Directors and Management

Paul Matysek
(Non-Executive Chairman)

Mr Matysek is a mining entrepreneur, geochemist and geologist with over 35 years of experience in the mining industry. He has held senior executive and director positions with several natural resource exploration and development companies and is a proven company builder. Mr. Matysek is also the Executive Chairman and on the Board of Directors of Lithium X (TSX-V:LIX), a lithium resource explorer with projects in Salta, Argentina and Clayton Valley, Nevada.


Jason Bontempo
(Executive Director)

Jason Bontempo has 18 years’ experience in public company management, corporate advisory, investment banking and public company accounting, qualifying as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young.


Nicholas Rowley
(Non Executive Director)

Mr Rowley holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University Of Notre Dame Western Australia and a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia. Mr Rowley previously worked for Bell Potter Securities Ltd for 9 years where he gained widespread experience in corporate advisory, M&A transactions and equities markets, advising domestic and international Institutional sales and high net worth individuals.  He also advised on the equity financings of numerous ASX and TSX listed companies predominantly in the mining and resources sector. Mr Rowley currently serves as Director of Corporate Development for ASX listed Galaxy Resources.


Michael Naylor
(Company Secretary)

Michael Naylor has 20 years’ experience in corporate advisory and public company management since commencing his career and qualifying as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young.