David Hallett

David Hallett is the Vice President, Automation, for Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions. He is a Mechanical Engineer graduate from Georgia Institute of Technology and International Mining Engineer postgraduate from Leoben University, Austria.

He has over 12 years’ extensive experience working in the mining industry. Prior to joining Sandvik, David worked at Herrenkneckt Tunnelling Systems in the USA.

His business experience extends across engineering, business development, leadership and operations management, and technology. He is based in Tampere, Finland, where he supports and leads the Automation Business Unit in Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions.