Our Team

Chris James
CEO
  • 20 years experience in executive roles in mining and metals, particularly zinc, lead and copper
  • Prior roles as mining company CEO, Head of M&A in largest global zinc producer, and Non Executive Director at ASX and LSE listed zinc and copper mining companies
  • Bachelor Degrees in Mechanical Engineering (hons) and Science from Monash University, Executive MBA from London Business School

Stefan Peschke
CFO
  • 15 years in finance, M&A, and mining and metals, particularly zinc, lead and copper
  • Prior role as mining company CFO, Head of Finance in worlds largest zinc producer, and KPMG Transaction Services in Switzerland
  • Masters in International Business Management, Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg

Florian Dax
COO
  • 15 years in mining strategy and M&A, particularly zinc, lead and copper and industrial minerals
  • Prior roles as mining company COO, head of mining strategy for largest global zinc producer, and prior to that at global leader for industrial minerals
  • Bachelor Business Admin and Masters Science in Operations Management, University of Wales and Lorange Institute of Business

Richard Boffey
General Manager, Brskovo Mine
  • Mining executive with 30 years experience across Australia, Papua New Guinea, Tanzania, South Africa, Botswana and Turkey
  • Significant experience in building, ramping up and operating mines
  • Previous senior roles include COO of Blackham Resources, Australia; General Manager of Cupric Canyon Copper Mines, Botswana; General Manager of the Efemçukuru Gold Mıne, Turkey; and Regional Manager Mining, Barrick Africa
  • BE Mining Engineering (hons), University of Aukland