The highly experienced technical and financial team, has overseen 60+ mine builds and over US$200bn of mining sector transactions, and works in a close and collaborative manner with management teams to deliver optimal results

The Appian Team

DAMIEN BRYANT

VP Metallurgy

DESCRIPTION

Damien is Vice President of Metallurgy at Appian Capital Advisory LLP. Damien is London-based and is responsible for undertaking technical due diligence on mining projects, principally from a metallurgical/processing perspective.

Damien has over 16 years of experience in metallurgy and mineral processing operations and worked extensively with Appian prior to joining the team.

Prior to joining Appian, Damien’s career focused primarily in process improvement and optimisation in challenging metallurgical conditions. Mr. Bryant has extensive experience in base metals (zinc-lead-copper-nickel), precious metals (gold-silver), garnet and gemstones. Damien and lived and worked overseas extensively in his career, including Australia, Honduras, Papua New Guinea, Egypt, Burkina Faso, Mexico and others.

Co-Founder of BHM Process Consultants, a metallurgical consultancy that provided specialist advice for scoping and prefeasibility stage projects, including laboratory test work, management, analysis, plant conceptual mass balancing, design and CAPEX / OPEX estimation. This consultancy also specialised in site-based optimisations and troubleshooting. Damien has also participated in several due diligence processes and CAPEX / OPEX estimations for project evaluations.

MICHAEL W. SCHERB

Founder and CEO

GUILLERMO KAELIN

Managing Partner

TONY REDMAN

Senior Operating Partner

ROBIN MILLS

Senior Operating Partner

JOS HAUMANN

Senior Operating Partner

COLIN PATON

CFO

RALPH PENNER

Director of Mining Engineering

GUY DE FREITAS

Principal

KEN BRISEBOIS

Senior VP Resources

MARTIN PAWLITSCHEK

Senior VP Geology

MARCUS SCHOLZ

VP Mining

DAMIEN BRYANT

VP Metallurgy

BENJAMIN MUSTON

Vice President

JP ASALGADO

Senior Mining Engineer

CARLOS LUDOWIEG

Senior Associate

DANIEL ROTTMAN

Investment Associate

CHRISTOPHER LINARES

Investment Associate

HASAN KERMALI

Financial Controller

BARBARA MUEHLEISEN

Executive Assistant

MOYA WOODER

Office Manager

ROMINA ASTE

Executive Assistant