Board & Management
Warren Hallam B. App Sci (Metallurgy), MSc Min. Econ
Mr Hallam is a metallurgist, a mineral economist and holds a Graduate Diploma in Business. He has over 35 years of technical and commercial experience across numerous commodities and businesses within the resources industry including with top-tier mining companies Western Mining Corporation, Metals X Limited, Westgold Resources Limited and is currently Chairman of ASX listed Nelson Resources Limited and Kingfisher Mining Limited. Mr Hallam was a member of the senior leadership team at Metals X (both as Executive Director and Managing Director) and played a critical role in the development of Metals X as a leading global tin producer and top-10 gold producer. Mr Hallam also held a range of senior operation, strategic and business development roles with diversified ASX-100 resource company Western Mining Corporation.
Current ASX Listed Directorships
Nelson Resources Limited
Kingfisher Mining Limited
Brett Smith B.Chem Eng, MBA, M Res Methodology
Brett Smith has participated in the development of a number of mining and mineral processing projects including coal, iron ore, base and precious metals. He has also managed engineering and construction companies in Australia and internationally. Brett has served on the boards of private mining and exploration companies and has over 32 years’ international experience in the engineering, construction and mineral processing businesses. Brett is an executive director of Metals X Limited, executive director and deputy chairman of Hong Kong listed company APAC Resources Limited, executive director of Hong Kong listed company Dragon Mining Limited and a non-executive director of ASX listed companies Prodigy Gold NL and Tanami Gold NL.
Current ASX Listed Directorships
Prodigy Gold NL
Tanami Gold NL
Mr Corps Rod Corps has been involved in the finance industry for 30 years, having worked as a stockbroker for Porter Western Ltd (now Macquarie Group), and Morgan Stanley and JP Morgan in the United Kingdom. Mr Corps has been a director of Eternal Resources Ltd (taken over by Aziana Ltd – now Brainchip Holdings Ltd ASX:BRN) and Voyager Global Ltd – now Cycliq Group (ASX:CYQ). From 2013 to 2021 Rod was the corporate & investor relations manager for ASX listed Westgold Resources Ltd (ASX:WGXO). He is currently a non-executive director of Marketech Limited.
General Manager – Operations
Mr Kiley is a cross-disciplinary skilled extractive industries professional with a foundation grounded in geosciences. With a career spanning 12 years of experience across the entire project value chain, Mr Kiley commenced his career as an exploration and production geologist with major miner Newmont before transitioning to various small and mid-tier exploration and production companies. Having a wide exposure to various commodities and geological systems coupled with jurisdictional diversification has imparted Mr Kiley with a substantive platform of experience. In recent years, Mr Kiley has leveraged his operational experience and capital markets exposure to join one of Australia’s largest natural resources private investment groups, Wyloo Metals (A Company of Tattarang), as the senior geologist for business development. Mr Kiley holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Geology from the University of Adelaide.
Ms Burgess is an accounting and company secretary professional with over 30 years’ experience. She graduated from University of WA with a Bachelor of Economics degree and is a member of CPA Australia (CPA). Ms Burgess currently holds Company Secretary positions with various Australian companies.