Geoff James

Geoff James

Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary


Mr James is an experienced finance professional with over 20 years’ experience in senior management roles.  He was formerly Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of iron ore developer Centaurus Metals Limited (2007-2014) and held senior finance roles with the Clough Engineering group (1996-2007).

He brings significant experience in developing mineral projects in Australia and overseas from initial exploration through to completion of bankable feasibility studies and award of development approvals.  He is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Governance Institute of Australia.

Mark Alvin

Mark Alvin

Exploration Manager


20 years experience in mine and exploration geology(ex Rio Tinto)

Successful in identifying and developing world-class mineral assets with a proven track record for discovery of Tier 1 Minerals Sands projects in south eastern Africa.

Hands on experience in exploring for Mineral Sands in Tanzania and fluent in Kiswahili

Brendan Cummins

Brendan Cummins

Chief Geologist

20 years experience in mine and exploration geology both within Australia, southern Africa, South America and China

Specialist in identifying exploration assets and developing them from greenfields through to resource definition and feasibility study.

Has managed exploration teams on a number of projects in Tanzania over the past 4 years.

Brendan Cummins

Mike Ferraro

Project Director - Development

Mr Ferraro is a resource industry professional with 30+ years’ experience. He is qualified as a metallurgist and also has a MBA. His experience includes significant roles in mineral sands with Doral (Managing Director) and MZI (Chief Operating Officer) as well as earlier technical and operational management roles with Cristal and Simcoa.

Specific to mineral sands he has managed operational readiness from greenfield for several operations and subsequent management thereof, as well as oversight on several expansions including design, approvals, project management and market development.