Finance and corporate advisory professional. More than 30 years experience in the finance services industry – including Ord Minett Ltd & Colonial Stock-broking Ltd – various corporate advisory boutiques incl Paradigm Capital Pty Ltd. Currently with Henslow Markets section. AGE Board member since inception and Chairman for three years.
CEO & Managing Director
Mining Engineer/CEO – 30+ years in uranium and other mine management, uranium / nuclear fuel marketing and CEO roles. Management roles at WMC Olympic Dam & nickel mines, LKAB Iron Ore (Sweden), ERA Ranger and Jabiluka Uranium. International commodities marketing with Rio Tinto (ERA) Uranium, and Bauxite & Alumina groups. Founding CEO of Toro Energy Ltd – achieved approval of Western Australia’s first modern uranium mine project. SACOME Council member and past President.
Civil Engineer/CEO. GM roles with WMC Ltd, including development of major mining projects. Corporately established and steered companies through early stages into significant businesses. Founding MD of Extract Resources during the discovery and pre-feasibility of Husab Uranium mine in Namibia, sold for US$2.2 billion. Currently CEO of minerals investment group Macallum.
Andrew J. Vigar
Geologist/CEO/Director. Over 35 years’ experience in the minerals industry including Utah, Emperor Gold, WMC, CRA Exploration. Commenced Vigar and Associates consultants in 1996, which became part of SRK Consulting. Founding MD for Mining Associates – Aust and Hong Kong, founder and Chairman of the Brisbane Mining Club.
Management and Advisory
CFO and Co Sec
Chartered Accountant/CFO/Company Secretary. Over 30 years professional services principally with a Big Four accounting firm and recently in part-time contracting and consulting roles. Extensive exposure to mining, oil & gas sectors in WA, QLD and South Africa. CFO and Co Sec for AGE for 7 years & Co Sec for Geopacific Resources Ltd.
Dr Andrea Marsland-Smith
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Andrea was previously one of the five member Executive Management Team of Heathgate Resources, owner/operator of the Beverley/Beverley North and operator of the Four Mile ISR uranium projects in South Australia. Her roles with Heathgate span 15 years and have ranged through technical and field positions in Geology through to Head of Geology, Head of Regulatory & Compliance, Head of Operations and Head of Government Relations and Indigenous Affairs up to 2021. Since completing her PhD in Economic Geology, Andrea has worked predominantly in the uranium sector including previously for companies such as Uranium Equities (exploration in the Alligator Rivers Uranium Province), Areva and Sinosteel Uranium SA, along with Heathgate. In 2008 she was the recipient of AMEC’s Explorer of the Year Award for the Four Mile Uranium discovery, 2015 Top 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining, and Exceptional Women in Resources Winner in 2016.
Traxys North America LLC, New York
Strategic relationship between AGE and Traxys providing marketing services and finance. Kevin has 20+ years in power and nuclear fuel markets, has relationships with key utility fuel buyers and offtake relationships with mines globally. Joined Traxys in 2007 and is MD for Energy Metals, established Traxys’ uranium marketing & trading business – now over a half billion dollar per year transacting ~15 million pounds U3O8 annually. Responsible for nuclear fuel sales to global utilities with LT supply/contract portfolio.
Independent Consultant, Denver
Tim has a geology / mining and project evaluation and financial background, with substantial knowledge and experience in the review, evaluation, strategy and commercial aspects of uranium projects and properties.
Contract Project Manager
Geoff is a geologist with over 30 years’ experience in the minerals industry in a range of commodities including nickel, gold, manganese, uranium, rare earths and base metals in Australia, Africa Europe and the Americas. This experience has covered roles including exploration, mining, business development and senior management with major and junior companies.
Geoff holds a Bachelor’s degree in Geology, a Master’s degree in Mineral Economics and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.
BSc (Hons) in Geology and Computing, Project and Senior Geologist with AGE since 2012. Undertaking geology fieldwork, geochemistry, geophysics, drilling operations, Traditional Owner employment and training, geology & project reports. Project geology and exploration evaluation on external projects.
Inception Consulting Engineers (ICE), Adelaide
Inception have a team of very experienced ISR metallurgists, chemical engineers and hydrogeologists who have substantial experience in Australian ISR operations, and both experience and knowledge of US ISR operations.