Director Profile: Gavin Yeates

Name: Gavin Yeates  
Grade: FAusIMM(CP)
Member Since: 1980
Profession: Geologist
Company: Gavin Yeates Consulting
Position: Principal
Location: Victoria

Brief CV

Gavin is an experienced mining industry executive and leader in strategy, technology, mining, and geoscience. He gained extensive experience in exploration, projects operations as well as leading corporate functions during his 35-year career with BHP.

He is currently an independent Director of CRC Ore Ltd. and acts as a strategic advisor and thought leader to mining companies, suppliers, and governments through his consulting practice. A graduate of University of Adelaide with a BSc(Hons) in Geology and Economic Geology, and has a Graduate Diploma in Business from Curtin University in Western Australia.

Gavin brings a deep understanding of the mining industry, its professionals, along with a vision for the future to help define the opportunities that a technology-enabled mining industry presents, whilst also bringing skills in corporate governance.