Our People: 
Simon McCracken - Director/Principal Consultant

Simon McCracken is a geologist with more than 25 years of experience that encompasses all stages of the exploration and mining cycle. Simon has experience working in both underground and open pit mines, in a range of different commodities, including gold, copper, nickel, silver, lead, zinc and uranium. He is proficient in the use of a variety of exploration and mining specific software including, Studio, Mapinfo, Supervisor, and X10-GEO.

Simon has worked on projects around the world including Australia, West, Central, and East Africa, Central Asia, and Central and East Russia.


  • Exploration planning and implementation 
  • Resource delineation and development.
  • Mine geology for underground and surface operations.
  • Grade control and reconciliation. 
  • Mining and exploration procedures. 
  • Database management.
  • Geo-statistical and classical Mineral Resource estimation and evaluation.
  • Preparation of reports to the NI43-101 and JORC standards.
  • Independent geological reviews and due diligence.