Titan Minerals Limited (ASX: TTM) has the appointed Michael Skead as Executive Vice-President of Exploration.
Mr Skead will oversee all exploration, development, and economic evaluation of Titan’s exploration portfolio in Ecuador with an initial focus on advancing the Dynasty Gold Project.
“We are very excited to have Mike join our team and look forward to working with him. Mike brings a great deal of international experience and technical expertise, including a deep appreciation of economic geology with a focus on creating shareholder value,” Managing Director, Laurie Marsland, said.
“Personally, I am very pleased to be able to work with someone of Mike’s calibre.”
Mr Skead is a geologist with over 30 years of international experience in mining exploration and development. He holds a BSc. Honours degree in geology from the University of Cape Town, (RSA) and MSc. in Exploration Geology, from the Rhodes University, Grahamstown, (RSA).
He most recently worked as the Vice President of Project Development at GT Gold Corp. which was recently acquired by Newmont Corp. for C$393 million. While at GT Gold Corp. Mr Skead delivered the geological model and resource for the gold rich copper porphyry Saddle North Project which comprised an Indicated resource containing 1.81 Blb copper and 3.47 Moz gold and an Inferred resource containing 2.98 Blb copper and 5.46 Moz gold. Prior to his role at GT Gold Corp.
Mr Skead was Director of Geoscience at Newmont Corp. and has previously held senior management positions in a number of internationally recognised mining companies including Goldcorp, Randgold Resources and Dundee Precious Metals.
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