Dr. David Stone
Dr. David Stone M.B.A., P.Eng.
has in excess of thirty years of engineering and financial consulting experience to underground and surface metal mines worldwide.
He has managed and led multidisciplinary project teams through pre-feasibility and feasibility level evaluations of development-stage projects, and has contributed to the engineering, design and construction of several mines.
expertise includes scoping and feasibility studies for open pit and underground projects, and an extensive international knowledge of current mining best practices, environmental permitting, mine planning and production scheduling, capital and operating costs, equipment selection, and financial analyses.
international experience includes extended assignments in South Africa: Bushveld (PGE's), Witwatersrand (Gold), Zimbabwe (Great Dike PGE's) as well as West Africa (Gold) and other locations around the world including Ghana, Papua New Guinea, Australia, Argentina, Guatemala, Peru, Venezuela, Uruguay, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, the U.S.A. and Canada's Yukon Territory.
B.A.Sc. in Geological Engineering from the University of British Columbia
and went on to complete a Ph.D. in civil engineering at Queen's University
in Kingston where he
also returned to complete an M.B.A.
is a licensed professional engineer in numerous Canadian and United States jurisdictions.
Dr. Stone sits on a number of Boards of TSX and Venture Exchange listed companies.