Mr Grimes has had vast experience working for many different mining companies including BHP, WMC Ltd, OZ Minerals and Indophil Resources. He has extensive knowledge of The Philippines. and many other South East Asian countries due to his current role as managing Director of Mannerim Capital where he consults with companies hoping to get an edge in this market. Mr Grimes has also been a long term reservist in the Australian Army which culminated in a deployment to the Solomon Islands in 2009 where he was put in charge of the Solomon Islands task force commanding 220 Army personnel from Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Tonga.
Interim President and CEO, Director
Mr. Main has had extensive experience in the Mining and Financial industries over the last 27 years. Prior to joining the finance industry, he spent 10 years working in the mining industry, in numerous roles. After obtaining a Bachelor of Business Degree in Finance, he then moved into Investment Banking, initially working as a Mining Analyst. Peter has spent the last 17 years in finance, working for investment Banks, the last 11 years building and Managing RBC’s Sales and Trading business in Australia with the primary focus on the metals and mining sector. Over that time, he has developed an extensive working knowledge of the financial markets and developed a wealth of industry experience.
Mr. Woods was a registered Mine Manager for manganese explorer, Auvex Resources Ltd, for the Ant Hill & Sunday Hill Projects and has recently completed his role as Field Manager for Auvex. He has worked for the Geological Survey of Western Australia and has successfully prospected for gold at the Horseshoe region for many years.
Mr Sander has extensive experience in the Mining and Financial industries and has developed an extensive working knowledge of various corporate and financial disclosure matters and deep working relationships with Australian, Singapore and Korean corporations. Mr Sander was Financial Controller for Asiatic Gold Limited for 3 years and spent 2 years as Business Development Manager for Gold Valley Wines.
Mr Sander is currently based in Prague, Czech Republic developing a new German based beer company with worldwide distributorship. Mr Sander also operates a creative agency involved in graphic and website design, corporate identity and digital marketing.
Ms. Singson Michael has developed an extensive working knowledge of various corporate and financial disclosure matters and deep working relationships with Australian, Singapore and Korean corporations. Ms. Singson Michael has been the Chief Executive Officer for Platinum Skies Aviation and North South Airlines for over 7 years and serves on the Boards of Satrap Mining Corporation, Northlander Real Estate & Development Inc., Satrap Power Corporation and Blemp Commercial of the Philippines. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture educated as a scholar at the University of the Philippines and is an award winning Architect as well as an aviation pilot.
Chief Financial Officer
Derick has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Windsor and was admitted to the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia in 1985 having articled with KPMG. He has more than 20 years experience in management, financing and accounting serving as Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Manager Accounting, Secretary, and on the Board of Directors of various private and publicly-traded companies. He brings a commitment to success and extensive experience in strategic planning, budgeting, setting up and operating financial systems, reporting requirements for public companies, and connections in Vancouver’s business community.
20 years’ experience in international locations with senior roles in Africa and the CIS.
Legal Counsel – Morton & Company
Auditors – Smythe Ratcliffe Chartered Accountants, Vancouver
Transfer Agent – Computershare Trust Company of Canada, Vancouver
Legal Counsel – Fortun Narvasa & Salazar, Manila