Andre is an independent mining consultant with 27 years of experience in the Indonesian mining industry. He started his professional career as a mine planning engineer and a mine operation supervisor when working 5 years for KPC . Afterwards, in early 90’s he spent about 2 years for opening an anthracite mine in Northern Vietnam. Since then, his activities has been focused on mining consulting activities, mining business advisory, lecturing in mining engineering, project management in oil & gas and audit committee member for mining companies as well as various mining professional related activities in Indonesia.
Either as individual or as associate consultants, Andre has been involved in various activities of coal reserves reporting, preparation of feasibility studies and due diligence of coal project in Indonesia. Since 2012, he has been involved on the implementation of KCMI Code as well as verification system of Competent Person Indonesia (CPI). He has been extensively involved in the activity of PERHAPI since 1995 and dedicated part of his time as visiting lecturer in Mining Engineering of University of Trisakti (Jakarta) since 2006 delivering lectures of Mine Planning and Mining Project Development.
Andre obtained his mining engineering degree from Institute Technology of Bandung in 1988. He is a member of PERHAPI, AusIMM, Grandfather Clause for Indonesia Reserve Reporting Code (KCMI : 2011), associate member of MAPPI (Indonesia Society of Appraisers) and CPI for coal reserves reporting.