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.


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.


Mike Ferraro

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.


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.