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Mr Kevin Somes

Chairman

Mr Somes is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and has been a partner of Somes & Cooke Chartered Accountants for 25 years. The firm specialises in tax and accounting services and auditing. Mr Somes has extensive experience in the management of exploration companies, with Somes & Cooke being the auditors of a number of ASX listed mining companies.

 

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Mr Jordan Luckett

Managing Director

Mr Luckett has 20 years’ of experience in both exploration and mining geology, having worked throughout Australia, North America and Africa. He has a broad experience that includes grass roots exploration, project generation, resource definition, underground mining and geological management. During his career, Mr Luckett has been a member of a number of successful exploration teams that have made discoveries in Western Australia, Queensland, Canada and Africa. He has held senior management positions in both mining and exploration companies.

 

Mr Luckett has a Bachelor of Science degree and is a member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

 

Mr Ian Kerr

Executive Director

Mr Kerr has been involved in the mining industry since 1987 when he first commenced working in Kalgoorlie for Western Mining Corporation. During this time he has been an active participant in the Western Australian mining scene both as a prospector and through various corporate associations. With excess of 20 years’ experience he has an excellent knowledge of the workings of the mining industry. These include hands on involvement in setting regional exploration programmes including drilling and acquisition of selective mining projects for various mineral commodities.

 

Terry Grammer 

Mr. Terry Grammer

Non-Executive Director

Mr Grammer has extensive professional experience in the exploration of gold, base metals & industrial minerals and has an enviable record over a long period of time. He was a founder and promoter in 1999 of the hugely successful nickel miner Western Areas NL. In 2000 he was joint winner of the AMEC Prospector of the Year Award for his role in the discovery of the highly profitable Cosmos nickel deposit in 1997 that subsequently resulted in Jubilee Mines NL becoming a leading mid-tier Australian mining company prior to its $3.0 billion cash takeover by Xstrata. In June 2010 Mr Grammer joined the Board of Sirius Limited and subsequently went on to make the Nova discovery. Sirius was subsequently bought by Independence group for $1.5 billion.

 

Mr Grammer is currently Non-Executive Director of Sirius Resources Limited and Non-Executive Chairman of Kin Mining NL.

 

Mr. Justin Barton

Company Secretary

Mr Barton is a Chartered Accountant with over 18 years experience in accounting, international finance and the mining industry