Non-Executive Chairman

B.Comm, ACA, Grad. Dip. Tax, MAICD, MAusIMM

Paul is a chartered accountant with over thirty years’ experience in the resources sector gained in Australia and the United States. Paul was a founding shareholder/director of the following ASX listed companies: Black Cat Syndicate, Reliance Mining, Encounter Resources, Rex Minerals, Silver Lake Resources, Paringa Resources and Avanco Resources. Paul is the non-executive Chairman of ASX listed Gold explorer/developer Black Cat Syndicate (BC8) and a non-executive director of ASX listed copper/gold explorer Encounter Resources (ENR).

Managing Director

B.Sc (Hons), FGAA, MAIG

Dean is an experienced geologist and exploration manager having worked across a wide range of commodities in Australia, Brazil and Southeast Asia from project generation through to resource evaluation. Dean has held senior level positions at BHP Billiton and ASX listed junior explorers. Dean has been instrumental in a number of discoveries including the Strickland gold, Mallinda and Mallina LCT pegmatites and Wonmunna iron ore.

Non-Executive Director


Ian is a mining executive with extensive experience in transaction generation, project acquisition, mine development and the management of public companies. Ian was formally an Executive Director and Managing Director of Ramelius Resources Limited and Managing Director of Flinders Mines Limited.

Non-Executive Director

B.AppSc, Grad Dip Min Ec, FAusIMM

Paul is an experienced geologist with a strong technical background across a range of commodities and high-level corporate experience both in Australia and Internationally. Paul has held corporate roles including founding Managing Director of Dacian Gold Limited where he was instrumental in the major initial gold discovery at its Mount Morgans project. Paul is currently a non-executive director of Carnaby Resources Limited and Pioneer Resources Limited and continues to provides expert technical services to the resources industry through his consultancy PayneGeo.

Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary


Nick Day has over 20 years’ experience as a company director, CFO and company secretary for a broad range of listed and private technology companies and mining and exploration companies. Nick is currently CFO and Company Secretary of Battery Minerals and was previously CFO and Company Secretary at MinbosResources, CFO and Company Secretary of RTG Mining, Finance Director at Coventry Resources and Company Secretary to ParingaResources.