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.
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 27 year career in the mineral industry in Australia, Philippines, PNG, Indonesia 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. He has also had considerable experience in scoping and feasibility studies, and orebody delineation in two world class copper-gold deposits – at Tampakan and Tujuh Bukit.
Mr Gavin Leicht
CFO & Company Secretary
Mr Leicht is a senior finance professional with significant experience in resource sector finance, the global copper industry, and copper project development and construction. He has had 20 years’ experience in various financial roles, including more than 10 years in senior financial positions in the resources sector in Australia and overseas with Rio Tinto and PanAust Limited. Most recently he was Group Manager Finance & Treasury with PanAust Limited.
Mr Leicht holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Newcastle. He is also a Member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants.