Rod Leonard

Independent Lead Director - commenced 2019

Rod has more than 30 years’ experience in the design, construction and operation of major projects in North and South America, Africa, Asia and Australia. He has been involved in many aspects of the mineral processing industry from process development, feasibility studies, and design assignments as well as project commissioning.  He is one of the founding Directors of Lycopodium (ASX: LYL) and served as an Executive Director of Lycopodium Limited from 2004 to 2019 and is currently a non-executive Director.  Rod has been directly involved with Lycopodium’s strong track record recently delivering projects for West African, Endeavour Mining, Semafo, Nordgold in Burkina Faso as well as for other companies in West Africa. Rod holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Metallurgical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines, and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) and a Member of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME).