Mr Murray Brooker is a geological consultant and hydrogeologist with extensive experience in industrial minerals, in addition to commodities such as copper, gold, zinc, coal, nickel and geothermal energy. Mr Brooker has acquired extensive experience in industrial minerals working on exploration programs and undertaking resource estimates on projects that include lithium brines, hard rock lithium pegmatite deposits, potash salt lake deposits, borates, gypsum sands, and frac sand.
Mr Brooker has 26 years’ experience in the mining industry in exploration, resource definition, project feasibility studies and consulting roles, where he was the principal geologist for resource evaluations and independent reviews of ASX and TSX listed companies. Mr Brooker is the Principal Geologist of Hydrominex Geoscience, a Sydney-based geological consultancy, and previously worked for Australian and International mining and exploration companies and for international engineering consultancies.
Mr Brooker is a fluent Spanish-speaker who has worked extensively in Australia and in South America since 1994, principally in Chile and Argentina. He has acted as the JORC Competent Person for ASX listed companies and as the Qualified Person for NI 43-101 reporting for Canadian companies overseeing all elements of quality control associated with exploration and development programs.