Mark McAuliffe – Executive Chairman and Managing Director

Mr McAuliffe commenced his career with Downing & Downing becoming managing partner in 1987.  In 1989 Mr McAuliffe established his own legal advisory firm – McAuliffe & Associates and in 2011 that became McAuliffe Legal.  In addition to law Mr McAuliffe also has extensive and varied resources experience having being Executive Chairman of Hazelwood Resources for six years and enjoying non executive director roles with companies including Swick Drilling and Vital Metals.

Peter Stern – Non Executive Director

Mr Stern commenced his career as a Petroleum Geologist with Delhi Petroleum before moving into corporate and advisory, initially with Delhi and then with Macquarie, UBS and Deutsche Banks.  In 2000 he established his own corporate advisory firm – Metropolis Corporate Advisory. Through a career spanning 30 years Mr Stern has gained wide experience across the resource sector through his initial career as a geologist and subsequent work across corporate acquisitions and advisory roles.

Tony Walsh – Non Executive Director

Tony Walsh has over 30 years’ experience in dealing with listed companies, ASX, ASIC and corporate transactions including 14 years with the ASX in Perth where he acted as ASX liaison with the JORC committee, four years as Chairman of an ASX listed mining explorer and as a director of a London AIM listed explorer.

Clare Pope – Non Executive Director

Clare Pope has gained wide international legal advisory experience over the past 10 years with a focus across the oil & gas sector.  This has include advisory briefs for a range of the world’s leading energy companies across a range of geographic jurisdictions.  Ms Pope has also gained extensive experience across merger & acquisitions through advisory roles for companies across a range of commodities and bourses.