Miles Thompson BSc (Hons)
Executive Chairman, President & CEO
Miles is an exploration geologist, with over 30 years’ experience working on natural resource projects in around the globe, including precious and base metals, industrial minerals, oil & gas and renewable energy. He is a co-founder of Lara Exploration and of Reservoir Minerals (RMC.V), which was acquired by Nevsun in 2016. Miles was part of the discovery team that was winner of the Thayer Lindsley Award at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada in 2016 for the Cukaru Peki Copper Gold Discovery in Serbia. Prior to starting Lara in 2006, Miles was Manager of Business Development at Gold Fields Exploration, where his responsibilities included working on joint ventures and acquisitions in the Americas, Africa and Eurasia.