Virgo Resources Limited is a Company based in Perth, Western Australia. The Company aims to be listed on the Australian Securities Exchange with highly prospective copper and gold interests that include a 2012 JORC compliant copper and gold resource in Namibia, as well as prospective copper assets in Botswana.
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BOARD AND MANAGEMENT
Mr D’Anna has significant primary and secondary capital markets experience and has extensive experience in resource exploration, public company operations and administration and financial management.
He has particular experience in Canadian Government and First Nations relations in the mining sector. Mr D’Anna was a founding shareholder and founding Executive Director of Atrum Coal (ASX: ATU) which is developing the Groundhog Anthracite Project, located in British Columbia, Canada.
Dr Quinton Hills (Managing Director)
Bachelor, Masters and Ph.D. of Geology/Earth Science
Quinton is a qualified geologist and minerals industry executive with 15 years experience in project generation, exploration and project development across a broad range of base, precious and tech metals in Australia, Botswana, Sweden and Finland.
Previously, Quinton has held senior management roles including CEO of Metalsearch Limited; Exploration Manager and Interim CEO of Avalon Minerals Limited; Exploration Manager of Meridian Minerals Limited; and Senior Geologist of Discovery Metals Limited.
Quinton has a PhD in Structural Geology and was responsible for the discovery of ~100 million tonnes of copper mineral resources at Boseto in north-western Botswana.
B.Eng, PhD Minerals Economics, FAusIMM
He has mining experience in bulk commodities, precious metals and copper. He has directly managed five major PFS and DFS studies and numerous scoping studies, which raised in excess of $500 million.
Eric has previously been a partner in Corporate Finance and the National Head of Mining for Deloitte.
B. Bus, Chartered Accountant, Chartered Company Secretary
Martin is a financial and corporate executive and has previously held senior positions at Anvil Mining Limited, a dual listed copper producer with its principal operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as well as PwC in London.
Martin has held CFO and Company Secretary positions for several ASX listed companies.
(Head of Mergers and Acquisitions)
Christian has extensive experience in both public and private mining and exploration companies listed on the Australian and London Stock Exchanges. His career in corporate finance and investments in mining and exploration companies has stretched for more than 18 years. He is a qualified accountant.
(Consultant / Metallurgist – Botswana)
M.Sc in Minerals and Energy Economics, B.Eng in Metallurgy and Material Science Engineering
Modisana brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in mining. He has commenced greenfield projects and brought them to successful completion. He has worked for GeoFlux, Bateman (as a consultant metallurgist) and the Government of Botswana in the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Resources.
In the Botswana Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Resources, he was responsible for, amongst other things, the formation of the Mineral State Company and the transfer of the mining assets to that Company. In that regard, he brings strong experience in mergers and acquisitions
Our vision is to be a highly respected and successful mineral exploration and development project company that grows through the safe and responsible development of a high-quality portfolio of base and precious metal assets.
Our business mission is to create sustainable value through the safe and responsible exploration, development and operation of our mineral project assets in affiliation with all stakeholders (employees, contractors, shareholders, business partners, etc) and communities.
We never compromise the health and safety of our employees, contractors or the people in the communities in which we operate.
Treat people with dignity and respect
Our actions and communications foster people's sense of value and worth by conscientiously receiving and considering everyone's contributions.
Respect the environment
We manage our environmental footprint in a responsible manner and operate as sustainably as possible by continually adopting available best practices and advance new technologies where appropriate.
Hold ourselves accountable to deliver on
We are transparent in our communications, clearly define our plans for the future and report progress against these plans. We are accountable for our actions within the workplace and in our interactions with our stakeholders.
Create lasting prosperity in the
communities where we operate
We assist the communities in which we operate to create sustainable community benefits. We actively engage with community members to foster communication, strengthen relationships, build understanding and, wherever possible, to align our interests.
Generate value from our assets
We endeavour to provide superior returns to our shareholders and benefits to our stakeholders by delivering on our exploration and project development plans, as well as continually seeking out the best employees, technologies and business partners. Our employees work persistently to maximize value for our stakeholders.