B.Eng (Mining & Mineral)
Iso Ealedona joined St Barbara in May 2020 as Head of Operations at Simberi and was appointed to the role of General Manager Simberi Operations in February 2021. Prior to joining St Barbara, Iso held the role of Manager Mining & Mobile Fleet at nearby Lihir covering operations, maintenance and technical services.
Holding a Bachelor in Mining and Mineral Engineering with the PNG University of Technology, Iso has gained deep industry experience with roles at the former Placer mines of Misima and Porgera, Newcrest’s Lihir Gold, Rio Tinto Iron Ore in Australia, Morobe Mining JV and Ok Tedi Mining in PNG. He is a holder of the PNG Registered Mine Manager competency.