Robert Hartley
Projects Manager

Rob has over 20 years experience in the mining and exploration industry. He has held prior positions with Cyprus Gold, Arimco, Newcrest Mining and Iscor Australia. Rob has worked on projects in New Zealand, Fiji, Vanuatu, Soloman Islands and Proterozoic terrains of Australia. The latter 10 years have been as a development/project geologist involved in advanced feasibility study work and reserve estimates.


Richard Hatfield
Exploration Manager, Australia

Richard holds an M.Sc. degree in geology and has previously worked for Shell/Billiton, Rio Tinto and Iscor Australia. During his eight years with Shell, he worked on and managed gold and base metal projects in five different African countries and in Indonesia. He then moved to Rio Tinto to manage diamond exploration programs in Western Australia before assuming a two-year business development role with Iscor Australia. Richard joined Mincor at its inception as Exploration Manager and has since worked on precious and base metal exploration programs in most Australian states, Pakistan, Ireland and various South Pacific countries including Papua New Guinea.


Peter Muccilli
Exploration Manager, Kambalda

Peter is a geologist with over 15 years experience and has worked in gold, nickel, zinc and lead. He has previously worked for Samantha Gold, Resolute and Western Metals. Peter's experience includes mine geology (both open cut and underground), exploration and resource estimations. He worked extensively at the Lennard Shelf in the Kimberley and the Eastern Goldfields. Peter has been the commissioning mine geologist for a number of new mines, including the Chalice Gold Mine and Pillara Lead Zinc mine.


Brett Fowler
General Manager, Kambalda Operations

Brett is a mining engineer/mine geologist with over 25 years in the mining industry. Having started his career working underground on Kalgoorlie's Golden Mile, he worked as a mining and exploration geologist in the Eastern Goldfields, Yilgarn and Northern Territory over 10 years. He then held roles of mining superintendent with Resolute Ltd at their Higginsville open pit and underground gold operation, followed by mining manager and then operations manager of the Bulong Nickel Project near Kalgoorlie.

Brett has a Graduate Diploma in Computing and in 2003 completed a Mining Engineering Graduate Diploma. He then worked as a mining engineer in underground gold and nickel operations around the Kambalda region from 2004-2009, including three years as underground manager at Mincor's Otter Juan Nickel Mine, after attaining a WA First Class Mine Managers Certificate of Competency. After four years at Minara Resources' Murrin Murrin HPAL nickel laterite operation as mining manager, Brett returned to Mincor in the role of General Manager, Kambalda Nickel Operations. 



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