Benedikt has joined the Ngali Mining Team as a consultant/ Chief Geologist in October 2019 and is involved with capacity building, technical co-ordination and leadership of ongoing multi-commodity exploration programmes in Rwanda. Benedikt started his career in regional petroleum exploration in the Eastern FSU, before moving on to work on Rio Tinto Exploration’s uranium & copper exploration projects in Sub-Saharan Africa, developing best practice. More recently, he carried out projects in Argentina, France, Finland, Mozambique, Myanmar and Sierra Leone.
Benedikt is a published expert in mineral exploration geochemistry and focuses on integrating geochemical with other geoscientific techniques in order to aid exploration targeting. He acts as a Qualified Person for NI 43-101, JORC and PERC compliant reporting and technical disclosure.