Mr. Martinez is a Mining Engineer with more than 30 years of continuous experience in general management, management of mine operations, technical services management planning and operation of mines including open pit, underground operations small, medium and large. Most recently at Compañia Minera San Geronimo as Manager of Tugal Operaciones & Talcuna (Chile), Responsible for all operations and engineering with an emphasis on the operations of the underground mine to increase production levels and implementing the continuous improvement of all operations. Producing 120,000 tonnes per month of concentrate Cu and Ag with 700 people employed. Prior to that General Manager with Minera Dayton where he established long-term production plans, including large scale mining of gold and copper.
Mr. Martinez holds a Mining Engineer degree from the University of Atacama, Copiapo- Chile, a Master of Engineering Sciences from the University of Chile, and postgraduate courses in analysis of systems and in computer science applied to mining.