BS Mechanical Engineering. Over 20 years of experince in industry, in organisation and leading positions. Last seven years working in mining industry.
M. Sc. In Geology (since 1994.). Education: Faculty of Mining and Geology in Belgrade (Serbia), Geological Section - Department of Economic Geology – Chair of Exploration Deposit of Raw Minerals. Mr. Rakic has 20 years of experience.
Exploration of next raw materials: B and Li (2010- up today), Au, Ag, Cu, Pb, Zn (1996-2010), and others: Mo, Mn, Sb, W, diabase, limestone (one-year projects)
Mr. Podunavac served as Technical Director of the Geological Institute of Serbia since 2006. Mr. Podunavac's expertise and duties at the Geological Institute included: management of the geological and engineering divisions within the Institute, with coordination and supervision of technical teams of up to 250 professionals; team leader on mining feasibility studies; cash flow analysis; international project-specific financing; project management; mine planning, construction and remediation supervision; environmental engineering; and, evaluation of mining operations, companies and mining policies on behalf of international governments. From 1993 to 2006, Mr. Podunavac held the position of General Manager, Geological Survey of Serbia where he was responsible for geological, mineralogical, metallurgical and technical studies for several industrial mineral resources..