Bruce is a mining executive with over 30 years’ experience  internationally, in a range of commodities including (but not limited to) base and precious metals, mineral sands, diamonds, coal and oil and gas. Bruce qualified as a geoscientist and now operates as a company director providing leadership and strategic direction to a range of resource groups, globally.

His passion is the mentoring of young STEM professionals as they begin their journeys’, within the global resources industry. He has strong relationships with the School of Minerals & Energy Resources Engineering at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia, where he is currently a Member of their Mining Industry Advisory Committee.

Bruce graduated from the University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand with degrees in Earth Science and was subsequently awarded a Master of Business Administration from Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia.

He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy;  and a member of the Society of Economic Geologists; the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum and The Australian Institute of Company Directors.