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Simon Hunt, Executive Chairman

Simon Hunt has over 25 years’ experience in private equity and corporate finance. Following an MA from Oxford University, he trained as a corporate lawyer with Macfarlanes and Gouldens, before moving into private equity with Gartmore Investment Management Limited, focusing mainly on investments in the US (Silicon Valley). He later added public company operational and investment banking experience including M&A. Simon has worked with companies at all stages of their development both in the UK and the US. He has held numerous public company board positions including CEO of Stordata Solutions plc; Executive Chairman of IPSO Ventures plc; and Non Executive Director AFC Energy plc and Non Executive Chairman of Strathdon Investments Limited plc and Executive Chairman of Paragon Resources plc. He is chairman of Cornerstone Capital Limited.

David Paull, Director

Mr Paull has over 20 years experience in resource business development and industrial minerals marketing. Mr Paull was previously Executive General Manager Business Development and Marketing where he oversaw the sale of over half the world's annual tantalum concentrate requirements and two thirds of the world's lithium minerals supply. Over the last six years David has been working on private equity and seed capital opportunities in the biofuels, transport services and resource sectors. David holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia and a Master of Business Administration with Distinction from Cornell University New York. He is a fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia. Mr Paull currently serves as Director of Red Island Resources Limited, a public unlisted company and Hunter Resources plc.

Andrew Richards, Director

Andrew Richards is a geologist with over 32 years’ experience in the mining industry, including seven years in a senior role in banking and project finance. He has worked in a wide variety of areas and commodities, in both production and exploration geology, having been Chief Geologist at New Celebration and Telfer Gold Mines. His work has covered management of project acquisitions, exploration programs as well as IPOs. He is involved with managing companies operating in Australia, China, South East Asia, South America (Peru and Chile) and Africa (Nigeria, Angola, Madagascar). Andrew has served as Managing Director of Dragon Mountain Gold and oversaw its listing on the ASX in 2007 as well as CEO of Red Mountain Mining. He has been a Director of several ASX-listed companies and is currently interim CEO of Consolidated Zinc Ltd and a non executive director of Hunter Resources plc. Andrew is a director and 31.77 per cent. shareholder in Tana Minerals which owns the Ambato rare earth project in Madagascar.

John Molyneux, Non-Executive Director

John Molyneux started his career in the City of London in 1967 by joining the London Stock Exchange. Various career moves over the next thirty years involved both merchant banking and stock broking (Montague Loebl Stanley, English Trust, Grieg Middleton, Seymour Pierce Middleton, Henry Cooke Lumsden culminating in joining AIM quoted W H Ireland in 1998. John is a Chartered Fellow of the Securities Institute.

Recent News


30 November 2017

AGM Notice

30 November 2017

AGM Proxy Form

12 July 2016

Result of AGM

05 July 2016


05 July 2016


30 June 2016

Update re Arbitration

27 June 2016

AGM Notice

27 June 2016

2016 AGM Proxy Form

20 June 2016

New Loan Facility

31 March 2016

Share Price Movement

25 February 2016

Pampamali Option Update

14 December 2015

AGM Results

07 December 2015

Pampamali Update

30 November 2015

2015 AGM Proxy Form

27 November 2015

AGM Notice

19 June 2015

New Prospects

08 April 2015

HUN Announcement

31 March 2015

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