Randy Eppler, Managing Director, joined Headwaters in 2016. Randy’s international career spans 35 years as an investment banker and corporate executive in the global mineral resources space.
Randy joined Headwaters from Sierra Partners LLC, an advisory firm to domestic and international metals and mining and energy clients he founded with Headwaters Managing Directors John Gaensbauer and David Charles in 2007. Prior to Sierra Partners, Randy served more than nine years in senior executive finance and corporate development positions with Newmont Mining Corporation. Prior to joining Newmont, Randy served as the Managing Director, Metals & Mining for Chemical Securities, Inc., a subsidiary of Chemical Bank (now JPMorgan Chase) in New York, where he was responsible for relationship management, technical support, corporate finance services, credit marketing and transaction execution for clients in the global precious, industrial and energy resources businesses.
Randy has served on a number of mining company boards over the years and currently serves on the boards of Golden Minerals Company, Plata Latina Mining Co., and Vista Gold Corp.
Randy earned a BA from Middlebury College and a Masters in Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines.