Asra’s team has extensive experience in the resources sector with vast expertise in resource exploration, project acquisition and development, business advisory, contract negotiation, financial evaluation, and stakeholder management.

Paul Summers

Executive Chairman

Mr Paul Summers has been a legal practitioner since 1985, and founded his own firm, Summers Legal in 1989.

Paul has been the company’s counsel for more than 10 years and has provided extensive advice and service during the recent takeover of Cascade Resources Ltd. Paul is currently Lead Counsel-Commercial, Corporate and Property of Summers Legal and is familiar with the company’s affairs, projects and strategy.

For more than 30 years Paul has provided his clients advice on complex property developments and transactions, syndication, joint ventures and financing; structuring of new business projects, complex commercial and corporate contracts and structures and a wide range of estates and asset structuring matters including the resources sector. Paul will be active on the board with particular responsibility for the corporate governance of the day to day affairs of the company.

Peretz Schapiro

Executive Director

Peretz holds a Masters degree in Applied Finance and has been a global investor for more than a decade, with a particular focus in the resources sector. He understands the fundamental parameters, strategic drivers, market requirements and what it takes for a high growth business.

Peretz has a diverse professional background, with deep experience in resource exploration, management consulting, marketing, fundraising and corporate finance. Peretz is also an Executive Director of ASX listed Torian Resources Limited (ASX: TNR), Non-executive Chairman of Monger Gold Limited (ASX:MMG), and is the immediate past Chairman of Okapi Resources (ASX:OKR).

Mathew Longworth

Non-Executive Director

Mr Longworth is a geologist with over 35 years’ experience including large projects, exploration, discoveries and nearly 20 years on Boards, with strong technical and corporate skills across multiple commodities and jurisdictions.

He is currently Chairman of ASX listed Ardea Resources Limited and public unlisted Greenfields Exploration Limited and Non-executive Chairman of Northam Resources. As a director and chairman, he has guided companies through challenging corporate times including IPO listings, takeovers, major capital raisings, 249D notices and joint venture negotiations while maximizing value for shareholders.

Mr Longworth has significant gold, copper, nickel (sulphide and laterite), base metals, iron ore and coal experience in Australia, Greenland, Africa, South America and the Pacific. He has a strong track record of exploration success through the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia with over a 30 year association with the province.

Claudio Sheriff-Zegers

Senior Geologist and Exploration Manager

 Mr Sheriff-Zegers has more than 15 years exploration and mining experience across multiple commodities and geological settings throughout Australia, Indonesia and Chile. He has a wealth of experience across multiple Eastern Goldfields projects from target generation through exploration to discovery and growth. Prior to Torian, Mr Sheriff-Zegers spent two years in the northwest of Leonora with Round Oak Minerals’ (Subsidiary of Washington H. Soul Pattinson and Co. Ltd (ASX:SOL)) Jaguar project, advancing Au and VMS Exploration.

Mr Leonard Math

Company Secretary

Mr Math is a Chartered Accountant with more than 15 years of resources industry experience. He previously worked as an auditor at Deloitte and is experienced with public company responsibilities including ASX and ASIC compliance, control and implementation of corporate governance, statutory financial reporting and shareholder relations. Mr Math previously held Company Secretary and directorship roles for a number of ASX listed companies.