Mr Mohammed Munkailah Regional Manager, Africa
Mr Mohammed Munkailah was appointed Regional Manager, Africa, for Volta Mining Limited in November 2011.
Mohammed reports to Volta Mining’s Managing Director, Mr David Sumich, and leads a team of two consisting of an Exploration Manager and a Database Manager. His primary responsibility will be the project management of Volta Mining’s exploration activities at its Dangue Gold Project in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
Mohammed has over 15 years’ experience in the exploration and development of mineral deposits, exclusively within West Africa.He was responsible for managing numerous exploration and development projects ranging from grass roots exploration management through to resource definition drilling throughout the region.
Most recently, Munkailah was Exploration Manager for DMC Mining Ltd’s Mayoko Iron Ore Project. With over seven (7) years international consulting experience with RSG/RSG Global including holding the position of Chief Geologist, West Africa, Mohammed gained considerable experience in project management and was instrumental in the development of a number of world class deposits variously located in Senegal, Burkina Faso and Ghana.
Munkailah is a member of the Australian Institute of Geoscientists. He holds a Bachelor of Science with Hons (Physics and Geology) from the University of Ghana, Legon and is fluent in nine (9) languages including French and most West African dialects.