Pierre Fourie has an extensive career of over 27 years as a Mining Engineer and Chief Executive Officer in the areas of Mining, Mining IT and Corporate Development.
Aged 46, Mr. Fourie has an extensive career of over 27 years as a Mining Engineer and Chief Executive Officer in the areas of Mining, Mining IT and Corporate Development. Mr. Fourie’s specific skills include business development; business optimisation and strategy; people management and development; mineral economics; mine optimisation, construction and operation; programming; IT infrastructure; resource/reserve estimation and financial modelling. Mr. Fourie worked for Anglo American as Mining Engineer and then started an Engineering Consulting Company which he expanded from Johannesburg South Africa to London UK, Perth Australia, Vancouver Canada and Santiago Chile. After selling his consulting company he acted as CEO of engineering firm DRA Americas and then Head of Mining for Namakwa Diamonds. In addition to his career experience, Mr. Fourie holds BEng(mining) and BCompt degrees. Mr. Fourie is a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM).