Peter Waignein

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Peter is Teck Resources Limited’s Exploration Director of Global Commercial & Business Administration.  Peter has over 15 years of experience in the Mining industry, including 10 years at Teck within their Exploration, Corporate Development and Finance groups.  Prior to Teck, Peter was a manager in KPMG Vancouver’s mining practice working primarily with junior exploration companies.

At Teck, Peter is focused on commercial activities, including evaluations, M&A and asset management.  He has led or played a key role in the successful completion of over 100 commercial transactions over a broad range of jurisdictions and commodities and is responsible for managing Teck’s junior equity portfolio.  Peter has had the privilege to work with leading professionals in a wide range of business and technical disciplines at Teck and to collaborate with Teck’s diverse and driven global exploration team.  He has a deep understanding of the drivers of success in the minerals industry, in particular, the importance of a stable business environment to support sustained investment.

Peter is a Chartered Professional Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Diploma in Accounting, both from the University of British Columbia.  Peter resides in Vancouver with his family and grew up in Kelowna and Port Coquitlam.