Barry Davis, BSc, MSc (Managing Director) has 34 years experience in the international mining industry, including 20 years in Central Asia. Mr Davis has held senior positions, and been involved in the listing process, with publicly listed companies on AIM and the ASX. A Competent Person under the JORC Code to produce independent reports and valuations for a variety of minerals including gold and copper. Has a demonstrated history of raising capital, negotiating agreements, and successfully bringing geological conceptual models to discoveries.
John Emmott, B.A., Ll.B. – admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales and the Supreme Court of New South Wales. Over 20 years experience in Central Asia representing investors in the resources sector
Andrew Paine (Non-Executive Director & Company Secretary) is Managing Director of Selmeston Capital Ltd, a private investment office and a Director of Eurasian Fertilizers Group PLC, a Central Asia and Middle East focused mining venture. He is also a Director of Batcombe International Holdings Ltd, a commodity trading company based in the Bahamas and the UK. Formerly, Andrew was a Managing Director and member of the Executive Committee of Al Rajhi Holdings group of companies based in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Switzerland. He has more than 30 years international banking, investment and operational experience. He is a non-executive director of Spring Capital funds, focused on Russian equities.
Ruslan Ibraev, BL, MBA (General Director, Administration, Kazakhstan) has more than 10 years management experience in gold and copper exploration and mining in Kazakhstan. Extensive experience in the areas of government and public relations. Previous roles include acting as a Leading Specialist for the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources and as an Engineer for the Geophysical Observatory in Kazakhstan.
Steve Allnutt, B.Sc Honours, MAusIMM, MAIG, (JORC Consultant) is an exploration and project development geologist with over 35 years experience in Australia and China, including roles with Century Zinc, CRA Exploration and the Department of Mines and Energy (Australia).