Mining Geologist with a strong financial background. Thirty years experience in the mining industry: major companies (Gencor, De Beers, JCI) to juniors (Golden Star, MDN) and mining finance (James Capel, Lehman Brothers, Ernst & Young). Worked in Eritrea since 1995
Experienced mineral exploration entrepreneur and geophysicist with 40 years’ experience. Founder and Managing Director of Equator Gold Limited and formerly Managing Director of African Eagle Resources plc. Chairman of International Geoscience Services Ltd and non-executive director of Blenheim Natural Resources plc
Successful mining exploration executive with 30 years experience. Currently Chairman of GoldQuestMining Corp. (TSX-V:GCQ). Previously Chairman of Aurelian Resources, acquired 2008 by Kinross Gold for $1.2 billion., CEO of Globe Star Mining (which built a mine in the Dominican Republic), and Vice-President Exploration of Boliden (a major base metal mining company)
Chairman of Carter Capital Ltd and AMC Ltd, both private UK investment companies, and Forum Uranium Corp, a TSX quoted exploration company. He has extensive European and North American finance experience linked to the resource sector.
CEO of NurtureEx B.V., an incubator portfolio company of African Minerals Exploration & Development Funds (AMED Funds). A professional geologist with over 24 years multi-commodity exploration and management experience in Africa and the Middle East.
Country Manager: Resident in Eritrea
Geologist, extensive knowledge of Eritrean geology and its mineral deposits. Author of several substantial references on Eritrean crustal evolution. Specialist in remote sensing applications for identification of economic mineralisation. Founder and manager of Global Resources, an environmental consultancy in Asmara, Eritrea