McSweeney Partners Appoints Namesake

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Prominent Western Australian resource development consultants McSweeney Partners Pty Ltd today announced the appointment of well-known mining industry executive Mr David McSweeney to its board as Chairman.

The Company, founded by David’s father John McSweeney, has been delivering a wide range of studies and project services to the resource sector - both in Australia and overseas - for over 30 years. It continues to be a leader in the field of engineering, project management process control and risk management. 

David McSweeney brings a depth of expertise in the international mining and resources industry to the Company, including experience in the development of bulk commodity projects, infrastructure and a wide-ranging contact network. He has worked in the resources sector for over 20 years in a variety of roles ranging from exploration to project management, project finance, commercial and legal structuring and corporate development.

He was founding Managing Director of successful resources group, Gindalbie Metals Ltd, where he oversaw two successful gold mine developments and was instrumental in the Company’s more recent repositioning as an iron ore company. After his departure from Gindalbie in 2006, Mr McSweeney established ASX-listed Avalon Minerals, a diversified resources company of which he is currently Executive Chairman and Managing Director and is also a Non Executive Director of ASX-listed Bauxite Resources Limited.

David’s previous directorships include positions on the Goldfields Esperance Development Commission, Goldfields Credit Union, Australian Gold Council and Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC). Mr McSweeney was also previously a non-executive director of ASX-listed copper-gold exploration company, Exco Resources Ltd.

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