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Mark Pirlo is an exploration & environmental geochemist, providing contract consulting and R & D services to the minerals and energy resources sectors.  Mark holds a Bachelor of Technology Degree with First Class Honours in environmental geochemistry, together with a Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Ph.D.) in exploration geochemistry, both from Macquarie University (Sydney, Australia).

Mark has over 12 years of postdoctoral experience in the resource exploration and R & D sectors, including roles with Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Placer-Dome/Barrick Gold (Australia), Newcrest Mining Ltd and also as an independent consultant at www.pirlo.com.au.  Previous consulting services have been provided to public and private sector explorers in Australia, Canada, the Middle East, Africa and the Southwest Pacific.

geochemistry consulting services for the global exploration & Mining industry

Improving the impact and effectiveness of geochemistry in the exploration industry, by raising awareness, optimising data and management of key technologies.