Mr Eggins previously held senior management roles at Queensland Mines Ltd, that developed and operated the Nabarlek uranium project in the Northern Territory; was General Manager and then Divisional Manager for Olympic Dam Marketing during his 15-year tenure with WMC Ltd and later, was the General Manager (Sales & Contract Administration) at Paladin Energy Ltd for seven years. Complementing forty years of uranium experience, Mr Eggins has also managed marketing and business development roles in mineral sands, refined copper, precious metals, and for the last seven years with Greenland Minerals Ltd, rare earth minerals.
He has been involved with the mine-to-market supply chain for mines in Australia and Africa. Mr Eggins, who holds a BA from the University of Sydney and an LLB (Hons) from the Australian National University, Canberra, also served as Chair of the Uranium Information Centre and as a Board member of the World Nuclear Association.
Ms Keats is a focused business leader and corporate executive with 20 years of corporate/commercial experience. She has extensive experience working with assets in foreign jurisdictions, particularly Africa and has successfully liaised with foreign governments to improve understanding about operational and Australian corporate requirements and facilitated outcomes beneficial to mining projects, local communities and the local economy.
Ms Keats is legally qualified, having commenced her career as a lawyer at Blake Dawson Waldron (now Ashurst) and then at Blakiston & Crabb (now Gilbert & Tobin). She has since worked in senior management and executive roles at Paladin Energy Ltd, Mawson West Limited, MRX Technologies (a Siemens business) and more recently held the Managing Director role at Tiger Resources Limited. Ms Keats is currently a Director of Tiger Resources Limited and is working as a corporate advisor to mining companies.
Quinton de Klerk
Mr de Klerk is a highly qualified and accomplished mining engineer with more than 30-years’ experience spanning operational roles in open pit and underground mining environments as well as consulting services across multiple jurisdictions and commodities.
Mr de Klerk has held senior positions with AngloGold Ashanti Ltd in South Africa, Namibia and Australia. He is currently the Head of Mining Engineering and a Director of Cube Consulting Pty Ltd where, for the past 16 years, he led the mining team in multiple feasibility studies, due diligence processes, reserves CP responsibilities and audits. He has a demonstrated and respected capability in providing strategic direction and advice to executives and boards of junior and mid-tier mining companies.
In addition to being a qualified mining engineer, Mr de Klerk is a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) Company Directors course.
Sarah is a Corporate Advisor with Evolution Corporate Services Pty Ltd and has over 8 years’ experience in company secretarial, corporate advisory and corporate governance roles which have included the provision of company secretarial services to resource companies, managing equity transactions, IPOs and RTOs, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructures and due diligence investigations for boards of ASX listed and unlisted companies.
Shannon holds a Bachelor of Laws from Murdoch University and has over 20 years’ experience in corporate law and compliance. Ms Coates is a Chartered Secretary and currently acts as company secretary to several ASX listed companies.
Shannon is also currently non-executive director of ASX listed Vmoto Limited.