Board of Directors & Senior Management
Non-Executive Director Qualifications - Bachelor of Commerce, Masters Degree in Mineral and Energy Economics
Mr Nolan is an experienced public company director and senior executive with more than 20 years experience in advisory, commercial and business development roles focused on the acquisition, funding and development of resources projects.
Most recently, Mr Nolan was executive Director (Oct 2013 - Jan 2014) and Managing Director (Sept 2009 - Sept 2013) of ASX listed, Elementos Limited.Elementos recently completed a merger to become an advanced developer of tin and tungsten resources in Tasmania, Australia.Mr Nolan was instrumental in the identification, negotiation, due diligence, structuring and execution of the merger.
From 2006 -2009, Mr Nolan was Business Development and Commercial Manager for Aviva Corporation,responsible for the identification, evaluation and negotiation of coal and energy related acquisition and merger opportunities in Australia and Southern Africa.
Mr Nolan commenced his career in the financial services industry as a resources equities analyst at firms including Wilson HTM and Morgan Stanley, and as a Director of Corporate Finance practice of global firm PWC.
Mr Nolan was appointed Managing Director of Leyshon Resources from 14 February 2014 to 8 May 2015.
Paul C Atherley
Non Executive Chairman
Qualifications - BSc (Hons), MappSC, MBA, MAusIMM, ARSM
Mr Atherley graduated in mining engineering from the Royal School of
Mines, Imperial College in 1982 and has over 25 years industry operating
experience. He was an Executive Director of the Investment Bank arm of
HSBC Australia where he undertook a range of advisory roles in the
resources sector. Mr Atherley has been based in Beijing since 2005. He
currently serves on the Executive Committee of the China Britain
Business Council and the European Union Energy Working Group in Beijing.
Mr Atherley was appointed a Director of Leyshon Resources on 4 May 2004.
Mr Atherley assumed the position of Non-Executive Charmian on 2nd February 2015
Non Executive Director
Mr Seville is a mining geologist with 25 years exploration and mine development experience gained in gold, base metals and coal projects in Australia and Africa.
Mr Seville was appointed a Director of Leyshon Resources on 1 February 2007.
Mr Seville assumed the position of Chairman from 26th November 2013 until 2nd February 2015.
Mr Seville remains a Non-executive Director from 3rd February 2015.