Richard D. Williams, M.Sc., P.Geo
Richard Williams is a Professional Geologist with over 25 years experience in gold mining and precious and base metal mineral exploration in southern Africa, the Americas, and southern Europe. After graduating from Portsmouth University, UK in 1988, he became a mine geologist in the Witwatersrand goldfields, South Africa, before completing a Master’s degree in Mineral Exploration at Queen’s University, Ontario, in 1993.
Since 1994, Richard has worked in the Guyana Shield, Mexico, Northwest Territories and Sardinia in various exploration management capacities before co-founding the Helio Resource Corp. group of companies in 2004. Since 2004, Richard has been CEO of Helio Resource Corp., gaining valuable experience in capital markets, and raising funds for projects in eastern and southern Africa.