Mr. Steinmann joined Pan American in 2004, and held progressively senior roles before being promoted to President & CEO in January 2016.
Has over 20 years of experience in the base and precious metals industries, having worked throughout South America in mine operations and project development. He has participated in numerous mine construction projects, from exploration and feasibility studies, through to start-up and into continuous operation. He also has a strong background in M&A, corporate development and capital markets.
Prior to joining Pan American, he was the Manager of Geology and Business Development for Glencore in South America.
Mr. Steinmann holds a Ph.D in Natural Science (Geology) from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETHZ), an M.Sc. in Geology from the University of Zurich and a Degree in Corporate Finance from Escuela Superior de Administración y Negocios, Lima.