Chief Exploration Officer, MAG Silver Corp
The Geology of Zinc Deposits (MDRU)
Peter is a highly successful explorer with a vast knowledge in ore systems, particularly Carbonate Replacement Deposits (CRDs). He has a Ph.D. in geology from the University of Arizona and more than 30 years of relevant experience focused on silver and gold exploration in Mexico. He is a certified Professional Geologist by the American Institute of Professional Geologists and an Arizona Registered Geologist. Dr. Megaw and his team have been instrumental in a number of mineral discoveries in Mexico including new ore bodies at existing mines, Excellon Resources’ Platosa Mine, and MAG Silver’s Juanicipio and Cinco de Mayo Properties. Peter is the author of numerous scientific publications on ore deposits, and is a frequent speaker at academic and international exploration conferences. He received PDAC’s 2017 Thayer Lindsley Award for Important International Discoveries.