David is responsible for the management of the Phu Kham Copper-Gold Operation.
David is a mining engineer with 15 years' experience in the mining industry in both open-pit and underground operations, largely in the commodities of gold, copper and iron ore. Prior to joining PanAust, he held positions in management, mine planning and production engineering roles for Plutonic Resources, Homestake Mining, Barrick Gold and BHP Billiton.
David graduated with First Class Honours as a mining engineer and joined PanAust in November 2005 as the Mining Manager for the Phu Kham Operation and was promoted to General Manager Ban Houayxai Gold-Silver Operation during 2010. In November 2012, David became the General Manager of the Phu Kham Copper-Gold Operation.