David G. Thomas
David is currently working as an independent resources geologist. Recently David has worked as the Principal Resource Geologist based in the Vancouver office of AMEC Americas. David has gained 17 years of experience in the minerals industry by conducting exploration programs and participating in advanced stage exploration and feasibility stage projects. This experience was related to a variety of deposit types including gold-silver, copper-gold, copper-zinc, iron ore, nickel and industrial minerals. Prior to joining AMEC, has been employed by international exploration and mining companies in southeastern Europe, a geological environment similar to other circum-Pacific settings.
Since 1995, has held a series of increasingly senior positions from Exploration Geologist to Project Geologist with TVX Gold Inc. to Exploration Manager with Dundee Precious Metals Inc.
Experience includes project appraisal and evaluation, orebody modelling, geostatistical evaluation, sampling and assay quality control for open pit and underground projects. Has authored and co-authored several NI 43-101 compliant technical reports.
A Gemcom and Minesight mining software operator with 10 years of experience in creating mineral resource models.