Mr Ray Mangion
ChairmanMr Mangion has been a non-executive director of Freehill Mining Limited since its listing in January 2017. He has performed the role of Managing Director of Morbak Investments Pty Ltd for the past 18 years, having created the business as a start-up business. He has approximately 30 years’ managerial experience and holds an Associate Diploma of Business (Accounting) and an RG146 Associate Diploma in Financial Planning.
Mr Peter Hinner
Chief Executive OfficerOver the past several years he has worked as a project consultant internationally on projects in Africa, Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia and South America. His previous roles have included senior management and operational positions in several of the largest mineral operations including BP Minerals Indonesia and the Tiwest Joint Venture mine in Western Australia and has previously been COO of an industrial minerals company and a senior consultant to KPMG.
He holds a Bachelor of Science from the Queensland University of Technology with post graduate qualifications in mining, metallurgy and business management.
Mr Paul Davies
Finance DirectorMr Davies has extensive experience as CFO of both publicly traded and privately held companies. Over the past 10 years he has been involved with many early stage companies involving reporting, strategic planning, systems implementation, fundraising and IPO. Prior to this Mr Davies was Director in Charge of Corporate and Institutional Banking for Deutsche Bank Australia and a member of the Deutsche Bank Credit Committee. He has been directly involved in over $20 billion worth of transactions involving origination, advising, arranging, structuring, project finance, lead managing, syndication, negotiation, risk management, including servicing many of Australia’s major mining companies. Before Deutsche Bank Mr. Davies worked for a number of years with both Bankers Trust Australia and Macquarie Bank.
With his 20 plus years in the finance sector Mr Davies brings to the company considerable experience in both debt and equity markets in addition to significant understanding of the mining sector.
Mr Davies holds an Economics Degree from Monash University, has qualified as a Chartered Accountant and is an alumnus of the Stanford Business School.
Mr Sam Duddy
Non-Executive DirectorMr Duddy is currently a board member and majority shareholder of a Civil Construction firm and brings to the Board a wealth of knowledge and experience in Business Management, Engineering and finance, Mr Duddy holds a First Class Honours degree in Science from the University of Queensland along with a Masters of Property Studies and a Masters of Business Administration also from this university.
Mr Wayne Johnson
Non-Executive DirectorMr Johnson has over 30 years business an financial transaction experience in Australia, New Zealand, Asia and North America. He has extensive experience in software and technology, resources, Australian licensed financial services, corporate advisory, corporate governance, and compliance as a result of building, managing and directing public and private companies from start-up to established public corporations. He was instrumental in the ASX listing of a 409 million tonne JORC iron ore producer in Brazil, and has been a director of listed gold explorers and producers in Australia and Asia.
Mr Johnson is the principal of Noblemen Ventures PTY LTD, a Sydney based corporate and investment advisory firm providing services to select public and private entities, primarily in the middle market. He also provides services as a professional director to public companies. Mr Johnson is free from any business or other relationship that could materially interfere with, or reasonably be perceived to interfere with, the independence of his role as a directory of the company.