Mr. Moody has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry, including mineral exploration, resource assessment, business development, strategy and government relations. This includes 24 years with Rio Tinto from 1992 to 2015. During 2005-2010, he was Exploration Director for the Project Generation Group and the Asia Region, and from 2010 to 2015, he was Vice President and Director for Business Development. Mr. Moody has an impressive track record in discovery of mineral resources and commercial transactions in Australia, Asia, Latin America, Africa, Europe and North America. This includes leading the teams in identification and exploration of several projects now in feasibility and/or production, including Mina Justa, Constancia, La Granja, Corani and Ollachea. As Director of Business Development at Rio Tinto, his responsibilities included corporate strategy, M&A and public market transactions, with recent achievements including takeover of Hathor Exploration Ltd and leading the divestment of the Northparkes Mine. His work in the international arena has provided him the opportunity to build an impressive network of business and government contacts.
Mr. Moody has a Bachelor of Science with Honours from the University of New England, a graduate of the Senior Leadership Program from the London Business School , a graduate of the Business Leadership Development Program from the Australian Graduate School of Management, and is a Fellow of the Society of Economic Geologists.