Arthur Hood

Non-Executive Director

Arthur qualified as a Civil Engineer in the UK and has a career spanning over 40 years.

He initially worked on large scale civil engineering design and construction projects; 10 years in coal mining and 20+ years in metalliferous mining projects working across the world.

Arthur brings a history of strong operational and organisational performance, company growth and corporate experience at all levels and in a variety of operating and governmental environments.

From 2005 to early 2010, Arthur served as CEO and Managing Director of Lihir Gold Ltd during which time the company’s share price doubled and market capitalisation grew from US$1.2 billion to over US$7 billion and the company was firmly established as an ASX Top 50 company.

Prior to his time a Lihir Gold, Arthur served as Managing Director of Placer Dome Tanzania and Placer Nuigini, and as VP of Business & Sustainable Development for Placer Dome Asia Pacific.

Prior to the merger with Qteq in October 2020, Arthur was Chairman of Prospect Group.