SRK Exploration Services has appointed John Paul Hunt as its local manager, representing the Cardiff-based company in close collaboration with the SRK Consulting (SA) office in Johannesburg.
Hunt joined SRK Exploration Services from the Council for Geoscience as a senior exploration geologist.
He is an economic and exploration geologist with over 15 years’ experience in grassroots to brownfields target generation and exploration. He has worked extensively in sub-Saharan Africa and Scandinavia, primarily engaged with base /precious metal magmatic sulphide deposits, orogenic / placer gold, and mineralisation related to magmatic-hydrothermal systems.
In his career Hunt has planned and executed exploration programmes at all stages from target generation to evaluation and he was part of numerous project reviews, due diligence and feasibility studies.