BOARD OF DIRECTORS
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
MR TROY FLANNERY
Mr Flannery has more than 23 years’ experience in the mining industry, including 7 years in corporate and 16 years in senior mining engineering & project development roles. He has a degree in Mining Engineering, Masters in Finance & First Class Mine Managers Certificate of Competency.
Troy is also the CEO of Abra Mining Pty Ltd, the corporate vehicle for the Galena Mining Ltd (ASX:G1A) & Toho Zinc Joint Venture. He has worked at numerous mining companies, mining consultancies & contractors including BHP, Newcrest, Xstrata, St Barbara Mines & AMC Consultants.
MR MARK MITCHELL
Mark has been a geologist for over 35 years in exploration in rare metals, lithium and base metals in Australia and international jurisdictions. Mark worked for De Beers Australia exploration for 24 years rising to the position of exploration manager until its closure in 2009. He then became exploration manager for Kinloch Resources with a portfolio of rare earth, lithium, gold, nickel and copper projects in Australia and Southern Africa.
Mark has significant experience ranging from targeting through to resource evaluation and has been successful in the discovery of several ore deposits in Australia. He has acted in the capacity of company liaison representative on various research projects with AMIRA, CET, GRC as well as a brief period on the CME Exploration committee. He has geological membership with the Geological Society of Australia and Australian Institute of Geoscientists and is a Registered Professional Geoscientist (No: 10049)
DR CAIGEN WANG
Dr Wang has a successful track record in generating returns for shareholders and “discovery-to-mine” execution as evidenced by the founding of Tietto Minerals Limited (ASX: TIE) in 2010 following a long career as a mining engineer, mining academic and mine manager in Australia, Canada and China. Earlier in his career, Dr Wang spent 7 years as a lecturer and associate professor at the China University of Mining and Technology.
During his time as founder at Tietto, Dr Wang led the Company’s ASX listing as an explorer at a valuation of circa $30 million to its current market capitalisation of circa $600 million reflecting it being Africa’s newest gold producer with gold production forecast of over 200,000 oz per annum at its Abujar Gold Mine in Côte D’Ivoire.
In addition, Dr Wang was previously CEO of Ishine Resources, an ASX-listed explorer with multiple Australian exploration projects. He also held senior positions as a mining engineer for St Barbara, BHP, Hunan Westralian and Sons of Gwalia.
Dr Wang holds a Bachelor, Master and PhD in Mining Engineering and is a fellow of AusIMM.
MR LINCOLN HO
Lincoln has over a decade’s experience in equities trading, with a strong focus on due diligence investigations, mergers & acquisitions and corporate restructuring in the emerging companies sector. He also has specific investor relations experience in both Australia and Asia, having liaised with significant high net-worth investors based in Hong Kong, Singapore and China.
Lincoln currently serves as non-executive director of Red Mountain Mining Limited (ASX: RMX). He previously served as non-executive director of Pure Minerals Limited (ASX: PM1) and Sultan Resources Limited (ASX: SLZ).
Lincoln also currently serves as director of the Pioneer Development Fund (Aust) Limited, the largest shareholder in Aldoro Resources.