Board & Management

Luke Reinehr
Luke’s core legal experience compliments mining and resources, project development and information technology skills. Working across all levels of management, Luke has extensive partnership, director, CEO and chairman experience in Australia and internationally.

Peter Benjamin
B.Sc. (Hons), Grad Dip (Exploration), (Bus Admin), GAICD, MAusIMM, AFAIM
Managing Director
Peter is a geologist with over 30 years’ experience in senior exploration, project, operational and executive management roles for both junior and mid-tier resources companies. These roles have included significant experience in the development and subsequent operations for open pit and underground precious, base metal and bulk mineral mines throughout Australia. Peter has extensive experience in managing and implementing exploration strategies which have led to the successful and ongoing discovery and delineation of new mineral resources and ore reserves. Peter was previously the Managing Director of Shaw River Manganese Ltd (SRR), a manganese focused mineral exploration and development company in Namibia.

Angus Middleton
Non-Executive Director
Angus is a fund manager and former stockbroker who has extensive experience in the capital markets sector in Australia. He is currently a director of SA Capital Pty Ltd, a corporate advisory firm specialising in equity raisings and underwriting, and the managing director of SA Capital Funds Management Limited, an Adelaide based investment fund that has been involved in advising and raising equity for corporations in the form of venture capital, seed capital, private equity, pre-initial public offerings and initial public offerings.

Lance Govey
B.SC. (Hons), M.Sc., MAusIMM
Exploration Manager
Lance is a geologist with 40 years’ experience in exploration and mining across Australia, Indonesia, Zambia and the Philippines, predominantly for gold but including alluvial tin, copper and emeralds. Lance served as Principal Geologist WA for Normandy Mining, Executive Technical Director for Red 5 (10 years), Managing Director for Triton Gold Limited, Exploration Manager for Monument Murchison Pty Ltd and operated as a Consultant Geologist (4 years). In the Philippines he played a key role in management of the DFS for the now operating Siana Gold mine.

Bernard Crawford
Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary

Bernard is a Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in the resources industry in Australia and overseas. He has held various positions in finance and management with NYSE, TSX and ASX listed companies. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia, a Master of Business Administration from London Business School and is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Governance Institute of Australia.

Prospecting south-east of the Paulsens Gold Mine in the West Ashburton