Board & Management
CEO and Chairman
Luke’s core legal experience compliments mining and resources, project development and information technology skills. Working across all levels of management, Luke has extensive partnership, director, CEO and chairman experience in Australia and internationally.
SA Fin, MSAA
Angus is a fund manager and former stockbroker with extensive experience in Australia’s capital markets. He is currently a Director of SA Capital Pty Ltd, a corporate advisory firm specialising in equity raisings and underwriting; and the Managing Director of SA Capital Funds Management Limited, an Adelaide-based investment fund involved in advising and raising equity for corporations in the form of venture capital, seed capital, private equity, pre-initial public offerings and Initial Public Offerings.
B.SC., GradDipAppFin and Investment
Paul has an Honours degree in Geology and has 18 years’ experience in the mining industry in exploration, open pit, underground and operational roles, both in Australia and overseas. He was Chief Mine Geologist and Evaluations Manager at Placer Dome’s Granny Smith Mine in Western Australia, 2IC and production coordinator at the giant Porgera Gold Mine in Papua New Guinea and has held senior geology roles at Australian Gold Mines Ltd and Dominion Mining. He has an additional 12 years’ experience as Director – Head of research and Natural resources at DJ Carmichael Pty Ltd, a Perth-based stockbroking and wealth management company, specialising in small -t mid-cap resource companies. Paul has experience in evaluating and valuing a range of projects and companies across a range of commodities. Paul holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Financial Services Institute of Australia.
B Com, CA, MBA, ACIS
Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
Bernard is a Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in the resources industry in Australia and overseas. He has held various positions in finance and management with NYSE, TSX and ASX-listed companies. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia, a Master of Business Administration from London Business School and is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Governance Institute of Australia.
B.SC. (Hons), M.Sc., MAusIMM
Exploration Manager – Western
Lance is a geologist with over 40 years’ experience in exploration and mining across Australia, Indonesia, Zambia and the Philippines, predominantly for gold but including alluvial tin, copper and emeralds. Lance served as Principal Geologist-WA for Normandy Mining, Executive Technical Director for Red 5 (10 years), Managing Director for Triton Gold Limited, Exploration Manager for Monument Murchison Pty Ltd and operated as a Consultant Geologist (4 years). In the Philippines, he played a key role in management of the DFS for the now operating Siana gold mine.
B.SC. (Hons), PhD, MAIG
Exploration Manager – Eastern
Luke is a geologist with over 25 years’ experience in exploration and mining at various locations across Australia, China, Africa and the Americas. He has served the majority of his experience as Geoscientist-Technical Leader with WMC Exploration Division as well as Principal Exploration Geologist with MMG exploring for copper, nickel, zinc and gold. During this time he also gained valuable underground mining experience (4 years) at WMC’s (now BHP) world-class Olympic Dam and Perseverance mines in Australia. Over the years he has successfully implemented and managed numerous multi-million dollar grassroots exploration programs worldwide. Luke holds a BSc (Honours) and a PhD in geology.