Charles Deacon

Charles is the General Manager – EMEA for MST Global. Born in the UK, Charles is a Mining Engineer by training, and started his career in production mining on a South African deep level Gold Mine in 1992. He has subsequently spent most of his career in the mining services industries predominantly in explosives and mobile mining machinery as well as minerals processing equipment to all types of mining operations and methods throughout Africa. Since joining MST Global, Charles looks after the business interests of the EMEA region.

His exposure to all types of mining throughout Africa, give him a broad and in depth understanding of the mining value chain and drivers within the industry.

He holds a Bachelors Degree and Graduate Diploma in Mining Engineering, an MBA, Mine Managers Certificate, and is a Registered Chartered Engineer.