Dr Roric Smith (Non-Executive Director)
Dr Roric Smith is a highly experienced geologist with extensive Australian and international experience and is currently a Non-Executive Director for mid-tier ASX-listed copper producer Sandfire Resources NL. Until June 2016, Dr Smith was Vice President, Discovery and Chief Geologist for Evolution, where he played a key role in leading that company's exploration efforts.
Prior to joining Evolution, Dr Smith held numerous senior executive positions with the gold producer AngloGold Ashanti, including as Senior Vice President, Global Greenfield Exploration; Country Manager and Chief Representative China; Exploration Manager - North Asia Region; and Chief Geologist Australia. Dr Smith holds a B.Sc (Hons) Geology and Ph.D from the University of Natal in South Africa.