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Shu Zhan


Bankers Cobalt Corp

Mr. Zhan has 35 years experience in exploration geology and technical consultancy in mineral and petroleum industries, including significant experience in the Democratic Republic of Congo.  He has worked in Asia, Australasia, and Africa engaging in the exploration of various commodities including gold, copper, cobalt, lead, zinc, nickel and iron ore. His professional areas cover mineral exploration, petroleum exploration, exploration management, mining merger and acquisition, joint venture management, technical due diligence, contract management, and M&A consultation. Mr Zhan is a member of several international professional institutes including the Australian Institute of Geoscientists (AIG) and the Society of Economic Geologists (SEG). He is a Registered Professional Geoscientist (RPGeo) of Australia.  According to the Australasian Code for Reporting of Exploration Results, Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves (‘the JORC Code’) and the Canada Ni43-101 regulations, he is defined as a Competent Person who can sign a public report (reporting mineral exploration results). The companies Mr Zhan has worked with include China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), Placer Dome Inc and Coffey Mining. Mr Zhan holds a BSc Geology (The Central-South University of China) and a MScApp of Mining Geology degrees (The University of Queensland of Australia).