Company Overview: Management
Mr Hastings is a corporate advisor with many years' experience in the field of finance, investment,
securities markets compliance and regulation and has almost 30 years experience in the finance
industry and regulatory bodies.
He is a former Member of the ASX and former Principal of several ASX Member Stock Brokers.
Mr Hastings is a Practitioner Member (Master Stockbroking) of the Stockbrokers Association
of Australia and holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws Degrees.
Peter Mitchell BScHons(Geology), MAusIMM, MIOMMM, MCIMP
Mr Mitchell is a qualified Geologist with experience in gold, uranium, mineral sands, and base metals
projects, and in recent times, Mr Mitchell has been focused on coal projects in several countries,
including Australia, China and Indonesia.
Mr Mitchell is a former mining advisor to the Department of Mines & Energy, Northern Territory and has
many years' experience as a Business Development Manager. Mr Mitchell has also worked as a
Corporate Advisor for Lowell Capital where he provided financial and technical analysis of
projects and companies, including projects in Australia and various other countries such as USA,
China, North Korea, Mongolia, Zambia, Egypt, Romania and Zimbabwe, and as Resource Analyst for
Prudential Bache. Mr Mitchell has experience in public companies and managed investment schemes
and has held positions including Senior and Chief Geologist for numerous mining companies in the
John Chegwidden CA
Non Executive Director
Mr John Chegwidden is an accountant with a strong knowledge of the mining and resources sector in
Australia and has an enviable track record in being able to create junior companies.
Mr Chegwidden has over 20 years’ experience as an accountant, including managing his own chartered
accounting practice, providing advice in management, accounting and taxation, and consulting to
manufacturing, mining, primary production and earthmoving operations. Mr Chegwidden has a strong
knowledge of the mining and resources sector in Australia, with key competencies in Exploration,
materials processing; marketing and financial management in relation to junior mining companies.
More recently he has consulted to a number of listed companies and negotiated with capital
financiers for junior Exploration companies. Mr Chegwidden has been a founding Director and
Company Secretary on two successfully listed public mining companies.