Board & Management


Michael Jardine – Managing Director

Mr Jardine has a strong background in Corporate & Project Finance, Strategy Development and Minerals Marketing and his previous experience includes Board & Executive roles at a number of junior ASX listed resource Companies. Mr. Jardine has previously served as a Director of Atrum Coal Limited (ASX:ATU) and Pegasus Metals Limited (ASX:PUN, now Scorpion Minerals Limited). Mr. Jardine also served as the General Manager, Corporate Development for formerly listed General Mining Corporation (ASX:GMM) from 2013-2016, and Eastern Goldfields (now Ora Banda Mining, ASX:OBM) during the same period.

Dr. Frederick Hess – Non-Executive Chairman

Dr. Hess was most recently the Managing Director of PanAust Limited which was acquired by Chinese SOE, Guangdong Rising Assets Management. Dr. Hess’s diverse background includes various roles where he managed the construction, ramp up and operation of major mines in challenging environments.

Maciej Sciazko – Non Executive Director

Mr. Sciazko is the Vice President for mining operations at Nyrstar. In his role he is responsible for Nyrstar’s mining and milling operations in Canada. Mr. Sciazko brings almost two decades of senior management experience in mining operations, building of megamining projects and turnarounds. He worked in various mining executive roles in Europe, Turkey, Indonesia, India, Australia, Canada and South America. These roles included working at underground and open pit operations in coal, copper, zinc, molybdenum, gold and silver. Prior to joining Nyrstar, Mr. Sciazko was the CEO and General Manager of Lumina Copper, ramping up and turning around the Caserones mine in Chile and previously the General Manager of Sierra Gorda mine in Chile taking it from the construction to the production stage.



Jonathan Whyte  – Company Secretary
Mr Whyte is a Chartered Accountant with extensive corporate, company secretarial and finanical accounting expereince, predominantly for listed resource companies.