In his 30 years in the mining industry, Mike has worked on both the project and operations sides of the business. Working directly for mining companies, and being responsible for budgets in excess of $700 million annually, has given him a unique perspective on all phases of a project’s development including permitting, studies, approvals and execution.
Mike has built his career by focusing on helping others be successful. He understands that a project takes a community to bring it to life. He’s managed a project staff of up to 7,000 and has worked with unions, governments, and indigenous communities. Through the experience of working with so many people, he has crafted exceptional communication skills in order to learn about and then meet the expectations of the people his projects serve.
Mike enjoys cooking, and loves variety, often searching for exciting dishes from across the globe. His passion for food and entertaining is only matched by his love of fitness.