Simon has spent 18 years as a Geologist and Mining Analyst.Senior Metals and Mining Analyst at Investec Asset Management, helping to manage multi-billion dollar funds focused on the natural resources space. Senior Mining Analyst at stockbrokers Ocean Equities Limited and Peel Hunt. Mining Analyst at Argent Partners Limited, a boutique M&A advisory focusing solely on the metals and mining space. Exploration Geologist in Spain and Ireland. M.Sc. in Mineral Deposit Appraisal (Mineral Exploration), Royal School of Mines, Imperial College. B.Sc. (Hon.) in Geology and Physical Geography, University of Liverpool.