Raphaël Beaudoin is responsible for overseeing Zgounder Silver Mine operations and developing other mining projects for the company in Morocco and abroad. With over 10 years of mineral processing experience, he has held roles leading operations, metallurgy, maintenance, and power generation across various operations and projects in West Africa and Canada. Prior to joining Aya, Raphaël was Vice-President, Operations, Metallurgy and Process Design at TSXV-listed SRG Mining and director of operations at TSXV-listed Sama Resources, two resource companies focused on West African projects. Before this, he held positions of increasing responsibility at Canadian Royalties Inc, with his last position as superintendent for its Nunavik Nickel plant concentrator.
Raphaël is a graduate of McGill University with a degree in materials engineering.