PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA – OCTOBER 25, 2021 – CSA Global (an ERM Group company) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nigel Fung as the new lead for its Americas operations.
Nigel has a Bachelor of Mining Engineering from McGill University and a strong background in consulting engineering, mine planning and evaluation, and economic analysis based on more than 20 years of experience in the global mining industry.
He recently held roles as Vice President Mining with Micon International and Director of Mine Planning for McEwen Mining in Canada and was responsible for long-range planning and permitting work for the Magistral mine in Mexico and the Black Fox mine (Timmins, Ontario, Canada). Nigel has worked extensively across Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, and Latin America.
Dr Neal Reynolds, Partner – Americas, states: “We are excited to have appointed Nigel, who is a dynamic and innovative mining professional. Nigel is a highly motivated business leader who will drive the continuing growth of the CSA Global mining consultancy business throughout the Americas. Nigel brings excellence in technical planning and execution of projects with a pragmatic and value-adding approach highly valued by our clients. He will work closely with our global mining team and ERM colleagues to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients.”
Commenting on his appointment, Nigel stated: “I am very thrilled to be heading the CSA Global Americas team, and I am looking forward to the challenges associated with my new role and growing the market share in the world’s leading mining region.”
Nigel is involved in various mining organisations and committees such as the Diversity and Inclusion Committee (formerly Women in Engineering Advisory Committee) of the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers, CIM – Mineral Economics Society, and was previously the West Toronto PEO Outreach Committee Chair and member of its Environmental Committee.
CSA Global is a leading provider of consulting services to the global minerals industry and specialises in corporate, mining, resources, geometallurgy, geoscience, exploration, technology and data and water services. CSA Global has been delivering trusted technical services, training and independent advice to public and private mining companies, governments, industry associations, financial and legal groups globally for more than 35 years. CSA Global is a member of the ERM group of companies, a global provider of sustainability advisory services, including environmental, health, safety, risk, and social consulting. CSA Global and ERM work collaboratively on projects with a view to better support the evolving needs of our clients to help them operate more sustainably.
Magda Fimmano | Marketing and Communications Manager | CSA Global Pty Ltd
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