Team

Mr Dean Goodwin

Chief Executive Officer

Mr Goodwin has over 30 years’ experience in Australia and overseas across all aspects of the industry including exploration, development and mining operations in the gold and advanced minerals sectors.

Mr John Lester

Non-Executive Director

Mr Lester started his career as a stockbroker with Joseph Sebag and Co in London. Later joining Jardine Fleming and Company – then Hong Kong’s biggest investment bank as chief dealer and became a Director of that company. He was Head of Corporate Finance at Pembroke Securities in Sydney and later moved to Indonesia where he founded a paging company and several satellite and internet companies as well as arranging the underwriting of Jakarta’s first publicly listed mining company.

He joined the board of Golden West Resources Ltd and became Managing Director where he was responsible for the company raising more than $60 million from Asian investors. He was Chairman of Yilgarn Infrastructure Ltd which was a major tenderer for building the Port of Oakajee having a fully funded bid with partners including China Rail, China Ports, Sinosteel Ansteel Bank of China and China Exim Bank. He was a founding Director and Chairman of publicly listed International Coal Limited.

Mr Frederick Salkanovic

Non-Executive Director

Mr Salkanovic has a long history of prospecting and mining in WA and throughout Australia. He has operated successful precious metals and gemstone mining operations and brings further hands-on experience to the Board as the company ramps up its exploration and development activities at FGP.

Mr Salkanovic has a strong knowledge of the mining and resources sector in Australia, with key competencies in Exploration, materials processing; marketing and financial management in relation to junior mining companies.

Mr Lu Ning Yi

Non-Executive Director

Mr Yi has extensive business connections in Australia and the Asia Pacific region, especially greater China. Mr Yi brings over 30 years of hands-on experience dealing with businesses in China and abroad. Over the years, Mr Yi has proven his unique business insight and expertise in the identification and realisation of funding opportunities in the resources, commodities, and financial investment sectors.

Jeffrey Nurse ACA, MBA

Company Secretary & Chief Financial Officer

Chartered Accountant with over 20 years’ experience, working in Hong Kong specialising in debt syndications & in Perth with mid-tier chartered accounting firms.