Tony was Vimy’s Chief Operating Officer from June 2014 to January 2018. During that time he guided the Mulga Rock Project through the PFS, PER and DFS processes and was instrumental in the acquisition of the Alligator River Project in 2017.
During his twenty years in the mining industry Tony has been involved in operations and project delivery, while also earning a PhD in Metallurgy from Curtin University. Tony has held a number of senior operational and management roles during twelve years with WMC Resources and later BHP Billiton, overseeing an expansion to the Kwinana Nickel Refinery in 2001 and spending a significant amount of time in China as Development Manager for BHP Billiton Stainless Steel Material Group.
Working across Australia, Asia, Africa and Eurasia Tony has gained solid technical experience in the management, development and delivery of projects, particularly uranium projects, around the world. He has also held senior positions in junior resources companies, including Clean TeQ Holdings (ASX: CLQ), Stonehenge Minerals and Crossland Strategic Metals (ASX: CUX) before joining Vimy in 2014.