Management

Flavio Garofalo

Flavio Garofalo

Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary

Mr Garofalo is a finance and corporate executive with over 20 years’ experience in the mining industry. He was most recently Commercial Manager at Fortescue Metals Group and has held several other senior executive roles for ASX-listed mining companies, including General Manager of Finance, CFO and Company Secretary.

Mr Garofalo has extensive experience in project financing, capital raisings and investor relations for listed resources companies which have transitioned from exploration and development to production.

He holds a Bachelor of Business in Accounting from Curtin University of Technology and is a CPA with operational experience in both major and junior mining companies working in various jurisdictions including Africa, China and Australia.



Jacqui Hymus

Jacqui Hymus

Manager People and Culture

An experienced and trusted human resources professional who has held senior, strategic roles within various different industries including consulting, professional services, hospitality industry and mining. Competent across the full range of human resources abilities with a specific focus on delivering on organisational growth and managing issues at both the strategic and individual level.

She has had over 20 years experience in Human Resources holding a management roles. Her extensive experience includes providing industrial relations advice, building high performing teams, developing workable policies and procedures, coaching management, and training on various topics.

 



Mike Ferraro

Mike Ferraro

Technical and Marketing Director 

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 completion of bankable feasibility studies, 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.

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



Paul Hewitt

Paul Hewitt

Project Director - Delivery

Mr Hewitt is an accomplished senior project delivery manager with +25 years’ experience in the energy and resources sectors. Leading implementation of major process and non-process infrastructure projects. A strong commercial acumen combined with a relentless focus on safety and team performance.



James White

James White

General Manager - Operations

Senior manager with extensive experience in management of complex processing plants and mining operations including mineral sands facilities in Australia, UK and Africa. Qualified Mechanical Engineer with strong leadership skills to build high performing teams and profitable, sustainable operations.



Lloyd Edmunds

Lloyd Edmunds

Deputy Project Director

Lloyd has +20 years of project experience for leading organisations on both the contractor and client side, including 3 years of project finance experience at a leading global investment bank, delivering world class mining and infrastructure projects in Australia, Middle East & North Africa.

Competent project execution professional responsible for the delivery of significant capital value of complex multi-disciplined contracts for leading organisations.



Reece Power

Reece Power

Commercial Manager

Accomplished senior commercial manager with extensive experience in managing end to end contracts for construction and operations in the resources sector in Australia and Africa. Strong project controls, procurement and logistics management capability.

 


Troy Whittaker

Troy Whittaker

Group Commercial and Strategic Development

A pragmatic, results driven leader with 20+ years experience specializing in project delivery, commercial management, supply chain planning and team leadership. Recently the Project Director for the Anglo’s Woodsmith Project, Commercial Director for Sirius Minerals and Head of Contracts for FMG.

 



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.


James Chialo

James Chialo

Director of Tanzanian Subsidiaries - Stakeholder and Sustainability

Experienced manager of exploration and logistics activities in Tanzania. Focused on developing enduring supplier and stakeholder relations, underpinned by respect, trust and enriching lives through our participation.