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

KEN BRISEBOIS

Senior VP Resources

DESCRIPTION

Ken is a Senior Vice President Resources for Appian Capital Advisory LLP. Ken is based in London and is responsible for undertaking technical due diligence and portfolio company advisory.

Ken has more than 30 years of worldwide experience in the mining industry. His core skills include resource and reserve risk assessment, audits and due diligence activities, geostatistical studies, operational improvement studies, and resource and reserve estimation. Ken has been directly involved in the final resource and reserve estimations for new mine openings at more than 10 mines including Los Pelambres, Escondida Norte, San Gregorio, Grasberg Big Gossen, Akyem, Diavik and Gaucho Kue.

Ken has led and participated in more than 150 studies and reviews ranging in focus among greenfields, PEA, PFS, DFS and operating mines. Ken has executed projects in a wide range of locations including North and South America, Africa, Indonesia, Russia, and Australia, serving as a Competent/Qualified person (NI43-101 and JORC) across several commodities including gold, silver, diamonds, copper, nickel, and zinc. Prior to joining Appian, Ken spent 22 years with Amec Mining and Consulting (now Wood PLC).

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