Board and Management

Ranko Matic
Ranko Matic - Non-Executive Director, Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer

Ranko Matic is a chartered accountant with over 25 years experience in the areas of financial and executive management, accounting, audit, business and corporate advisory.  Mr Matic is a director of a chartered accounting firm and a corporate advisory company based in West Perth and has specialist exposure in areas of audit, corporate services, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions and valuations.  Mr Matic is currently a director of several ASX listed companies including Valmec Limited, East Energy Resources Ltd, Celsius Coal Limited, and Argosy Minerals Limited.

Mr Matic has also acted as chief financial officer and company secretary for companies in the private and public sector and currently holds company secretarial roles with publically listed companies including East Energy Resources Ltd, Celsius Coal Limited, Aleator Energy Ltd, Valmec Ltd, Argosy Minerals Ltd and Discovery Africa Limited.

Damian Black - Non-Executive Director

Damian Black is a Director (Corporate Finance) at Asia Principal Capital and has been employed in corporate finance and stockbroking since 2006.  Mr Black graduated from Curtin University in 1999 with a BSc and also completed a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment at FINSIA in 2005.  He is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD).

Mr Black is experienced in equity capital markets and structuring corporate transactions, focused predominantly on oil and gas and resources.  He has also worked in an ongoing corporate advisory role with several ASX listed companies in the last 6 years, having guided many of them through IPO/listing priocess.

David Wheeler - Non-Executive Director

David has more than 30 years of Senior Executive Management, Corporate Advisory and Directorship experience. He is a foundation Director and Partner of Pathways Corporate a boutique Corporate Advisory firm that undertakes assignments on behalf of family offices, private clients, and ASX listed companies. David has engaged in business projects in the USA UK Europe NZ China Malaysia Singapore and the Middle East. David has experience on public and private company boards and currently holds a number of Directorships and Advisory positions in Australian companies. David is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD) since 1990 and a WA State committee member of Turnaround Management Australia.

ASX Listed Company Board Positions:
OZ Brewing Ltd (OZB) Non-Executive Chairman
TW Holdings Ltd (TWH) Non-Executive Chairman
Castillo Copper Ltd (CCZ) Non-Executive Chairman
Lithex Ltd (LTX) Non-Executive Chairman
Premiere Eastern Energy Ltd (PEZ) Non-Executive and Deputy Chairman
Antares Mining Ltd (AWW) Non-Executive Director
Eumeralla Resources Ltd (EUM) Non-Executive Director

Private and unlisted Public Company Positions:
RIAS International Ltd Chairman, TSW Global Non-Executive Director, Pathways Capital Pty Ltd Director