Dr Roric Smith

Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed 31 December 2016

B.Sc (Hons) Geology, Ph.D Geology

Dr Smith is a highly experienced geologist with extensive Australian and international experience. Until June 2016, Dr Smith was Vice President, Discovery and Chief Geologist for Evolution Mining Ltd, where he played a key role in leading that company’s exploration and mining efforts from implementation through to execution. Prior to joining Evolution, Dr Smith held numerous global senior executive positions with AngloGold Ashanti, including as Senior Vice President, Global Greenfield Exploration; Country Manager and Chief Representative China; Exploration Manager - North Asia Region; and Chief Geologist Australia. Dr Smith holds a B.Sc (Hons) Geology and Ph.D from the University of Natal in South Africa.

Special responsibilities

  • Member of the Sustainability Committee.