Mr. Conibear has more than 30 years experience in corporate and asset management of all phases of mining investments in North and South America, and several African countries including the Democratic Republic of Congo. Originally from the mining centre of Sudbury, he brings to Lundin Mining and its investments a practical background of 18 years in mining project and construction management followed by 12 years as a corporate officer and director for several successful Lundin group public companies including Tenke Mining Corp.
As Chief Operating Officer then President/CEO and a Director of Tenke Mining Corp for many years until its merger with Lundin Mining, Mr. Conibear was instrumental in progressing the world class Tenke Fungurume copper/cobalt project towards development. In this capacity he has also been active in advancing the group's corporate social responsibility initiatives and is one of founding directors of the Lundin for Africa Foundation, a charitable entity established to support sustainable development across Africa. Mr. Conibear now serves as President, CEO & Director of Lundin Mining.