Richard Gerspacher

Richard Gerspacher, Executive Vice President, Capital Projects

Mr. Gerspacher is the Executive Vice President, Capital Projects of the Company since October 2023. He was the Senior Vice President, Capital Projects at Old LAC from February 2022 to October 3, 2023. He has over 20 years of leadership experience in developing and executing successful projects throughout the world in a variety of sectors including industrial minerals, metals mining and power generation. Prior to joining Old LAC, Mr. Gerspacher worked for Fluor Corporation, a global engineering and construction company where he served as Vice President and Projects Director for a lithium project in Australia. He also served as Chairman of Fluor's Latin America Talent Development Team and as a member of their Global Project Management Talent Development Team. Mr. Gerspacher holds a Professional Engineer designation, and has a Bachelor's degree in Civil-Structural Engineering from the University of Detroit and a Master of Business Administration degree from Duke University.