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Dominic Heaton

Dominic Heaton
Director of Strategic Initiatives

Dominic Heaton is responsible for developing the Nui Phao project, leading Masan Resources’ exploration activities and building Masan Resources into a scale multi-asset resource company. Over the course of more than 27 year career in the mining industry, Dominic has managed projects in remote areas of Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, and Lao PDR. Prior to joining Masan Resources, he served a variety of management roles at Aurora Gold/Oxiana/OZ Minerals/MM Group, working as General Manager of Sepon Gold, Laos and General Manager of Operations of Martabe, Indonesia.

 Dominic holds a Bachelor of Science from James Cook University, Townsville, Australia and a Post Graduate Diploma in Mineral Processing Technology from La Trobe University, Australia. He has also completed an Advanced Management Program with the Mt Eliza arm of the Melbourne Business School. Dominic is the member of Australian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy and Australian Institute of Company Directors.