David is responsible for the management of the Phu Kham Copper-Gold Operation and the Ban Houayxai Gold-Silver Operation.
David is a mining engineer with 19 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 joined PanAust in November 2005 as a Mining Manager, before participating in the development, commissioning and operation of the Ban Houayxai Gold-Silver Operation as General Manager. David then returned to the Phu Kham Copper-Gold Operation in November 2012 as General Manager.