Rudolph van Niekerk

Chief Operating Officer

Rudolph van Neikerk joined Hastings in early 2023 with over 20 years experience, including as co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and later Chief Executive Officer of Kalium Lakes.

His experience covers all aspects of construction, and operations, including management of operational readiness, stakeholder relations, environmental and approvals requirements, and exploration programs.

Rudolph graduated from the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD) in 2014 and holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering.