Plugging Into Future Energy
John Borshoff has been a significant player in the development of uranium mining with the proof of his success with Paladin Energy. His strong advocacy to the importance of uranium and the success of his mining career demonstrates his dedicated work ethic and accomplishments within the uranium mining realms. This is a rare opportunity to hear John speak about his triumphs, tribulations and what is his truly inspiring story.
John Borshoff is a geologist who has been involved in the Australian and African exploration and mining industry for 34 years. Mr Borshoff worked for International Nickel and Canadian Superior Mining before joining a German mining group, Uranerz from 1976 to 1991. He became Chief Geologist/Exploration Manager during the period 1981-1986 and served as its chief executive from 1987 to mid 1991 when the German parent of Uranerz made the decision to close its Australian operations. The primary focus of the Uranerz Group was the search and development of uranium with the company operating extensively throughout Australia, North America and Africa.
John Borshoff founded Paladin Energy Ltd and was appointed a Director on 24 September 1993. He has extensive knowledge of the uranium industry and experience in company management, strategic planning and administration. Mr Borshoff has been intimately involved in industry issues in Australia where he is a founding director of the Australian Uranium Association and has served on the federal government's Uranium Industry Framework since its inception.