|ROBERT J. (BOB) YOUNG|
Position: Technical Advisory Committee
B.Sc., P. Eng. (retired) - Exploration Consultant
Mr. Young resides in Vancouver and holds a B.A.Sc. (Geological Engineering) from the University of British Columbia. He is now retired as a Registered Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.
Mr. Young has over 50 years' mining and exploration experience with Placer Dome and Teck Resources. Mr. Young's career commenced in mine geology at Craigmont and Gibraltar and then became largely focused on exploration for the past 35 years. For several years, Mr. Young served as Vice President at Teck responsible for South American exploration in Santiago and retired from Teck in 1999. Mr. Young has conducted and managed exploration and evaluation programs primarily for copper and gold in Canada, United Sates, Chile, Argentina, Venezuela, Indonesia, Tanzania, and Namibia.