Mr Matthew Gill

Non-Executive Director

B.E (Hons, Mining), M Eng Sc, FAusIMM, GAICD

Mr Gill is a mining engineer with over 40 years’ experience. He has a strong technical, operational and executive management background; having worked as an underground miner, mine planning engineer, supervisor, general manager and CEO/Managing Director in Australia, Papua New Guinea, India, Ghana and Bolivia. He holds three First Class Metalliferous Mine Manager’s Certificates of Competency and has been instrumental in the development of four gold mines (Porgera (PNG), Beaconsfield (Tas), Ballarat (Vic) and Morning Star (Vic)). He is a three-time winner of the Australian Mine Manager of the Year Award and received the AusIMM Leadership Award in 2008. Previously, CEO and MD of ASX listed White Rock Minerals for seven years, with projects in Victoria, NSW and Alaska, he has also held the role of Group Chief Operating Officer for Singapore-listed LionGold Corp, and has worked for Castlemaine Goldfields, Rio Tinto, WMC, Placer Pacific and Renison Goldfields. Mr Gill has also held the position of board member and president of the Tasmanian Minerals Council, has been chair of the MCA Victoria division, and deputy chair of AMEC Victoria.