The Board of Directors
Building a global mining company not only requires strong governance but also seasoned professionals from the industry, parallel verticals and a sound understanding of the geopolitical landscapes as we do business into the future. Our Board draws on their core attributes, to deliver an efficient and agile business across all verticals, enabled with their skillsets to reshape the underground mining landscape.
David Sproule, is a metallurgical engineer and entrepreneur. He has +35 years of experience in the mining industry in Australia and internationally. He founded the highly successful private Australian mining company ‘Polymetals’, establishing and operating numerous mining projects across Australia. The majority of these operations have been gold and silver. David aligns the vision of the OroTree Group with his extensive innovative development, production, business and governance skills.
Bruce McDonald is an economic geologist with +35 years of experience in the mining industry having worked with companies such as Newmont, BP Minerals, Kennecott, Snowden, Encom and ASVI. He has worked on some of the world’s largest mines (primarily gold) and has managed and worked on many greenfield and brownfield discoveries. His expertise in orogenic and epithermal gold systems spans numerous goldfields globally and has delivered several innovative discoveries in Fiji, southern Philippines, Central Asia and West Africa. His international career has built strong corporate governance and compliance skill.