Board of Directors and Senior Management

Christian SchaffalitzkyExecutive Chairman and Managing Director
EurGeol, FIMMM, Pgeo, CEng. 40 years experience in mineral exploration. Founder of CSA international. Numerous discovery credits including Lisheen zinc deposit in Ireland. Also chairman at Kibo Mining Plc.
Dmitry SuschovNon-Executive Director
Commodities trading veteran (primarily various grades of metallurgical and thermal coals) who has successfully built a major Pulverized Coal Injection (PCI) franchise throughout Asia, Europe and America with an annual turnover of up to $100 million, therby accumulating around 2.5% of the global PCI market share. He is also an investment banker with extensive experience in the Russian resources industry having previously worked with IG Capital, MDM Bank, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Ernst&Young as mining & metals leader in corporate finance for Russia and CIS.
Gary FitzgeraldNon-Executive Director
30 years experience in investment management, prior director of Framlington Investment Management.
Michael de VilliersFinancial Consultant
B.Comm, Professional Accountant(SA) Experienced mining company director, previously finance director of Mercator Gold (now ECR Minerals plc), Oxus Gold plc and Navan Mining plc Involved in gold & industrial mineral operations in Africa, Central Asia & Europe. Currently chairman at Ariana Resources plc.
Bill AndersonOperations Consultant
M Sc, B Sc, FAus, IMM. 20 years experience with WMC Resources where he managed several mine projects incl Emperor Mine Fiji, Kalgoorlie, Kambalda and later served as chief executive of WMC Brazil. Former director and operations manager of Eurasia with 20 years of Russian industry experience.