René Sterk

Director & Principal Consultant Geologist

RSC Mining & Mineral Exploration

René is a geologist and the founder of RSC, global consultants to the mineral exploration and mining industry with offices in three continents. He holds a Master’s degree in Structural Geology and Tectonics, and is a Chartered Professional and a Fellow with the AusIMM. Through his work as director of RSC and as chair of the NZ Branch during 2016-2017, he has focussed on industry innovation and has been a strong advocate for better pathways for the development of resources professionals.

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