Chief Executive, Managing Director / Ardea Resources
Most Notable Role
Andrew Penkethman is a resources sector executive and geologist with extensive experience in the resources industry. His technical skills include project evaluation, early-stage and near-mine exploration, resource development, feasibility study management, permitting, stakeholder engagement and mine development across open pit and underground operations within Australia and overseas. Commodities experience includes gold, base metals, battery minerals and energy commodities over a range of geological settings. Mr Penkethman also held executive roles with a strong corporate focus including strategic partner processes, joint venture management, financial modelling, project acquisition and divestment. He has ASX, AIM and TSX equity markets experience. Mr Penkethman holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Wollongong, is a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, and a Member of the Australian Institute of Geoscientists.