The Directors

Jonathan Murray

Non-Executive Director
Bachelor Laws and Commerce

Jonathan is a partner at independent corporate law firm Steinepreis Paganin, based in Perth, Western Australia. He specializes in equity capital raisings, all forms of acquisitions and divestments, governance and corporate compliance. He is currently a non-executive director of Hannans Reward NL, Laguna Resources NL and Kalgoorlie Mining Company Limited.

Tony Pearson

Non-Executive Chairman,
B. Com, Accounting and Finance

Tony is an experienced international natural resources executive and company director. He is currently the Chairman of ASX listed Cellnet, a Trustee of the Royal Botanical Gardens & Domain Trust and a Non-Executive Director of Communicare Inc. He was formerly a Commissioner at the Independent Planning Commission, and previously a group executive at TSX/HKEx listed SouthGobi Resources, based in Hong Kong, where he was responsible for the company’s corporate and strategic initiatives. Tony also has over 15 year’s commercial and investment banking experience, covering the Asia Pacific natural resources industry, most recently as a Managing Director at HSBC.

Bardin Davis

Managing Director
GAICD, MAppFin, GradDipAcc, BAg Econ (1st Class Hons)

Bardin holds over 20 years of investment banking and corporate experience in the mining and energy sectors. He was formerly the CFO of UPC/AC Renewables Australia and previously held a number of senior investment banking roles in Hong Kong and Sydney. Previous roles include the Head of the Resources & Energy Group – Asia Pacific, Deputy Head of Corporates – Asia Pacific and Head of Advisory – Australia for HSBC and Head of Metals & Mining Asia for Macquarie Capital. Bardin has significant emerging markets experience and has worked on a broad range of international advisory, capital markets and financing transactions.

Hon. Abdullah Mwinyi

Non-Executive Director
LLB, LLM (Cardiff University)

The Hon. Mr Mwinyi is a member of the Tanzanian Parliament, having entered Parliament in 2007, and was also a Member of the East African Legislative Assembly (2007 – 2017), where he was Chair of the Legal, Privileges and Rules Committee and the Regional Affairs and Conflict Resolution Committee. He is also Chair of Swala Oil and Gas (Tanzania) plc. The Hon. Mr Mwinyi is a lawyer by profession and, in 2007, established Asyla Attorneys, where he specializes in corporate, commercial, labour and employment law.