Philip Bruce has worked in the global minerals industry in exploration, evaluation, development, acquisitions, operations and senior corporate management. He is a mining engineer with extensive experience in Australia and overseas, and has been instrumental in the growth of small and large resource companies including Plutonic Resources which grew from $30 million to over $1 billion market capitalisation. Mr Bruce graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Mining, Honours) from the University of New South Wales. He is a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Mr Bruce also has board experience with several Australian public-listed companies.