Patrick Mutz is the Managing Director of Image Resources. He has more than thirty years of international mining industry experience in technical (metallurgist), managerial, consulting and executive roles in all aspects of the industry from exploration through project development, mining and mine rehabilitation. Patrick Mutz has operational experience in open cut, underground, and in-situ mining and related processing, on projects in the USA, Germany, Africa and Australia. Since his arrival in Australia from the USA in 1998, Patrick Mutz has served as CEO / Managing Director of a number of publicly listed and private mining companies based in South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia, primarily involved with project development and company transitioning from exploration to production. Mr Mutz is a Fellow of the AusIMM and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Patrick Mutz holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) and an MBA from the University of Phoenix in the US. Patrick Mutz joined Murray Zircon as a senior advisor in early 2012 and served as its Chief Operating Officer during the pivotal transition period from development to operational status in the latter part of 2012. In February 2013 Patrick Mutz was invited to take on the role as CEO and to lead the company on its goal of becoming South Australia’s newest mineral sands mining company.