Board of Directors

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Andrew Bell, MA, LLB, FGS
Executive Chairman

Andrew Bell began his career as a natural resources analyst at Morgan Grenfell & Co. in the 1970s. His business experience encompasses periods in fund management and advisory work at leading financial institutions, international corporate finance work and private equity. Andrew Bell’s listed company directorships are Regency Mines plc (Executive Chairman), Greatland Gold plc (Non-Executive Chairman) and Jupiter Mines Limited (Non-Executive Director). Andrew Bell is also a former Director of Star Striker Limited, listed on ASX. 


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Scott Kaintz, BSc, MBA
Executive Director

Scott Kaintz has a MBA from London Business School and Columbia Business School. He started his career as a US Air Force Intelligence Officer and analyst working across Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia. Scott Kaintz has held operational and managerial roles in the defence industry and worked in corporate finance and investment funds in London, focussing primarily on capital raising efforts and debt and equity investments in small-cap companies. He joined Red Rock Resources plc in 2011 in a Corporate Finance role and has subsequently become a Executive Director where he works to identify, evaluate and source funding for natural resource development projects. Scott Kaintz is also a Executive Director of Regency Mines plc listed on AIM.



Michael Nott, BSc, MSc, DIC, FIMMM, FMES, FIQ, C.Eng
Non-Executive Director

Mike Nott is a geologist and mining engineer by profession and has 40 years’ experience in the oil & gas, mining, minerals and quarrying industries. His early career was based in Zambia, including nine years with Roan Consolidated Mines Limited. He was a regional manager for Pioneer Aggregates (UK) Limited, then an Australian company, and later a Director of Jay Minerals Services Limited and Hills Aggregates Limited, becoming Trading Director of ARC (Southern) Limited and Production Director of C. White Limited. He is currently Chief Executive of Alba Mineral Resources plc (AIM) and a Director and CEO of Magyar Mining Limited.


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Sam Quinn, BA, LLB
Non-Executive Director

Sam Quinn has a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts and is a qualified lawyer in Western Australia and in England & Wales. He has served as Legal Counsel for and as part of the executive management team of several listed and non-listed gold, silver, copper, iron-ore and diamond exploration and development companies with operations in various jurisdictions. He is also currently the Director of Corporate Finance and Legal Counsel for the Dragon Group and Lionshead Consultants Limited.