Directors & Management
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Interim Executive Chairman
Geologist with +40 years experience in mineral exploration & project feasibility including roles with Newcrest, MIM, Eurasian Minerals & Kentor Gold. Managed exploration programs leading to the discovery of major gold & base metal deposits in Australia & Pacific Rim.
Nicole is an experienced resources industry executive, most recently as a founding member of the Executive Lead Team of South32 following an extensive career with BHP.
Nicole has over 20 years of experience in mining, including exploration, project development and execution, technology and corporate transactions.
Ms Duncan is skilled in leading teams to deliver outcomes within predefined parameters. Her experience includes supporting minerals exploration, project development and execution, operations, sales and marketing, technology, governance, compliance and human resources all whilst focusing on running the business safely and reliably. Nicole leads with focus on the footprint a business has, as an employer, a partner, a member of the community and a participant in the economy.
Accountant with +30 years experience in resources corporate development including roles with The Bell Group, Normandy Mining & Santos. Established corporate advisory business – advised on the sale of Ravensthorpe Nickel Mine to QNI & founded several private resource companies including NickelSearch.
Mining engineer with+25 years experience in operation, development and financing of resource companies and projects. Mr Bennett has worked in technical, management and business development roles for Newcrest, Western Metals, Panoramic Resources, RMB Resources and is currently the Managing Director of Medallion Metals.
Chartered Accountant with +25 years experience in the resources industry including roles as CEO of Investments at Perenti Group, GM Performance at NRW Holdings and COO at WesTrac.
Demonstrated successful history of working in mining & industrial services delivering high performance outcomes through the cycle.
Joint Company Secretary
Chartered Accountant with 20 years’ experience both in Australia and overseas. Ms Muto’s early career included working with RSM Bird Cameron and Abbott Business Consultants where she qualified as a Chartered Accountant. After this, Ms Muto switched to the industry side gaining experience as a financial accountant with Mitsui E&P Australia and the Ontario Medical Association. Ms Muto has been responsible for financial reporting and corporate administration at the Company over the past 10 years. Ms Muto holds a Bachelor of Business from Edith Cowan University.
Joint Company Secretary
Suzie is an experienced chief financial officer and Company Secretary with a +25 year history of working with a wide range of businesses from start-up enterprises to ASX top 300 corporates, with a particular focus on the mining & metals industry.
Suzie is a Chartered Accountant and Governance Institute Fellow member.
Senior Technical Advisor
Geologist with +20 years experience in exploration across multiple commodities including nickel both in Australia and abroad
Previous technical & management roles at Impact Minerals, Emu NL, Redback Mining & Invictus Gold
Mr Horn has a track record of discoveries and brings an extensive network of contacts in the minerals exploration business
Metallurgist with +20 years experience in specialist processing roles across the resources industry. Ms Senders is one of Australia’s leading scientists in bacterial Oxidation and leaching. Most recently consultant to nickel producer Western Areas (ASX:WSA). Co-developer and patent holder of the WSA BioHeapTM Bacterial heap leach process