BE Hons (Chem), MAusIMM, F Fin
Wayne has more than 30 years of resources sector and corporate finance experience. He is a director of XLX Pty Ltd and Ironstone Capital Partners Pty Ltd. As Chairman, Wayne is responsible for leadership of the Board, for efficient organisation and conduct of the Board’s function and the briefing of all Directors in relation to issues arising at Board meetings. As Chairperson, Wayne is also responsible for arranging Board performance evaluation.
Wayne has resource experience encompassing; exploration, feasibilities, approvals, construction, operations, and finance internationally and Australia. Prior roles include directorships of ASX-listed resource and resource services companies. Wayne has advised on major transactions including; Coronado (Curragh), Excel Coal, Whitehaven Coal, Cliffs Natural Resources, Felix Resources, Rio Tinto, AMCI, Petroz, Nexus, and Arrow Energy.
Wayne holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical – 1st Hons) from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand and a Graduate Diploma from FINSIA. He is a fellow of FINSIA and a member of AUSIMM.
Wayne is also a member of the Company’s Health, Safety, Environment & Community Committee and Audit & Risk and Nomination & Remuneration Committees.