Joe Mazumdar has been Co-editor and Analyst at Exploration Insights since December 2015. Previously, he spent six years as senior mining analyst at Haywood Securities and Canaccord Genuity in Vancouver, and another six years as Director of Strategic Planning, Corporate Development at Newmont Mining (Denver) and Senior Market Analyst/Trader at Phelps Dodge (Phoenix).
Before becoming a mining market analyst, Joe also worked for 12 years as exploration geologist in different capacities for IAMGOLD, North Minerals, and RTZ in South America, and ? ? MIM Exploration in Queensland, Australia.
He has a BSc in Geology (1988) from the University of Alberta, an MSc in Geology and Mining (1997) from James Cook University (Queensland), and an MSc in Mineral Economics (2003) from the Colorado School of Mines.