Shaun is responsible for support activities at the Company's Phu Kham and Ban Houayxai Operations in Laos, as well as for its exploration tenements in Myanmar and other operational sites in Laos and Southeast Asia. This involves overseeing the safety, security, human resources, community relations, environmental management and administrative functions. 

Shaun commenced employment with PanAust in January 2011 as the Human Resources and Training Manager based in Laos. His most recent appointment was Group Human Resources Manager, a position he held until December 2017.

Shaun has more than 15 years' experience working in the mining industry in Southeast Asia. Prior to joining PanAust, Shaun held several positions with MMG Sepon in Laos, and with a number of mining, oil and gas companies in Africa.