Mr Rogers has over 26 years' experience in the mining industry, commencing in Kalgoorlie and Kambalda in the 1980's where he managed several underground mines for WMC before moving to the new projects development of WMC's Mt Keith Operations during the pre-strip and the first year of production in the mid 1990's. At the time this was the largest contractor earthmoving operation by volume in the Southern Hemisphere. He has developed and managed operations in Australia and overseas, including taking Albidon Limited as Managing Director from a junior explorer with a market capitalisation of $40m in 2005 to a market capitalisation of almost a $1 billion in 2008.
Mr Rogers is a founding Director and Chairman of ASX listed company's Phoenix Gold Limited and Primary Gold Limited.
Mr Wilkins is the founder and principal of DWCorporate Pty Ltd a leading privately held corporate advisory firm servicing the natural resources industry.
Since 1994 he has been a director of, and involved in the executive management of, several publicly listed resource companies with operations in Australia, PNG, Scandinavia and Africa. From 1995 to 2001 he was the Finance Director of Lynas Corporation Ltd during the period when the Mt Weld Rare Earths project was acquired by the group. He was also founding director and advisor to Atlas Iron Limited at the time of Atlas’ initial public offering in 2006.
Since July 2001 Mr Wilkins has been a running DWCorporate Pty Ltd where he advises on the formation of, and capital raising for, emerging companies in the Australian resources sector.
He is currently non-executive Chairman of Australian listed company Key Petroleum Limited and non-executive director of Enterprise Metals Ltd.
Mr Cullen is a qualified Chartered Accountant who has spent the last 20 years as CEO of two listed companies, each commencing in Microcap space and growing significantly in market capitalisation before being taken over (PCH Group Ltd from $1m to $260m; Resource Equipment Ltd from less than $5m to $115m).
He has extensive commercial and practical experience in growing businesses domestically and internationally, both organically and through acquisitions.
Mr Cullen also has considerable financial and corporate governance experience and has served as a Director of several listed companies.
In the ten years prior to his CEO roles, he was a finance executive in the motion picture industry in Los Angeles and before that was with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Australia and the USA.