John McCartney

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HAS Advisory Board Emeritus

HAS Advisory Board Service 2015-2020

John McCartney is a geologist, engineering geologist, and hydrogeologist by profession.  He has a BSc. in Geology and Chemistry, a Diploma in Engineering Geology, and a MSc. in Hydrogeology.  John’s university background includes: Victoria University (New Zealand), University of Canterbury (New Zealand), Curtin University (Australia), University of Technology Sydney (Australia), and Stanford University (USA). He has over 20 years of professional experience and is currently Vice President of Water Management at Barrick Gold Corporation.  John´s early career focused initially on hydrology in New Zealand and then on to mining geology in Australia.  In 1995, he moved to South America and worked throughout the region as a water resources consultant.