Yulo E. Perez

Engr. Yulo E. Perez was elected director in December 2018.  He graduated  from the University of the Philippines and has 39 years of successful experience in leading mining projects here and abroad.  Prior to his appointment as President and CEO of Marcventures Mining and Development Corporation, he served as the President and COO of Silangan Mindanao Mining Company, Inc., which is a 100%-owned subsidiary of Philex Mining. He was also former Chief  Operating  Officer  and  General  Manager  of  TVI Resource Development Philippines, Inc., and of TVI Resources, Inc. – both subsidiaries of a Canadian mining firm.

Most importantly, he spent 11 years at PT INCO Indonesia, one of the largest Nickel laterite operations in the world with an annual production of ore and smelting of 15.0 Million WMT.  PT INCO is owned 58.0% by VALE INCO of Brazil, one of the biggest mining companies in the world, and 20.0% by Sumitomo Metal Mining of Japan.

His accomplishments span the development of mining properties – from planning,  design,  and  engineering,  to  construction and commissioning,  onto  commercial  operations  and  general management.