Piepgrass will also assist the company in expanding the footprint in the region, which is considered an emerging gold exploration region.
He is a geologist with over 15 years’ experience in the mineral exploration and development industry having worked as an exploration manager for Australian and Canadian junior companies.
He has worked on projects in North America, South America and East Africa and his appointment is effective as of 1 June 2019, two days from today.
Tempus’s technical director Brendan Borg will be discussing its Zamora Projects and Valle del Tigre Project in Ecuador next Tuesday at Proactive’s CEO Sessions in Melbourne.
Notably, the company's projects are in the same district as the world-class 9.48-million ounce Fruta del Norte gold discovery.
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