Our Specialists

Richard Elmer, B.Sc., M.Sc., CEng, MIMMM MCSM

Regional Manager

Richard Elmer is the Regional Manager of Knight Piésold UK and is based in the London office. Richard is a geotechnical specialist with over 25 years of experience, specializing in the delivery of multidisciplinary mine feasibility studies incorporating geological, engineering, and environmental inputs. Educated at Southampton University (B.Sc. Geology) and Camborne School of Mines (M.Sc. Mining Geology), Richard has worked on projects in Eastern and Western Europe; Northern, Sub-Saharan, and Southern Africa; Central Asia; and Asia Pacific. His technical expertise in rock mechanics and mine waste management is backed up with strong project management and communications skills.