Board of Directors
— B.App.Sc (Geol), M.AusIMM
Mr Jones has been involved in the minerals industry for 25 years and has worked on the exploration for and development of projects covering a range of commodities including gold, base metals, uranium, mineral sands, iron ore and industrial minerals both in Australia and overseas. His experience covers both corporate and technical roles at senior management level. Mr Jones is currently joint Managing Director of Cazaly Resources Ltd, a Non-Executive Director of Bannerman Resources Ltd and is Non-Executive Chairman of Corazon Mining Limited. All of these companies are currently listed on the Australian Securities Exchange whilst Bannerman is also jointly listed on the Toronto and Namibian Stock Exchanges.
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
— BEng(Mining), MAusIMM
Mr McIlwain has over 25 years experience in the mining industry. He is a qualified mining engineer and has held operational, technical, senior management and executive roles within Mount Isa Mines Limited, Central Norseman Gold Corporation, WMC Resources and Lafayette Mining Limited. More recently, as an independent consultant, he worked with Oxiana, Heemskirk and Tusker Gold focusing on corporate transactions. He is also Non-Executive Director and Independent Chairman of ASX-listed Emmerson Resources Limited. He joined the Board as Managing Director and CEO in December 2011. He is a Non-Executive Director of associate GoldStone Resources Limited.
Mr Beevor is an investment banker and was Head of Investment Banking at N M Rothschild & Sons (Australia) Limited between 1997 and 2002. He has had extensive involvement with the natural resources industry, both in Australia and internationally. He is Chairman of EMED Mining Public Limited, and a Director of Ampella Mining Limited, Bannerman Resources Limited, Bullabulling Gold Limited, Rey Resources Limited and Talison Lithium Limited. He is a Senior Advisor to Gryphon Partners / Standard Chartered Bank. He joined the Board in November 2002.
— BSc (Hons), PhD
Mr Ransom is a resource analyst and principal of Acorn Capital Limited, a Melbourne-based microcap investment manager. He is a geologist with a BSc from Sydney University and a PhD from the Australian National University, and has over 35 years experience in the minerals industry. He has held various long term directorships in the resources sector, including Triako Resources Limited and TSX Venture Exchange listed Solomon Resources Limited. He joined the Board in November 2007.