BSc Geol Hons, B Econ, MAIG and FSEG
Mr Byass has over 25 years’ experience in the mining industry both in listed and unlisted entities globally, Non-Executive and Executive Director of various listed and unlisted mining entities, which have successfully transitioned to production in bulk, precious and speciality metals around the world. Currently on Boards of ASX gold, base metals and lithium companies. ASX and AIM Board experience.
BEng (Min) AWASM, FAusIMM
Mr James is a mining engineer with over 30 years’ mine operating and project development experience predominantly in WA. Also, previous experience at Managing Director level of three ASX listed companies with two of those companies successfully guided through a merger and takeover process to the benefit of the shareholders. Mr James has a strong mine operating background (examples being the Kanowna Belle Gold Mine and the Black Swan Nickel Mine) and a strong feasibility study / mine development background (examples being the Pillara Zinc/Lead Mine and the Trident/Higginsville Gold Mine).
BCom, BAcc (Hons), CA
Mr Barnes has over 25 years' experience in senior finance and financial management within the mining industry and previously the financial services industry. Mr Barnes has considerable experience in project financing, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, treasury and implementation of accounting controls and systems.
Before joining Galena Mining Limited, Mr Barnes held the position of Chief Financial Officer of Paladin Energy Limited (ASX: PDN) for more than 5 years and was part of the team that successfully completed the company’s capital restructuring in 2018. Prior to that, he was the Chief Financial Officer of DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE and JSE: DRD) and its affiliated subsidiaries for more than 7 years.
Mr Nakagawa is a graduate of Tokyo University, Faculty of Law and has a MBA from University of Leicester, U.K. Mr, Nakagawa joined Mitsubishi Corporation in 1982 and held a series of executive roles in Japan, U.K. and the USA before joining Toho Zinc in 2017 where he is currently an Executive Officer, General Manager, Mineral Resources Business Division and General Manager, Procurement Control Department.
BEng (Mining Engineering)
Mr Sulicich is a mining engineer with over 30 years’ experience in the resource industry covering operational and management roles with CRA, Pasminco and Perilya. Mr Sulicich joined CBH Resources Limited in 2006 and was appointed as a director in August 2011.
MEng (Oxon), MBA
Charlie is a senior mining and finance professional who has worked with Abra Mining since 2020. Charlie’s prior work includes seven years at Heron Resources as Marketing Manager and General Manager, Strategy & Business Development, and nine years at Azure Capital where he provided defence, financing and strategic advice across more than 100 transactions spanning the resources, industrial and technology sectors. Charlie holds a Master of Engineering Science from The University of Oxford and an MBA (Advanced) from The University of Western Australia. Charlie is a Non-Executive Director of private med-tech company Avicena Systems.
B(Hon) Geology, MAIG
Mr. Angelo is a geologist with over 17 years of mineral exploration experience in Western Australia, Brazil, and Burkina Faso. He has strong experience with base metals, gold, iron ore, and nickel exploration. He has been part of the Galena Mining team since the company was listed on the ASX in September 2017, coordinating all the diamond drilling programs on site and actively participating in the development of the geological model and mineral resource of the Abra Pb-Ag deposit.
BTech ( Mining Eng.)George has over 36 years of operational mining experience, occupying management positions in both Owner and Contractor roles. He has worked in various environments that include Small Satellite Pits to Ultra Deep Level Mines, adopting numerous Mine Extraction Methodologies. Theses include Conventional Airleg, Rail bound operations, Semi-Mechanised Room & Pillar, Fully Mechanised Room & Pillar, Narrow and Massive Sub Level Open Stoping with Pastefill. Commodities extracted include Gold, Platinum, Chrome, Copper and now Lead & ZincGeorge began his career in the South African Goldfields, and after 14 years moved to the Platinum Belt prior to emigrating to Western Australia in 2009. In WA, George has operated and been part of management teams at Higginsville, Kanowna Belle, Kundana Strip, Granny Smith and recently joined Abra Mining.
Miss Tabakovic has over 11 years’ experience in the accounting profession. Her experience includes financial accounting reporting, company secretarial services, ASX and ASIC compliance requirements. Miss Tabakovic has been involved in listing a number of junior exploration companies on the ASX and is currently Company Secretary for numerous ASX listed companies.
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