Andrew Tyrrell is an exploration geologist with over 20 years of experience in the minerals industry, with a primary focus on gold.
Mr Tyrrell will become chief executive of Lachlan Star in February 2024. Prior to that, he was the general manager of discovery at gold producer and explorer Gold Road Resources where he led the transition of the company to a national explorer and in the restructuring its discovery group into a self-generating business development and project generation model. Prior to Gold Road Resources, he spent 10 years at Anglo Gold Ashanti in various roles including as technical manager of global greenfields exploration and as exploration manager for USA where he led the team in the discovery of the Silicon project epithermal system, whilst rebuilding the North American exploration project and generative portfolio.
Mr Tyrrell holds a Master of Science in Ore Deposit Geology from the University of WA and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Geology from Curtin University. He is a member of the Society of Economic Geologists, the Australian Institute of Geoscientists, and the Geological Society of Nevada.