Klaus Eckhof

Executive Chairman (Dip. Geol. TU, AusIMM)

Mr Eckhof is a geologist with more than 20 years of experience identifying, exploring and developing mineral deposits around the world. Mr Eckhof worked for Mount Edon Gold Mines Ltd before it was acquired by Canadian mining company Teck. In 1994, he founded Spinifex Gold Ltd and Lafayette Mining Ltd, both of which successfully delineated gold and base metal deposits. In 2003, Mr Eckhof founded Moto Goldmines which acquired the Moto Gold Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. There, Mr Eckhof and his team delineated more than 20 million ounces of gold and delivered a feasibility study within four years from the commencement of exploration. Moto Goldmines was subsequently acquired by Randgold Resources who poured first gold in September 2013.

Mr Eckhof is also a director of Amani Gold Ltd, and Carnavale Resources Ltd.


Nigel Ferguson

Executive Director (BSc Geology, FAusIMM, MAIG)

Mr Ferguson is a geologist with 30 years of experience having worked in senior management positions for the past 18 years in a variety of locations. He has experience in the exploration and definition of precious and base metal mineral resources throughout the world, including DRC, Zambia, Tanzania, Saudi Arabia, South East Asia and Central America. He has been active in the DRC since 2004 in gold and base metals exploration and resource development.

Mr Ferguson is also Managing Director of Huntsman Resources, an unlisted public company.

Patrick Flint

Non-Executive Director (B.Com, CA, MAICD)

Mr Flint has been involved in the resources sector for the past 20 years as a director or company secretary of ASX and Toronto Stock Exchange-listed companies with mineral projects in Australia, Africa and Asia. He is a Chartered Accountant and has significant experience with project acquisitions, joint venture negotiations and management, fundraisings and corporate matters.

Mr Flint is also Company Secretary of Red Metal Ltd.

Gary Steinepreis

Non-Executive Director / Company Secretary (B.Com, CA)

Mr Steinepreis holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia and is a Chartered Accountant. He provides corporate, management and accounting advice to companies involved in the resource, technology and leisure industries.

He is also non-executive chairman of CFOAM Limited, and a non-executive director of Taruga Gold Limited and Helios Energy Ltd.