Our Management Team

Alan Phillips

Executive Director

Alan Phillips has been a senior executive, director and chairman of ASX, TSX-V, TSX and AIM listed companies over a period of 40 years. Mr. Phillips has experience in a broad range of industries, but predominantly in the mining and exploration of copper, gold, ethanol and iron ore and technology sectors.

David Taplin

President, CEO & Director

David Taplin has held positions as chief financial officer, company secretary, general counsel and in corporate development for several ASX, TSX and TSX-V companies and government-owned corporations, with a particular focus on mining, gas and electricity over a period of 25 years. Mr Taplin has worked extensively in corporate law, corporate governance and corporate finance both in Australia and internationally. He has regularly instructed courses in corporate governance at some of Australia’s leading business schools and professional institutions.

David Taplin holds a Bachelor of Law, Master of Business Administration (AGSM), Graduate Diploma of Applied Corporate Governance, Graduate Diploma of Business Management, and is a solicitor, CPA, Chartered Secretary (ACIS and FGIA) and member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.