Dr Andy WildeMAusIMM
Chief Geologist, Deep Yellow Limited
Andy has enjoyed a career in exploration and academic research spanning over 35 years. After a spell with Uranerz in the 1980s exploring for uranium in the Northern Territory, he completed a PhD on the major uranium deposits of the Alligator Rivers region. He then joined BHP Minerals exploring for gold and base-metals worldwide and later Gold Fields. His academic experience includes teaching of various geoscience courses at Sultan Qaboos University in Oman and leading projects of the co-operative research centre in predictive mineral discovery based in Melbourne. He was chief geologist at Paladin Energy from 2010 until 2015 where he was involved in the exploration of world class uranium deposits in Australia, Canada, Malawi and Namibia and during that time was also a consultant for the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency. He is currently chief geologist at Deep Yellow providing technical expertise for the Tumas pre-feasibility study and potential M & A opportunities.