Siecap Appoints Top Mining Expert

Leading project management and advisory firm Siecap has welcomed highly esteemed, former Salva Resources mining expert Manish Garg to its team.

Mr Garg joins Siecap advisory board members Rob Neale and Tim Crossley, also well-respected mining veterans. Between them, the trio has an unparalleled, combined 90 years of industry experience.


The mining specialist has been appointed Siecap’s Director of Consulting, after notching up more than 25 years’ experience in mining, metallurgy and commercial management.

Having worked for some of the world’s largest global resource companies, such as BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, Mr Garg has high-level industry proficiency across many facets of the mining industry.

His specialist areas include mineral processing, marketing, feasibility studies, project management, business planning, business improvement and corporate consulting in valuation, mergers and acquisitions, stock market listing and more.

A respected member of the resource consulting community, Mr Garg is adept at delivering evidence-based solutions to studies and techno-economic assessments.

He has qualifications and demonstrated experience in delivering due diligences, feasibility studies and reviews for banks, financial investors and mining companies – on both national and international projects – with some of these deals valued at over US$5 billion.

Siecap CEO David Irvine said Mr Garg’s appointment had significantly boosted the firm’s mining advisory capability.

“Hailing from Salva Resources, Mr Garg is a foremost mining expert who we are excited to welcome to our team,” Mr Irvine said.

“Mr Garg’s appointment has boosted Siecap’s unique combination of deep talent and real-life scar tissue for the benefit of our clients.”

Siecap excels in the following core areas: project development and project management, cost optimisation, performance and improvement and supply chain and logistics.  It’s veteran advisors offer first-class technical and techno economic skills and an extensive knowledge base.

The company’s blue-chip clients include Transport For NSW, Caltex, Mercedes-Benz, Nexans Olex, Origin Energy, Incitec Pivot, AGL Energy, Staples, Toyota, Super Amart, Super Retail Group, Fletcher Insulation and more.