Mo Srivastava is one of the world’s pre-eminent authorities on resource estimation and geostatistics. He is a geologist and geostatistician with more than 30 years of experience in economic geology, has been an Advisor to Boards of Directors, President and Founder of consultancy firm FSS Canada, and coordinator of Benchmark Six, an industry-wide initiative to improve information on the reliability of assay data. He has served as an expert witness and is respected as an advisor to governments and to standards-development organisations. Mo is co-author of the most widely-used textbook on geostatistics, and of more than 40 papers on the theory and practice of geostatistics. With advancements in technology, Mo continues to develop leading techniques for resource estimation.
Mo has a Bachelor’s degree in Earth Sciences from MIT, a Master’s degree in Geostatistics from Stanford University and was the inaugural recipient in 2016 of the Award of Merit from the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario.