Board of Directors


Graham Smith

Senior Independent Non Executive Director

Graham Smith is a Chartered Accountant and an Isle of Man resident. He is currently an Executive Director of FIM Capital Limited (formerly IOMA Fund and Investment Management Limited), the administrator to the Company. He has over 25 years financial management experience primarily in the life assurance and investment funds sectors, much of that in cross-border business in continental Europe. He is also a non-executive director of the property funds East Balkan Properties plc and Trinity Capital plc.


Sam Quinn

Non Executive Director

Sam Delevan Quinn (aged 38), a British and Australian citizen, is a corporate lawyer with over a decade’s worth of experience in the natural resources sector, in both legal counsel and executive management positions. Mr Quinn is currently the Director of Corporate Finance and Legal Counsel for the Dragon Group, a London-based natural resources venture capital firm, a Non-Executive Director of AIM-quoted Red Rock Resources plc and the company secretary of AIM-quoted Stratmin Global Resources plc. During time spent in these roles, Mr Quinn has gained significant experience in the administration, operation, financing and promotion of natural resource companies.

Prior to working in the mining sector, Mr Quinn worked as a corporate lawyer for Jackson McDonald Barristers & Solicitors in Perth, Western Australia and for Nabarro LLP in London. Mr Quinn graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1999 with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts and is a qualified lawyer in Western Australia and in England & Wales


Amanda Van Dyke

Non Executive Director

Amanda is currently a non-executive director of Paternoster Resources plc and a specialist fund manager at Peterhouse Asset Management. Amanda has previously worked for Dundee Securities, Ocean Equities and GMP as a mining specialist in equity sales. She has an MBA and an MA in international economics from SDA Bocconi. Amanda is the former chairman of Women in Mining (UK), sponsored by Rio Tinto, Anglo American and Glencore.