Technical Advisory Committee

Ian Cockerill

Ian Cockerill

Ian is the former Non-executive Chairman of Hummingbird Resources.  Ian was also formerly CEO of Gold Fields Ltd and Anglo Coal Ltd.  Ian is currently Non-executive Director of Endeavour Mining, Chairman of Petmin Ltd and Chairman of the Leadership for Conservation in Africa.


David Lunt

David Lunt

David specialises in the design of process facilities for the recovery of gold, base metals, uranium and other minerals. He has held positions as Technical Director of GRD Minproc (now Amec Foster Wheeler) and Cominco Resources. His experience in gold extraction covers both oxide and sulphide processes as well as refining.


Attie Roux

Attie Roux (b. 1958)

Non-Executive Director

Mr Adriaan (Attie) Roux is a Metallurgical Engineer with over 42 years Operational, Technical and Executive Management experience in the Mining Industry.  Attie was previously the COO of Endeavour Mining where he was instrumental in its development and growth. He has been internal director in a number of Companies such as Anglogold Ashanti and Endeavour.  He is a Registered Professional with the SA Council for Natural Scientific Professions.  Mr Roux also serves as Chairman of the TAC.


Ernie Nutter

Ernie Nutter (b. 1953)

Non-Executive Director

Mr Ernest (Ernie) Nutter is a highly regarded mining analyst, formerly with one of the world’s largest money managers, Capital Group, from 2004 until his retirement in 2017.  Prior to this, he spent over 13 years with the Royal Bank of Canada where he was Managing Director of RBC Capital Markets, Director of RBC’s Global Mining Research team and former Chairman of RBC Dominion Securities’ (now RBC Capital Markets) Strategic Planning Committee. Mr. Nutter holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Dalhousie University and sits on the Technical Advisory Committee.