Geoff James

Geoff James

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.

Tony Brazier

Chief Finance Officer 

Senior finance professional with over 20 years’ experience across a diverse range of industries, including oil &gas, infrastructure, mining & metals, manufacturing, industrials, pharmaceuticals and property.

Hands-on leadership focussed on achieving objectives through strong accounting expertise, business planning, strategy implementation & execution, performance analysis and control, project evaluation, treasury management and project management.


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.

Peter Watson

Peter Watson

Principal Advisor - Strategy & Development

Mr Watson is a chemical engineer with more than 35 years’ experience in the global resources sector across senior technical, project, and management roles as well as corporate experience running ASX-listed companies. His experience includes project development, project delivery and mining facilities operations across multiple commodities and global jurisdictions, including Africa. At Strandline, he is responsible for supporting the business through the funding and development phase of the Company’s pipeline of projects with specific short-term focus on commercialising both the Fungoni and Coburn assets. 

Mr Watson was most recently the Managing Director and CEO of Sedgman Pty Limited, an ASX‐listed engineering, project delivery and operations company focussed on the global minerals sector. Mr Watson is also currently a Non-Executive Director of both New Century Resources and Resource Generation as well as Non-Executive Chairman of EvacGroup who provide evacuation and safety management consulting to industrial and commercial buildings throughout Australia.