Key Management

Meet our key management:

Mr. Jo Shearer

– Geologist, British Columbia (B. C.), Canada –

Jo Shearer has over 35 years experience in geology and exploration.  Since 1986 he has contracted his services through Homegold Resources Ltd.  Jo’s geological experience covers precious metals, copper, lead, zinc and numerous industrial minerals (silica, shale, mica, talc, sand & gravel, cement raw materials and limestone).  He has designed and operated open cut quarries for cement raw materials and for limestone.  Jo has directly supervised various projects with up to 24 man crews in remote areas of Yukon and North BC for major drilling, trenching, bulk sampling and road building projects.  He is experienced in mine reclamation and working with local indigenous First nations.

He is a fellow of the Geological Association of Canada, Geological Society of London, Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and Society of Economic Geologists.

Mr. Shearer holds a M.Sc. degree from University of London, Imperial College and a B.Sc. Honours from the University of British Columbia.

Mr. Julien McInally

Julien Mcinally (CPA, MBA) is a Director/CFO/Company Secretary with over 15 years of resource industry experience with public listed companies on the TSX, AIM and ASX stock exchanges. He has expertise in capital raisings, mergers and acquisitions, project evaluation of complex mining projects, strategy, commercial agreements, statutory and management reporting and compliance and governance obligations of publicly listed companies. He has been the Executive Chairman of an AIM listed company, has experience as a CEO for a number of private exploration companies and has worked for BHP Billiton, Gladstone Pacific Nickel Limited (AIM and TSX: GPN), Robust Resources Ltd (ASX:ROL) in various CFO, company secretary and commercial roles. Julien is currently CFO/Company secretary of Strategic Minerals Plc (AIM:SML).

Emma Davidson - Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

– CFO –
Ms. Davidson is a CPA and has previous experience in CFO and VP of Finance roles and has a track record of transforming companies by introducing leading financial systems, tools and operations to drive strategic decision-making processes. She also has strong profit and loss, balance sheet, cash flow, auditing and cost-based accounting skills for the manufacturing sector and is experienced across both corporate and start-up business settings.

Werner Pienaar - Sales Director North America.

Mr. Pienaar has been involved in establishing fertilizer companies in both the USA and Africa and was previously Head of Sales and Business Development USA for MIC Global, part of the Manseer Group. Prior to this, Mr Pienaar was instrumental in the establishment of a $1.2 billion USD fertilizer business in Africa, working for SABIC as Head of Fertilizer and subsequently General Manager.

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