Asian Investment Conference 2022
John de Vries
CEO and Managing Director, Black Rock Mining Limited
John de Vries is CEO and Managing Director at Black Rock Mining Limited. He is a mining engineer with over 35 years of experience in mine development and operations. Mr. de Vries’ professional experience spans Africa, the Pacific, the Former Soviet Union, North and South America, as well as Australia.
Prior to Black Rock Mining, Mr. de Vries was General Manager of Technical Services at St Barbara where he played an integral part in the turnaround of the company’s operations in 2014. He also held operational management roles at BHP Nickel West, Orica Mining Services and Western Mining Corp.
Mr. de Vries holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Mining from Federation University Australia, a Masters of Science degree in Mineral Economics and a Graduate Diploma in Economic Geology from Macquarie University. He also holds a Graduate Diploma in Financial Markets from FINSIA.