David Way

General Manager, OceanaGold Didipio Operations

David Way

General Manager, OceanaGold Didipio Operations

Biography

David Way is the General Manager of the Didipio mine of OceanaGold (Philippines) Inc. located in Kasibu, Nueva Vizcaya. A Mining Engineer by profession, he has international mine operations experience spanning more than two decades in senior management roles with leading mining companies such as De beers, Rio Tinto, Oz Minerals and Newcrest Mining, The holder of Mining Engineering degree from the University of Auckland and First Class Mine Manager’s Certificates of Competency or the equivalent from South Africa, Western Australia and Indonesia, his credentials are founded upon profound strategic leadership and people management skills, catering to both operations and  stakeholder management.

His passion stems from his deep sincerity and appreciation for people, committing himself as the lead of OceanaGold’s “We Care” Program, advancing the Company’s social investment programs for its communities in the key focus areas of infrastructure, education, health, livelihood and business enterprise, environmental stewardship, employment and training programs.