OUR TEAM

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

BRUCE PATERSON

Executive Chairman


Chair of Board of Directors. Primary responsibility for legal, commercial and secretarial corporate activities.

LL.B. MAICD

Bruce has had an extensive commercial, legal, public company director and company secretarial career, primarily with ASX listed companies and their subsidiaries in Australia and internationally. Following 16 years of broad corporate responsibilities with Newcrest Mining, a major Australian based international gold mining company, Bruce has spent the past 20 years providing non-executive director, legal, company secretarial and commercial consultancy services to a range of private and public companies, both ASX listed and unlisted, in the mineral resources, energy and innovative technology sectors.

JOHN FORWOOD

Commercial Director


Business Development. Oversight of technical aspects of Red Mud projects.

LL.B. (Hons) B.Sc.(Hons, Geology) M.AusIMM, MSEG

John is a natural resources investment banker and fund manager. He has worked as a geologist in Africa, Asia and Australia and has 18 years experience in resource investment banking in London and Australia. Most recently he was an executive director of RMB Resources, the resources investment banking division of Rand Merchant Bank of South Africa, where he was the principal representative for dozens of international equity, quasi-equity and project finance deals in the resources sector.

WILL GOODALL

Technical Director


Technical direction of Red Mud projects

PhD BEng(chem) (Hons) MAusIMM CP(metallurgy)

Will has 16 years experience as a chemical engineer in project development and optimization for minerals processing across a wide range of commodities. He combines academic and commercial experiences across material characterization, technology development and mineral project development to focus on innovative solutions to complex minerals processing projects. Will has been closely involved in process development for reprocessing of gold and tin tailings dams, along with assessment of remediation opportunities for over 20 tailings dams across Australia.

Will is the primary inventor of Rodinia’s Biorehabilitation technology, for which US patent applications have been lodged. He led the proof of concept test work program to establish the technology basis, along with detailed technical and economic option studies.

ROBERT W. MOSIG

Director


Fund raising and business relationships

MSc, FAusIMM, FAICD

Rob Mosig is a geologist with over 30 years of experience in lateritic terrain, platinum group metals, diamonds and precious metals. He was the founding CEO and Managing Director of ASX listed companies Helix Resources NL and Platina Resources Ltd.

Rob has a wealth of experience in the genesis and metallurgical recovery of High Purity Alumina (HPA), scandium, cobalt and platinum group metals from lateritic ore.

Additionally, Rob has extensive corporate experience in fund raising, investments and joint ventures which will help to contribute towards maximising the development of the Company’s bauxite residue management program.

SENIOR MANAGEMENT

JULIAN BARTLETT

Director - RMJL & Arastra Exploration


Julian is a geologist with over 30 years international exploration and mining experience for precious metals, base metals, “exotic” metals, mineral sands, and diamonds. Julian has worked in diverse geological environments around the world including Australia, Indonesia, Central Asia, China, and Jamaica. Most recently, Julian has led the geological team completing the feasibility study on the major Tujuh Bukit deposit in Indonesia.

COLIN SEABORN PhD

Study Manager


Management of key study consultants, metallurgical testing programs and financial modelling. Monitor or lead project components and compilation of Scoping and Feasibility Studies.

MANAGEMENT & ADVISORS

JOHN ZETZMAN

Country Manager, USA


Over 40 years experience in the natural resources sector in North America. His expertise include business and project development, project management, commercial and economic evaluation, regulatory compliance and legal issue management, contract negotiation and administration.

DON GLENISTER M.ENG

Senior Consultant


Over 30 years experience with Alcoa as Principal Environmental Consultant. Winner of several international awards for bauxite residue management.

DAVID BARRETT MSc

Country Manager, Jamaica


Administration and management of Jamaican activities. Liaison with Jamaican stakeholders.