Mr Ian Hastings

Chairman

Mr Hastings is a corporate advisor with many years’ experience in the field of finance, investment, securities markets compliance and regulation and has almost 30 years’ experience in the finance industry and regulatory bodies. He is a former Member of the ASX and former Principal of several ASX Member Stock Brokers. Mr Hastings is a Practitioner Member (Master Stockbroking) of the Stockbrokers Association of Australia and holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws Degrees.

Mr Andrew Draffin

Director & Company Secretary

Mr Draffin is a Chartered Accountant who is the principle of an accounting and corporate advisory firm in Melbourne. Andrew is a Director, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of listed, unlisted and private companies operating across a broad range of industries. His focus is on financial reporting, treasury management, management accounting and corporate services, areas where he has gained over 20 years’ experience.

Mr Ian Richer

Non-executive Director

Mr Richer is an Engineer with more than 30 years’ experience in operations, project management and construction on a range of significant mining projects. He played a role in the Goldsworthy iron ore projects, laterite nickel projects in Indonesia and Queensland, mineral sands projects in New South Wales, titano-magnetite mining and processing in New Zealand and various domestic and offshore aluminum and copper – uranium projects. His technical and commercial expertise was gained in organisations including Consolidated Goldfields, INCO, Fluor International, Dravo Corporation and Minproc. Specific nickel sulphide experience was gained through active involvement at Widgiemooltha. Mr Richer has served more than 10 years as a director in banking and corporate finance, with Chas, Society Generale and as a consultant to the World Bank.