HONS) MAusIMM

Sean Aldrich has held senior positions including General Manager at Mawarid Mining in Oman where several projects successfully discovered and mined copper VMS deposits, significantly increasing Mawarid’s LOM, and expanding the company into an international explorer. Sean has over 20 years mining and exploration experience in New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, the Middle East, Central Asia and Africa. His experience covers project generation and reviews, resource definition and underground and open pit mine geology. In New Zealand Sean was involved with the exploration and commissioning of OceanaGold’s Frasers Underground Mine and open pit mine production at the world-class Macraes deposit.

Sean’s recent work has included compilation of an off-shore phosphate NI43-101 technical report, ironsand exploration, and gold mine reconciliation studies. Sean holds an MSc (Hons) from the University of Waikato and has been a member of the Australasian Institute for Mining and Metallurgy for over 20 years.