Antony (Tony) Sage
Executive Chairman (BCom, FCPA, CA, FTIA )
Mr Sage has in excess of 30 years experience in the fields of corporate advisory services, funds management and capital raising. Mr Sage is based in Western Australia and has been involved in the management and financing of listed mining and exploration companies for the last 18 years. Mr Sage has operated in Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Romania, Russia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Cote d’Ivoire, Congo, South Africa, Indonesia, China and Australia.
Mr Sage is currently Chairman of ASX-listed Australian companies, Cauldron Energy Ltd and Fe Ltd. Mr Sage is also a Non-Executive Director of ASX-listed European Lithium Ltd; and National Stock Exchange of Australia (“NSX”) listed International Petroleum Ltd.
Mr Sage is also the sole owner of A League football club Perth Glory that plays in the National competition in Australia.
Timothy Paul Turner
Non-Executive Director (B Bus (Acc), FCPA, FTIA, Registered Company Auditor)
Timothy Turner is the senior partner of accounting and advisory Firm, HTG Partners. Mr Turner heads the audit and assurance division and is responsible for the issue of audit opinions for self-managed superannuation funds through to full reporting entities. He also has in excess of 30 years’ experience in business development, structuring and general business consultancy.
Timothy has a Bachelor of Business (Accounting), is a Registered Company, SMSF and Organisation Auditor, is a Fellow of CPA Australia and a Fellow of the Tax Institute of Australia.
With over 15 years’ experience on listed company boards and 30 years’ experience in the Australian accounting, taxation and business fields, Mr Turner brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in corporate compliance, governance and corporate manoeuvring.
Mr Turner also sits on the Board of African Petroleum Ltd (a company listed on the Oslo Bors Exchange (Norway), International Petroleum Ltd (NSX) and Legacy Iron Ore Ltd (ASX)(resigned August 2017).
Mr Mark Hancock has over 30 years’ experience in key financial, commercial and marketing roles across a variety of industries with a strong focus on natural resources. During his 13 years at Atlas Iron Ltd, Mr Hancock served in numerous roles including CCO, CFO, Executive Director and Company Secretary. Mr Hancock has also served as a director on a number of ASX listed entities and is currently a director of Centaurus Metals Ltd and Fe Limited. Mr Hancock holds a Bachelor of Business (B.Bus) degree, is a Chartered Accountant (CA), and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia (F FIN).
Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
Melissa is a certified practising accountant with over 15 years of experience in the mining industry. She has worked extensively in Australia and the United Kingdom including five years as Group Financial Controller for BSG Management Services. Melissa has a Bachelor of Accounting from Murdoch University and has been a member of CPA Australia since 2000. Melissa has completed a Graduate Diploma of Corporate Governance with Chartered Secretaries of Australia Ltd and the company directors course with the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Manager – Development Projects
Jeff is a mechanical engineer with over 25 years experience in construction and mine developments around the world, including Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Greece and Sierra Leone. Jeff has a demonstrated track record in managing the various facets that bring a project together, particularly in remote locations, from feasibility studies through to construction and commissioning.