マネージメントチーム

Peak Resources社は、社内で広範な希土類製造および販売の専門知識を兼ね備えた唯一の希土類開発者を有しています。弊社は、既にこれらの専門知識をプロジェクト設計および最終事業化調査に取り入れています。実際の操業経験、希土類の専門知識、およびパイロットプラントの運用およびテスト、検証を組み合わせることで、Peak Resourcesは採鉱から製品までのサプライチェーンのリスクを大幅に軽減しました。具体的にも弊社のマネージメントチームが潜在的な顧客とその要件を十分に理解し、安定した供給可能な提案を示しています。また、業界での繋がりが深く、ビジネスとチームを構築し、信頼できる持続可能なサプライチェーンで高品質の製品を提供する能力を兼ね備えています。

Philip Rundell

Company Secretary & Chief Financial Officer
CA, DipBus

Philip is a former Partner at Coopers & Lybrand (now PriceWatehouseCoopers) and a Director at Ferrier Hodgson. He is now a sole practitioner Chartered Accountant specialising in providing company secretarial, compliance, accounting and reconstruction services.

Ismail Diwani

Country Manager, Tanzania
B.BusAdmin, CPA (Tanzania)

Ismail has a background in accounting and worked as the Business Manager and later as the Managing Director of the Warthog Safari Tanzania in Iringa. He joined Peak in 2015 as a Regulatory Liaison Officer with responsibility for administering compliance with Tanzanian laws and regulations in Tanzania and government communications. Ismail was subsequently appointed to the role of Commercial Manager, before being promoted to Country Manager, Tanzania.

Lello Galassi

Head of Development and Operations

Since 1998 Lello has been a project manager and developer for 14 brownfield and greenfield international mining and large infrastructure projects. Lello has a strong track-record in the delivery of greenfield projects, cost control and schedule targets, best practice with respect to safety, environmental and community outcomes and the development of associated infrastructure. His international experience extends to the Democratic Republic of Congo (“DRC”), Guinea, South Africa, Peru, Chile, Guyana, Spain, Australia and Canada.

Lello was most recently Vice President Project Development & Construction with Sabina Gold & Silver Corporation. Other select positions include Project Director – Phoenix Potash Project (ICL, Spain), Project Director and Chief Operating Officer – Aurora Gold Mine (Guyana Goldfields, Guyana), Project Director and General Manager – Iron Ore Expansion Projects (Rio Tinto, Australia & Guinea), Senior Project Manager – Tenke Fungurume Mine (Freeport McMoran, DRC) and Senior Project Manager – Copper Powder Project (Phelps Dodge, US).

Mark Godfrey

Head of Technical Services

Mark holds over 40 years of metallurgical experience and has worked with a broad suite of leading international mining companies including Glencore, Newcrest, MMG, Rio Tinto, BHP and Impala Platinum. Mark hasspent a significant portion of his career in Africa and has extensive experience in overseeing feasibility studies, pilot plant testwork, optimisation of flow sheets, commissioning of projects, debottlenecking and operational enhancements.

His most recent role was as Technical Manager Metallurgy at the Komoto Copper Project (Glencore) based in the DRC. Other select positions include Principal Metallurgist – Group Technical Services (MMG), Principal Metallurgist – Northparkes Mine (Rio Tinto), Principal Advisor Hydrometallurgy – Technology & Innovation Group (Rio Tinto), Process & Technical Manager – Yabulu Extension Project (BHP) and Head of Hydrometallurgy Research (Gencor).

Gavin Beer

Consulting Metallurgist

Gavin holds approximately 30 years of relevant technical and operational experience and specialises in the rare earth and critical metal sectors.

Gavin was the General Manager Metallurgy for Peak between 2015 and 2017 and was responsible for the development and optimisation of the metallurgical process from Ore-to NdPr Oxide and other separated rare earth products. He managed pilot plants for the beneficiation, hydrometallurgy and solvent extraction separation processes that led into the original Bankable Feasibility Study (“BFS”) completed in 2017.

Matthew Horgan

General Manager, Corporate Development

Matthew joined Peak Resources from Azure Capital and was previously with Alcoa where he held a range of corporate development, commercial, marketing and chemical engineering roles. Matthew will play an important role in assessing strategic and commercial opportunities as well as supporting key financing and offtake initiatives.

Andrea Cornwell

Head of Marketing

Andrea has over 28 years of international resources marketing experience and has held senior strategic marketing and sales roles with major resources groups such as South32, BHP, Vale, Anglo American and Shell. She has led “go-to market” strategies for large greenfield projects and has substantial experience in leading and executing international marketing strategies, developing and managing customer relationships, overseeing shipping and logistics as well as structuring long-term offtake and sales agreements. Her most recent role was Vice President Marketing, Carbon Steel Raw Materials & Freight with South32 based in Singapore. Other select positions include Head of Coal Marketing, Sales & Administration (Vale – Singapore), Marketing & Strategy Team Leader (Anglo American – Brisbane), Regional Marketing Manager (Shell – London / Sydney) and Marketing Manager (BHP – Tokyo / Brisbane).

Andrea was a co-founder and former President of Women in Mining & Resources, Singapore, and was included in the Top 100 Inspirational Women in Global Mining in 2016 (International Women in Mining). She holds a Bachelor of International Business Relations (Griffith University) and a Master of Business Administration (Melbourne Business School).