Northcott Capital, USA
Rick brings 32 years of experience in the mining sector, of which 22 years have been in banking and advisory together with 10 years of experience in mine management/engineering. Prior to joining Northcott Capital, Rick was with MUFG Union Bank leading its mining project finance business in the Americas. Previously, Rick worked for Deutsche Bank and Barclays BZW in project finance and advisory, and as an independent consultant.
Rick’s experience includes: marketing, structuring and executing mining financings and advisory; mine valuation; mine feasibility studies and mine operations. Transactions include: the privatization of British Coal, project financing of the Antamina copper/zinc mine in Peru, acquisition financings for US coal producers, and the recent financings on behalf of Antofagasta Minerals in Chile. Rick has a B.Sc. in Mining Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and a M.B.A. from the University of Chicago. He is a registered Professional Engineer and a certified Mine Manager/Foreman and Shotfirer.