Board of Directors & Management

Kim Robinson

Non-Executive Chairman

Mr Robinson has over 35 years’ experience in mineral exploration and mining having graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1973 with a degree in Geology.

His experience is extensive including 10 years as Executive Chairman of Forrestania Gold NL. During his time at Forrestania, Mr Robinson played a key role in the discovery and development of the Bounty Gold Mine, the development of the Mt McClure Gold Mine and the discovery of the Maggie Hays and Emily Ann nickel sulphide deposits. Mr Robinson was also a Non-Executive Director of Jubilee Mines NL in the period leading up to the discovery and development of the Cosmos Nickel Mine.

Mr Robinson was a founding Director of Kagara Ltd where he held the position of Executive Chairman for a period of 12 years until February 2011. During this time he oversaw the development of Kagara’s North Queensland base metal operations, the listing of Mungana Goldmines Ltd on the ASX and the acquisition and development of the high grade Lounge Lizard nickel deposit in Western Australia. Mr Robinson also served as Managing Director at Energia Minerals Ltd.

Cameron Mclean

CEO & Managing Director

Cameron McLean has more than 20 years’ experience leading and managing a range of commercial activities, including co-directing London business, iBase Limited in the geo-technology sector and as CFO at Snowden Mining Industry Consultants, Kagara Limited and Atrum Coal. Mr McLean has a background in accounting and finance with experience originating at Western Mining in Melbourne. Mr McLean is the founder and major shareholder of the mining investment platform, Mineral Intelligence. Through Mineral Intelligence Mr McLean has facilitated over $100M in mining transactions over the past 5 years. Mr McLean identified, secured and introduced the cobalt and vanadium projects through Ion Minerals of which he is Managing Director.

Simon Coxhell

Technical Director

Simon Coxhell is a geologist with 34 years of diverse experience encompassing all aspects of the resource sector including exploration, resource development, metallurgical considerations and mining.

Over the last 20 years he has had significant corporate experience on ASX listed boards in senior executive appointments and between 2016-2018 led Echo Resources (EAR) as Managing Director/CEO, elevating and growing the company from an 8 million dollar market capitilisation exploration focused company to an emerging gold producer with a maximum market capitilisation of 182 million dollars, centred on the re-establishment of the Bronzewing Gold Mine.

Over a 3 year period developed the gold resource base of Echo from 100,000 resource ounces to a total resource base of 1.7 million ounces of gold, and a maiden reserve of 800,000 ounces, for the Stage 1 and Stage 2 development option, in August 2018. Northern Star purchased a 19% holding on market in late 2018 to become the largest shareholder and in August 2019 launched a succesful takeover of Echo with an implied value of 244 million dollars.

Simon Peters

Non-Executive Director

Mr Peters is a highly experienced mining executive and qualified mining engineer with more than 20 years experience in both hard and soft rock exploration, mine development and operations.  Over the past 10 years he has had corporate experience on ASX listed boards in senior executive roles.  He has held operational and management positions across 3 continents (Africa, Australia & Asia) covering all sections of the exploration & mining development process, including large scale and complex feasibility studies, stakeholder engagement, permits and approvals.

Simon is currently a Partner of Sustainable Project Services which provides strategic & technical management consultancy advice to government, mining and agricultural sectors. Simon is also founding director of Murray Basin Resources a company focused on gold exploration in north west Victoria.

He holds a bachelor of engineering (mining) with Honors from Federation University Australia and an unrestricted WA quarry managers certificate.

Aida Tabakovic

Company Secretary

Miss Tabakovic has over 11 years’ experience in the accounting profession. She holds a double degree in Accounting and Finance and a Postgraduate Degree in Business Law. Miss Tabakovic provides services to a number of ASX listed and unlisted companies, specialising in financial accounting and corporate compliance. Miss Tabakovic has also been involved in listing a number of junior exploration companies on the ASX .