Stuart has over 25 years’ of experience in mining operations and public company management, specifically in the precious metals industry. After joining Impala Platinum’s Nickel Copper Refinery in 1984, Stuart was responsible for the commissioning of the new BarPlats base metals refinery at the Crocodile River mine for Rand Mines. He served as an executive director and the Chief Executive Officer of Aquarius Platinum Limited from the time that he was appointed in 2001 until his retirement in 2012. Stuart is currently Non-Executive Chairman of AIM quoted Sylvania Platinum.
Andrew has over 40 years’ of professional experience in all phases of mining and industrial project development in North America, Latin America, Asia, Africa and countries of the FSU. Andrew has held senior management positions in Kennecott Copper, Fluor, Davy, Jacobs Engineers, Hatch Engineers and Mincorp USA, where he was president and CEO. He has worked on some of the largest mining projects in the world experience includes Kennecott Copper, Escondida, (the world’s largest copper mine) and Yanacocha, (the largest gold mine in South America).