Strategy

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Dr Ross McGowan
Managing Director

Capability: Exploration and finance strategies, corporate strategy
Experience: Over 20 years in the Central African Copperbelt and Africa
Affiliations: Fellow of the Geological Society of London and Fellow of the SEG
Studies: Bachelor Degree (Hons) Geology – Southampton University, UK
Further Studies: PhD on Copperbelt Geology, Southampton University, UK/Anglo American Plc
Latest Project Milestones: Kamoa Copper Deposit Discovery Team, DRC – financed multiple African-based exploration projects (Founder/CEO of Armada Resource Capital)

Exploration
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Thomas Rogers
Lead Associate: Exploration and Resources / Project Co-ordination

Capability: Exploration, financial modelling and feasibility study management
Experience: Over 21 years in the Central African Copperbelt and Africa
Commodities: Base metals, gold and diamonds
Affiliations: Member of the SEG, Member of the GSSA
Qualified Person: MSAIMM, FEIZ
Studies: Bachelor Degree (Hons) Geography and Geology – St Andrews University, UK
Latest Project Milestones: Kamoa Copper Deposit Discovery Team, DRC

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Dr Douglas Haynes
Lead Associate: Geology and Exploration Targeting

Capability: Exploration targeting, deposits models and exploration mentorship
Experience: Over 40 years of global exploration experience including chief geologist roles for Western Mining and BHP-Billiton
Commodities: Base metals, gold, tin and uranium
Qualified Person: FTSE, MAIG & MSEG
Studies: Bachelor Degree (Hons) Geology – University of Western Australia, Australia
Further Studies: PhD, Australian National University, Australia
Discoveries: Olympic Dam Cu-Au-U-REE, Nifty Cu; Wirrda Well Cu-Au-U-REE, Yandan – Au, Ernest Henry – Cu-Au, Yam 14 – Au, Australia; Kamoa Cu Discovery Team, DRC


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Steve McMullan
Lead Associate: Geophysics

Capability: Geophysical exploration & targeting, feasibility studies, project management
Experience: Over 35 years world-wide experience on 4 continents including Africa
Commodities: Base metals, gold, diamonds, industrial minerals, groundwater, environmental
Affiliations: Member of SEG, Registered Professional Geoscientist P.Geo(Canada)
Competent Person: Association of Professional Geoscientists and Engineers (License No 10018)
Studies: BSc (Hons) Earth Sciences – University of Waterloo, Canada
Latest Project Milestones: Kamoa Copper Deposit Discovery Team, DRC

Mining
Services

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Edwin Mukonka
Lead Associate: Mining & GM Zambia Office

Capability: Underground and open pit mine design and financial modelling
Experience: Over 18 years in the Central African Copperbelt and Africa
Commodities: Base metals, coal and limestone
Qualified Person: MAusIMM, MEIZ, RENG (Zambia)
Studies: Bachelor Degree (Hons) Mining Engineering – Lusaka University, Zambia
Further Studies: MSc – Project Financial Evaluation – Wits University, RSA (ongoing)
Latest Project Milestones: JORC compliant open pit and underground reserves estimation team for Mopani Copper Mines, Nkana Division, Zambia



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Dr Chris John
Associate and Senior Consultant – Metallurgy

Capability: Metallurgy, process design and feasibility study management
Experience: 40 years in the Central African Copperbelt and Africa
Commodities: Base Metals (specialist)
Qualified Person: MIMMM; FSAIMM, Pr Eng, C Eng, FEIZ
Studies:BSC (Hons) Minerals Engineering, University of Birmingham, UK 1969
Further Studies: PhD – University of Newcastle, UK
Latest Project Milestone: Life-of-mine study principal for the Etoile Project, DRC – leading to successful financing for construction and development of the project

Environmental
Services

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Nyundo Armitage
Lead Associate (Independent) : Environmental and Social

Capability: Environmental and Social Impact Assessment, Environmental and Social Due Diligence, Environmental and Social Management Systems
Experience: 17 years spanning the African Continent with a focus on the DRC and Zambia
Commodities: Mining – Base metals, gold and coal. Power, manufacturing and agriculture sectors
Affiliations: IEMA
Studies: Bachelor Degree (Hons) Environmental Management, Leeds University, UK
Latest Project Milestone: Frontier Copper Project Environmental Impact Study Update, DRC


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Geoffrey Siame
Senior Consultant – Environment

Capability: Environmental study management and regulatory reporting
Experience: 16 years in the Central African Copperbelt and Africa
Areas of Study: Minerals and mining sector and infrastructure projects
Qualified Person: MAusIMM, MEIZ, RENG (Zambia)
Studies: Bachelor Degree (Hons) Mining Engineering – Lusaka University, Zambia
Further Studies: MSc – Environmental Engineering – Nottingham University, UK
Latest Project Milestone: EIA for the Muchinga hydropower station project, Zambia