Technical Division

Luis Carlos F. da Silva - General Manager Brazil

  • Exploration geologist with 25 years of experience with gold mineralization in Archean and Proterozoic terrains.
    Amarillo´s Brasil Country Manager since 2007
  • B.S. in Geology (UFRN/Brazil)
  • M.Sc. in Economic Geology by UFMG/Brazil
  • Post Graduation in “Project Management” (PMI Methodology) by Fundação Getulio Vargas/Brazil
  • Post Graduation Mineral Economy  by B.I. International – Belo Horizonte/MG.         

Frank Baker - Project Development Manager

  • Graduate of Sheffield University with Masters in Metallurgy, over thirty years' experience
  • Taken three mines from Feasibility into production on three continents, South America, Australia and Africa
  • Most recent job was commissioning a 2million tonne per year Gold mine Western Australia
  • Brazilian citizen fluent in Portuguese, he has just joined the company to lead the Mara Rosa Project