Manager of Africa, Brendan Clarke stated: “Michael is a talented geologist and pre-eminent pegmatite expert with more than 20 years’ experience. He possesses a broad view of the battery metals space and has significant expertise throughout Africa and the Middle East.”
Most recently, Michael was a Principal Consultant (Critical Metals) for The MSA Group and was involved in the execution and management of small- to large-scale multi commodity exploration projects and specialist pegmatite consulting.
Michael’s appointment will allow for greater integration opportunities and synergies across our clients and regions globally. His specialist lithium, tantalum and base metals skills, together with his extensive tin and gold experience, will further enhance our battery metals offering, as well as bolstering our global exploration and corporate expertise added Clarke.
Commenting on his appointment, Michael stated: “I am very pleased to join the CSA Global team and look forward to helping expand the business in Africa and beyond. My technical skillset applicable throughout CSA Global, and my significant African expertise, with a specific pegmatite focus, will allow us to provide expert technical consulting skills to existing and new clients.”
Michael is a member of the South African Council for Natural Scientific Professions and a fellow of the Geological Society of South Africa. He lectures in the areas of Exploration Geology, and the Master of Science course at Rhodes University on the topic of Exploration Geochemistry and Pegmatites.
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