Dr Bruce Rohrlach
General Manager – Geology
Dr Rohrlach completed a PhD at the Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra (1997-2002), and studied the Tectonic Evolution, Petrochemistry, Geochronology and Palaeohydrology of the Tampakan Porphyry - High Sulphidation Epithermal Cu-Au Deposit, Mindanao, Philippines.
Dr Rohrlach has had a 31 year career in the mineral industry in Australia, Philippines, PNG, Indonesia, Scandinavia and South America. This has included extensive experience in all stages of the exploration to development cycle, from establishment of exploration and ore genesis models to management of reconnaissance and advanced exploration programs in regional and mine environments. As well as his considerable experience in multiple scoping, feasibility studies and orebody definition of several globally significant copper-gold porphyry projects, he has been instrumental in managing the discovery holes in two world class copper-gold deposits – at Tujuh Bukit (Indonesia) and Cascabel (Ecuador).
Mr Ray Robinson
General Manager – Studies & Technical Services
Mr Robinson is a mining engineer with over 18 years of industry experience in operating and developing mines in Australia, Papua New Guinea, Argentina and Laos. He has expertise in delivering feasibility studies from scoping study to detailed engineering level in both open-pit and underground projects across multiple commodities. Most recently he was employed by PanAust where he successfully delivered two prefeasibility studies for their Laos operations. Previous engagements have ranged from majors including Placer Dome at the Porgera mine, as well as juniors and mid-tiers. Mr Robinson holds a mining engineering degree from the West Australian School of Mines and a Bachelor of Laws.
Mr Gavin Leicht
CFO & Company Secretary
Mr Leicht has over 20 years experience in various financial roles, including more than 15 years in senior financial positions in the resources sector in Australia and overseas with Rio Tinto Limited and PanAust Limited. Mr Leicht holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Newcastle.
He has also been a Member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants, Governance Institute of Australia and the Finance & Treasury Association.
Mr Damien Mizow
B.Science Geology (Hons)
Mr Mizow is a geologist with 12 years’ experience in the resource industry specifically in underground mining and greenfields exploration. Mr Mizow has worked across multiple commodities including copper, gold, lead-zinc and nickel.
In 2015-2016 he lived in northern Sweden and managed the resource drill-out for Avalon Mineral’s D Zone copper deposit. Previous engagements have included Oz Minerals and Xstrata Mount Isa Mines.