Evan joined St Barbara in November 2020 as Chief Operating Officer. He is a mining executive with more than 25 years of industry experience across a wide range of executive, senior management and operational roles in Australia and internationally, including Papua New Guinea.
Most recently he was President and CEO of Nevada Copper Corporation and prior to that held executive roles at Kasbah Resources, Asian Mineral Resources and Kagara, as well as senior roles at Barrick. Mr Spencer has significant experience in mine planning, project development, feasibility studies, permitting and business development.
Evan holds a Master of Mineral Economics, a Bachelor of Applied Science Geology (Hons), completed post-graduate studies in mine engineering, business, economics and frontline management. Mr Spencer also holds a W.A. First Class Managers Certificate.