Simon has over 20 years’ experience in financial markets in Asia and Australia.
Previously held senior management positions at various global investment banks. These roles included leading the equity sales desk for BNP Paribas and heading the Refining and Petrochemicals sector research team at Deutsche Bank in Asia as well as spending 5 years as a research analyst at Hartleys covering the oil and gas and industrial sectors.
Sean is a mining industry veteran with more than 30 years of board and executive level experience with substantial operational and financial expertise.
He has held a variety of leadership positions in both operations and finance including Director and Chief Financial Officer in mining and exploration companies involved in gold, coal, copper and uranium projects. Sean has a broad range of experience in mining operations, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, hedging, and information system management implementation.
Sean is the current CFO and a director of Rocktivity Mining Pty Ltd and was previously the CFO and a director of Gobi Coal and Energy Limited. Sean has previous ASX experience as the CFO of Prosperity Resources Limited and Croesus Mining NL.
Aidan is a geologist with 25 years’ experience in the minerals industry, in both mining and exploration roles across a wide range of commodities. Recently, Mr Platel was CEO and MD of Auroch Minerals Ltd, prior to which he worked as an independent strategic consultant focusing on project evaluation.
Mr Platel also spent 12 years in South America in mining and exploration, and has a proven track record of exploration success having discovered and developed several major deposits including the world-class Santa Rita Nickel deposit in Brazil (>1Mt contained Ni metal).