Mr Mitchell is a geologist and corporate executive with 28 years of resources industry experience in technical and finance roles including 10 years gold exploration and mine development experience with Normandy NFM, RGC Exploration, Goldfields and Aurora Gold in countries as diverse as Australia, Bolivia, Chile, Papua New Guinea and Indonesia.
Additionally, Mr Mitchell worked for 12 years in banking and corporate development, predominantly in project finance and equity capital markets where he was responsible for the raising of more than US$80 million in equity capital and engaging investors worldwide. During 2013-2014 Mr Mitchell was Managing Director of Asiatic Gold Ltd, an unlisted public company with gold exploration and development projects in South Korea, a company he subsequently acquired in 2016.
Mr Mitchell has been Managing Director of Southern Gold Ltd since February 2015 and has overseen a significant expansion in its asset base and exploration activities.
Simon Mitchell, Managing Director of Southern Gold Limited, joined the lineup of speakers at Mines and Money Asia 2018. Download the 2019 programme now.