Dr Peter Trout

Executive General Manager, Technical Support and Studies
BEng (Hons), PhD (Mining Engineering) MAusIMM


Peter is responsible for corporate technical services, studies and project development activities across the PanAust Group.

His role encompasses the operation of the Frieda River Copper-Gold Project site and government and community relations in Papua New Guinea.

Peter is a mining engineer with more than 20 years of technical, operational, project development and executive management experience. He has held senior positions at large-scale underground and open-pit metalliferous mining operations in Australia, Papua New Guinea and the Dominican Republic and has previously worked with Perilya Limited, Newcrest Mining and MIM Limited.

Peter commenced employment with PanAust in August 2013 and was seconded to Caledon Coal as Chief Executive Officer in late 2015.