Board & Management Team

The Mayur Board and Senior Management Team possess extensive experience and skill sets with a full ‘cradle to grave’ development track record across iron ore, mineral sands, copper, gold, coal, power generation and iron/steelmaking. The Mayur team comprises a blend of experience and technical skills capable of execution and delivery of complex and challenging opportunities and has worked extensively across all key market jurisdictions in Asia and throughout the rest of the world

Rob Neale
Rob Neale
Chairman

Mr Neale is the former MD & CEO of New Hope Corporation (NHC), led corporate growth, business improvement, asset management, and new business ventures. Former President of the Queensland Resources Council and is Chairman of the Australian Coal Association Research Program.

 

Tim Crossley
Tim Crossley
Non-Executive Director

Mr Crossley is the former President / COO at BHP Billiton’s West Australian Iron Ore business. Other senior positions in BHPs manganese and metallurgical coal divisions. COO of Gloucester Coal. Executive Chairman of Trans Tasman Resources; a seabed mining and exploration company in New Zealand. 

 

Paul Mulder
Paul Mulder
Managing Director

Mr Mulder has 20 years of successful resource executive management experience across operations, project development and commercial. Last 6 years as Group MD for GVK Hancock – leading a $15bn mine port and rail development. Advised and worked directly for Gina Rinehart for 5 years.

 

Frank Terranova
Frank Terranova
Non-Executive Director

Mr Terranova is Chartered Accountant with extensive global experience in corporate finance and risk management. Held senior executive roles in the mining, agricultural and manufacturing sectors. Former MD / CEO of Southern Cross Goldfields Ltd and MD/CEO of Allied Gold Mining PLC  currently an Executive Director of AUSAg Resources.

 

Praveen Mahto
Praveen Mahto
Executive Director - Power

Mr Mahto is a power expert with over 30 years of project development experience in various  jurisdictions. Former head of development for Babcock & Brown, ERM Power and senior roles with Kaltimex Energy, Indonesia and Steel Authority of India (SAIL). 

 

Tom Charlton
Tom Charlton
Head of Exploration

Mr Charlton is a Geologist with over 20 years of mineral exploration experience. He has worked in PNG since 1997, working at the Department of Mines in Port Moresby (now the Mineral Resources Authority) and various private sector exploration projects across the country. He has also been involved with a number of IPOs and stock market floats for mineral exploration companies.

 

Darren Lockyer
Darren Lockyer
Head of Business Affairs

Mr Lockyer is a high profile retired sports star and former Australian Rugby League captain, PNG’s most popular sport. He has experience working with communities, businesses and government in various capacities.

 

Jonathan Rees
Jonathan Rees
General Manager

Mr Rees has over 15 years of project management and commercial advisory experience and is a qualified Chartered Surveyor. He has worked in a variety of industries including mineral exploration, mining, property investment and construction from roles based in Europe and Asia-Pacific.

 

Peter Hinner
Peter Hinner
Consultant - Mineral Sands

Mr Hinner is a mining and mineral processing technical expert with over 30 years experience in the iron sands and titanium minerals industry. He has completed scoping and feasibility studies for various iron/mineral sands projects across the world including Asia, Africa and South America.