Ian Holland has been the Vice President of Australian Operations for Kirkland Lake Gold since 2017. Ian was previously the General Manager of the Fosterville Mine since 2010 and has worked there since 2007. He is a geologist by background with over 20 years of experience at a number of gold and base metal operations across Australia.
Prior to joining Fosterville, Ian filled a range of technical and management roles at the large-scale Mount Isa Mines complex in Queensland from 2001 to 2007. Previous operations include Mount Gordon Copper Mine in Queensland and the Renison Mine in Tasmania. He holds both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Minerals Geoscience from James Cook University, as well as a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute.