Board of Directors

Mr James Bahen

Non-Executive Director

Mr Bahen is a Corporate Advisory Executive and Chartered Secretary who commenced his career in audit and assurance with a chartered accounting firm. He is currently a Company Secretary to a number of ASX listed companies.

Mr Bahen is a member of the Governance Institute of Australia (GIA) and holds a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Accounting and Finance. 

Mr Glenn Whiddon

Non-Executive Director

Mr Whiddon has an extensive background in equity capital markets, banking and corporate advisory with a specific focus on natural resources.

Mr Whiddon holds a degree in Economics and has extensive corporate and management experience. He is currently Director of a number of Australian and international public listed companies in the resource sector. 

Mr James Pearse

Non-Executive Director

Mr Pearse is a corporate lawyer with over 10 years’ experience working for national, international and boutique law firms advising Australian businesses primarily in the mining, oil & gas and technology sectors.

Mr Pearse holds Bachelor degrees in both Law and Commerce majoring in Finance.

George Karageorge

Non-Executive Director

Mr Karageorge is a geologist and is a rare, base and precious metal exploration expert with over 25 years' experience in the mining sector.

He has worked in senior technical and executive management roles for exploration and mining companies across the globe, including Western Mining Corporation, ASARCO, Anglo Gold Ashanti, Barrick Mines and Bluebird Battery metals, and is best known for his role as founding geologist and first registered alternate mine manager of lithium producer, Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX: PLS). Mr Karageorge is Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director at Argent Minerals Ltd (ASX: ARD).

Pedro Kastellorizos

Chief Executive Officer

Mr Kastellorizos has been a professional geologist with over 24 years’ experience in the exploration, mining and the corporate sectors. He has worked within senior technical and executive board positions within Australia and London, with vast experience in commodities such as precious metals, base metal, uranium, molybdenum, tungsten and industrial minerals. In 2009, Mr. Kastellorizos was the founder of Genesis Resources Ltd (ASX:GES) along with other board positions including Eclipse Metals Ltd (ASX:EPM), Batavia Mining Ltd (ASX:BTV), Regency Mines plc and groups Exploration Manager for Tennant Creek Gold Ltd and Thor Mining plc. Mr Kastellorizos has played major roles in project acquisitions, joint ventures, capital raisings and spear headed numerous successful joint ventures.

Mr Kastellorizos has a Bachelor of Science and is a Member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (MAusIMM).