Meadows most recently worked as COO for European Metals Holdings (LON:EMH) on the Cinovec lithium and tin project in the Czech Republic.
He also was COO at Karara Mining Ltd, managing director of IMX Resources Ltd, COO at Queensland Nickel Pty Ltd and general manager at Minara Resources’ Murrin Murrin operation.
Meadows will assist the company as it grows the production profile at its flagship 100%-owned Matilda-Wiluna Gold Operation in Western Australia.
Blackham’s executive chairman Milan Jerkovic said: “We are very pleased to announce that we have been able to appoint an individual of the calibre of Neil to the Blackham management team.
“Neil is a very accomplished and highly regarded executive with a wealth of experience in leadership and management in the Australian resources sector.
“His experience will be of great benefit to Blackham as the company prioritises improvements to operational performance and cost reduction to reduce debt and allow for the transition to the Stage 1 Expansion Sulphide Development which will unlock the large sulphide reserves and resources at Wiluna.”