board of Directors

Darren Hazelwood
Darren HazelwoodCEO

Darren is a highly experienced private sector business leader, focused on value accretion within rapidly growing natural resources companies. As an experienced investor in the natural resources space he brings with him an extensive network in the investment community both at a private and institutional level.

Nick O’Reilly

Nick is Principal Geologist and Director of Mining Analyst Consulting Ltd. He has over 14 years’ experience in mining, exploration and development across all major commodities. As a qualified geologist, he can act as Competent Person for JORC Code and AIM rules.

Mitchell Smith
Mitchell SmithCOO

Mitchell is a C-level executive and director of Global Energy Metals Corp. and Sceptre Ventures Inc., TSXV listed companies in Canada. He is an accomplished executive and business development professional with experience and proven success; developing and executing on corporate strategies, marketing relationships and maximising business opportunities in the natural resource sector.

Kate Asling

Kate Asling is a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Kate began her career as an auditor of SMEs before transitioning into Corporate Finance in 2006. Since then Kate has worked on over 30 transactions as reporting accountant or as a due diligence provider across a number of different sectors including natural resources.

Simon Rothschild

Simon has been active for over 30 years in financial public and investor relations. He currently heads Capital Market Consultants and is also a non-executive director of Rothschild Diamonds Limited and Quartz Investment Management Limited. His experience spans both financial reporting for clients listed on AIM and the Full List of the London Stock Exchange, as well as support for Initial Public Offers, company reconstructions and acquisitions in natural resources.