Darren is a mining executive with 22 years’ experience building and developing mining projects across Australia, North and South America. Darren has worked across all aspects of the mining business from M&A to technical to operations and executive management. He has worked with Anglo Coal Australia, Glencore, Nyrstar and Mubadala and was involved in Minera San Cristobal a silver, lead, zinc project in Bolivia (greenfield), the Prodeco coal project in Colombia (brownfield) as VPO. Darren is now CEO of Mubadala advancing the large, underground gold project (greenfield) operated by Minesa in Bucaramanga. Darren is a civil engineer from University of New South Wales, Australia.