Mr McClelland has over 25 years of mining development, operations and senior management experience across Australia, Indonesia, Laos, Vietnam, Eritrea and Ghana.

Mr McClelland has extensive experience in mine start-ups and commissioning, copper and polymetallic open pit mining operations including copper leaching, and over seven year’s direct operating experience in Indonesia.

Prior to joining Asiamet, Mr McClelland was Chief Operating Officer for PT Agincourt Resources leading the operational and exploration functions of the +300,000 ounce per annum Martabe Gold Mine (Martabe) in North Sumatera, Indonesia. The Martabe mine employs over 3,000 staff and contractors and operates to high international safety and ESG standards.

After completing his Bachelor of Minerals Processing Engineering (Hons) from The University of Queensland in 1996, Mr McClelland has undertaken postgraduate studies in Business Administration, Mining Engineering and Occupational Health and Safety.