BSc (Hons) Mining, MAusIMM(CP)
Karol has more than twenty-two years’ experience in open pit iron ore, professional planning roles, and consulting. He has managed technical professionals to provide quality mine technical services in the areas of business planning, mine engineering, production reporting, directing and coordinating activities connected with mine production. His experience includes equipment selection, cost estimation, financial evaluations, pit and dump optimisations and designs, computerised mine planning and scheduling. Karol has worked extensively in the gold mining industry across West Africa, in particular, Mali and Senegal and Suriname, South America. He is skilled in the use of pit optimisation, design, planning and scheduling software and has extensive experience as a Lead Competent Person for reporting of ore reserves under JORC and SEC rules, and mine planning risk assessment under SOX.