Mr. Richard (Rick) Tschauder M.Sc. has over 30 years experience in exploration, development and production in the mining industry, both in North America and internationally. For 15 years, Rick was chief geologist for Hecla Mining Company. From 1984 until 1995, he was involved in acquisition efforts that led to a ten-fold increase in Hecla’s gold reserves, and was instrumental in bringing a number of mines to production.
Since 1996 Mr. Tschauder has specialized in providing evaluation, acquisition and project management services internationally with a focus in Mexico where he has extensive knowledge of geology and the mining industry.