Dale Andres was appointed Senior Vice President, Base Metals in May 2016, assuming responsibility for both Teck’s Copper and Zinc business units. Prior to his current role, he was Senior Vice President, Copper.
Mr. Andres has over 25 years of progressive operating, project and management experience in base metal and gold mines in both North and South America, and Australia. He joined Teck in August 1995 and has held a number of positions in the company, including Vice President, Copper Strategy and North American Operation and Vice President, International Mining and General Manager, Underground Operations.
Mr. Andres holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Simon Fraser University. He is currently a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia and the Canadian Institute of Mining.