FAusIMM, Principal Consultant, Mineralis Consultants Pty Ltd
Joe is a minerals industry consultant with 35 years' experience; 21 years in site research and operations management (Australia, Canada and USA) and 12 years as CEO of a successful technology developer and provider. Joe holds or has held several Directorships related to minerals collaborative research: 13 years with AMIRA, 12 years with the Coalition for Eco-Efficient Comminution (CEEC), 12 years on the MCA Minerals Tertiary Education Council, 9 years with JKMRC, 6 years with the Ian Wark Research Institute, and 2 years with CRC ORE. This background gives Joe a rare combination of senior operations management, research management, and technology development and commercialisation. As CEO of Xstrata Technology, this combination led to the establishment of five innovative processing technologies from concept to global industry products. He was awarded the AusIMM Institute Medal in 2017 for his contribution to the industry.