Director, Hanoi based
Patrick is Head of Corporate Development at Blackstone Minerals, an ASX-listed mining company. As part of a young and dynamic management team, his role in Vietnam includes business development and external relations for Blackstone, which aims to rapidly develop the Ta Khoa Nickel Mine and a downstream refinery producing battery materials for the emerging electric vehicles market.
Patrick is passionate about developing strategies driving positive outcomes and seeing Australian mining and services companies taking a pre-eminent position in the mining sector in Vietnam. As a new entrant to Vietnam, he appreciates the various challenges faced by corporates trying to establish in country.
Patrick has lived in China, Singapore, the United States and Australia prior to the current role in Vietnam. He can speak English, Chinese, Spanish and is learning Vietnamese.