Board of Directors

Brian Rodan 

Executive Chairman

Fellow of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (FAusIMM) with 43 years’ experience.

Managing Director and owner of Australian Contract Mining Pty Ltd (ACM), a mid-tier contracting company that successfully completed $1.5B worth of work over a 20 year       period. ACM was sold to an ASX listed gold mining company in 2017.

Founding Director of Dacian Gold Limited who purchased the Mt Morgans Gold Mine from the Administrator of Range River Gold Ltd. After listing on the ASX in 2012 Mr Rodan was Dacian’s largest shareholder.

Executive Director of Eltin Limited. 15-year tenure with Australia’s largest full service ASX listed contract mining company with annual turnover of $850M(+).

Mr Rodan is currently Managing Director and Acting Executive Chairman of Siren Gold Limited (ASX: SNG).

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Dave Nixon 

Technical Director

Mr Nixon has a BSc Hons in Applied Geology, he has a significant depth of experience as an Exploration Geologist over 25 years, predominantly in gold. His experience covers generative, greenfields & brownfields exploration in Australia, North America, South America & Papua New Guinea.

Mr Nixon has worked on orogenic lode gold, VMS, porphyry, epithermal & skarn deposit styles and has held previous roles as Principal Generative Geologist, Registered Exploration Manager, Exploration Superintendent.

Mr Nixon previously worked within the Gold Fields Group for 4 years (2017-2020) KCGM JV for 7 years (2010-2016) & Barrick Exploration groups for 13 years (1997-2009). David has been a member of the Exploration teams responsible for the discovery or expansion of the Invincible, Hamlet North, Hidden Secret, Kora, Fairyland, Centenary, Porgera, Wallaby, Mt Charlotte & Fimiston deposits, totalling 8Moz Au.

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Keith Murray 

Non Executive Director

Chartered accountant with 40 years experience at General Manager level in audit, accounting, tax, finance, treasury and corporate governance.

During the 1990’s Mr Murray was Group Accounting Manager, Corporate and Taxation joint Company Secretary for Eltin Limited, a leading Australian based international mining services company.

Mr Murray is currently General Manager Corporate and Company Secretary for the Heytesbury Group.

Mr Murray is a non-executive director of Siren Gold Limited (ASX: SNG).

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Hayley McNamara 

Non Executive Director

Corporate lawyer and Principal of Mining Access Legal based in Perth with 20 years’ experience providing legal advice to the resources sector.

Experienced in all legal aspects in connection with the acquisition and development of resource projects, including due diligence investigations, contract negotiation, acquisition arrangements, business and project structuring, financing and compliance, and regulatory advice.

Experienced in preparation and negotiation of joint venture agreements (both incorporated and unincorporated), key mining operating and infrastructure agreements, tenure arrangements (including access agreements), internal restructures and acquisition arrangements.

Ms McNamara is admitted to practice as a lawyer in Western Australia and is an active member of the Association of Mining and  Exploration Companies (AMEC).

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Sebastian Andre 

Company Secretary

Chartered Secretary with over 10 years of experience in corporate advisory, governance and risk services.

He has previously acted as an adviser at the ASX and has a thorough understanding of the ASX Listing Rules, specialising in providing advice to companies and their boards in respect to capital raisings, IPOs, backdoor listings, corporate compliance and governance matters.

Mr Andre holds qualifications in accounting, finance, corporate governance and is a member of the Governance Institute of Australia.

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