Carnavale’s Board has substantial experience in mineral project identification, evaluation, acquisition and exploration. Profiles of the Board of Directors are as follows:
Ron Gajewski, B.Bus, CPA – Chairman
Mr Gajewski is an accountant by profession, with many years of experience as a director of public listed companies and as a corporate advisor to public companies. Mr Gajewski was formally Executive Chairman of Burey Gold Ltd and Contact Resources, and has held directorships with mining companies listed in both Canada and Australia.
Andrew Beckwith BSc Geology, AusIMM – Non-Executive Director
Mr Beckwith is a successful explorer whose past experience includes senior roles with Anglo Gold Ashanti, Acacia Resources, Normandy NFM, North Flinders, BP Minerals and more recently at Westgold Resources. Mr Beckwith is currently an Executive Director with ASX listed De Grey Mining Ltd.
Rhett Brans, MIEAust CPEng – Non-Executive Director
Mr Brans is a civil engineer with more than 40 years of experience in project development of treatment plants and mine developments.
Mr Brans is a Non-Executive Director of AVZ Minerals Ltd and Australian Potash Limited. He was previously a Director of Perseus Mining Limited, Tiger Resources Limited, Syrah Resources Limited RMG Limited all from ASX and Monument Mining Limited listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.
Mr Hale worked at AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) as Exploration Manager at Sunrise Dam Gold Mine. Mr Hale went on to be founding Managing Director at Wolf Minerals Ltd. Subsequently Technical Director for Infinity Lithium Corp. Ltd. Mr Hale has held roles as Director and consultant to several ASX listed and unlisted junior exploration Companies. He joined Carnavale in early July 2020. Mr Hale has direct experience in the acquisition, management and development of exploration opportunities, taking assets from initial exploration to construction.
Allan Kneeshaw, BSc. Geology MAIG – Consultant Geologist
Mr Kneeshaw is a diversified exploration geologist with over 26 years of experience in gold, base, metals and bulk commodities in Australia and China. Allan Joined Carnavale as a consulting geologist in 2019. Mr Kneeshaw has held senior roles with major mining companies including Head of Greenfields Exploration (Australia) AngloGold Ashanti, Chief Geologist (China) for AngloGold Ashanti and Chief Geologist (Exploration – Australia) at Anglo American Plc.