Senior exploration geologist with over 40 years of international experience in regions including Canada, USA, Mexico, South America, Indonesia, Africa, Russia, China and Mongolia. Fellow member of AUSIMM and qualified to write NI 43-101 or JORC Competent Person reports for various exchanges.
Exploration background extends from grassroots to project pre-feasibility studies. Working experience related a wide variety of mineral settings that include, precious metals, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, industrial and energy commodities.
Mr. Artmont has held senior positions with Rio Tinto, Kennecott Australia, Freeport McMoran Indonesia, Union Carbide, Norilsk Nickel and Ivanhoe Mining. From 1989 to 1995, Mr. Artmont served as the Chief Exploration Geologist for Freeport responsible for conducting exploration over a 57,000 km2 Contract of Work surrounding the world-class Grasberg deposit.