Management

Bob Fulker

BOB FULKER
Chief Operations Officer (Commenced November 2012) / Chief Executive Officer
B.Eng, Mine Managers Cert. of Competency

Bob Fulker is a highly experienced mining engineer with more than 20 years senior leadership experience in the minerals industry in both operational and technical roles.  He has a broad foundation of experience in metalliferous, coal and ferrous commodities in underground and open pit operations and focuses on improving mining business efficiency.  Bob’s most recent role was as Asset President at BHP’s Cannington Mine.

 Paul Frederiks

PAUL FREDERIKS
Chief Financial Officer (Retiring) / Company Secretary (Appointed October 2012) 
B.Bus (Accounting), FCPA, FAICD, FCSA, FCIS

Paul has extensive experience in public company financial and commercial management with more than 29 years’ experience in the Australian resources sector.   He has an extensive knowledge base in listed public company reporting and compliance, financial modelling and forecasting, treasury management, project financing and corporate governance.  Paul has previously held Chief Financial Officer positions at Geodynamics Limited and Ross Mining NL and has been Company Secretary for Billabong International Limited.   

 

 Kerry Parker

KERRY PARKER
Chief Financial Officer / Company Secretary (Alternate) (Appointed August 2014)
B.Bus (Accounting), ACA, MAICD, Finsia

Kerry is a chartered accountant with more than 25 years’ experience in business advisory, and financial and commercial roles in Australia and internationally.  He most recently held the position of Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer with ASX listed Inova Resources Limited.  Kerry has previously held the roles of Managing Director of ASX listed Panax Geothermal Limited (now Raya Group Limited) and Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer of Arrow Energy Limited.  Kerry has also held senior finance positions with CH4 Gas Limited, Santos Limited and Downer Group.   

 

 Lawrence Manjengwa

LAWRENCE MANJENGWA
General Manager - Boseto Operations (Commenced August 2013) 
B.Sc (Hons) Mining Engineering, AusIMM

Lawrence has over 17 years of work experience in open cut and underground mining of gold, base metals, platinum and ferrochrome across a diverse range of countries and cultures. Lawrence has previously held management roles for Galane Gold (Mupane Gold Mine in Botswana), Nordgold (Lefa Gold Mine in Guinea), National Mining Company (Oman), Anglo Base Metals (Skorpionzinc Mine in Namibia) and Maranatha Ferrochrome (Zimbabwe).  

 

Rob Cooper

ROB COOPER
General Manager Operations (Commenced May 2013)
B.Eng (Mining), M.EngSc, MAusIMM(CP), First Class Mine Managers Cert. of Competency

Rob Cooper is a mining executive with more than 22 years’ experience in various operational and technical roles across a diverse range of metalliferous commodities, both in Australia and overseas.  He has a very strong health and safety improvement focus, combined with a track record in delivering successful volume and cost outcomes through improvements in operational efficiency.  Rob has previously held leadership roles with BHP Billiton.