Scott Cowie

General Manager Technical Services
BEng (Mining), LLB, MAusIMM(CP), GAICD


Scott is responsible for technical support for the Frieda River studies (in PNG) and PanAust’s mining operations (in Laos),  including : progressing concepts to feasibility studies, continual operational improvement programs, mine closure planning, tailings storage facility stewardship, environmental impact assessments, and life of mine planning.

Scott is a mining engineer with 15 years’ experience in mine engineering, study management and environmental permitting in both operational and consulting engineering roles. Prior to joining PanAust, Scott worked with a number of publicly listed companies including Tetra Tech, Glencore, Xstrata and MIM in a number of countries including Australia, Canada, Turkey and the United Kingdom on a range of greenfield and brownfield project developments. Scott commenced employment with PanAust in January 2015.

Scott is a Chartered Professional with the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.