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Guest Speaker: Drew Anwyll, Vice President of Operations
Topic: Detour Gold - A project Update
Mr. Anwyll is a mining engineer with over 20 years of international experience in operations start-up, construction and project management of both open pit and underground mines. Prior to joining Detour Gold in September 2011, Mr. Anwyll spent the last year with Allied Gold Mining Plc. as General Manager of Operations at the Gold Ridge gold mine where he successfully led the recommencement of the mining operation.
The vast majority of his career was with the major gold companies: Barrick Gold Corporation and Placer Dome Inc. (which was acquired in 2006 by Barrick Gold). From 2005 to 2010, he progressed from Underground Mine Superintendent to Mine Manager at the Porgera gold mine (Papua New Guinea), a large open pit (180,000 tpd) and underground (2,300 tpd) operation. Mr. Anwyll joined Placer in 1993 in a number of progressive senior positions, including Operations Capital Coordinator from 2002 to 2005 at the South Deep mine (South Africa), Mine General Foreman from 2000 to 2002 at the Dome mine (Ontario), and Reid Shaft Sinking Project Superintendent from 1997 to 2000 at the Campbell mine (Ontario).
Mr. Anwyll received his Bachelor of Science in mining engineering and his Master of Science in engineering from McGill University.
A special thank you to Atlas Copco for sponsoring the lunch.