JULIAN BAVIN, Executive Director
A former Exploration Director of Rio Tinto with 30 years of technical, operational and commercial experience in mineral exploration, including 18 years in South America. Led the teams in Peru that discovered, or advanced, Mina Justa, Constancia, La Granja. Currently co-founder of private Chilean entities holding exploration tenements in Northern Chile, now under JV with Majors
Senior business executive with 27 years minerals industry experience, including 20 years with BHP. Successful greenfield / mining project development (Minera Spence, Chile) with extensive business experience in South America including private financing from HNI's and PE / investment bank funding for early stage exploration; JV option agreements with majors over multiple exploration properties in Latin America.
UK qualified geologist with 28 years' experience, specialising in the generation, management and development of mineral exploration projects worldwide. Successfully created, managed and grew both listed and private companies for precious, base metal and diamond companies in Latin America, India, SE Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe.
20 years' experience in corporate IT support, marketing, administration, logistics and travel including LAN / LATAM and currently Luna. Successfully completed professional courses including ESAN Marketing, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú Advanced English. She is also is actively involved with Luna's field activities including sampling programmes, community liaison, logistics and mineral licence administration.