Mr Eames has a successful track record in the global minerals industry in exploration, evaluation, development, acquisitions, operations, marketing and senior corporate management. He is a qualified metallurgist with extensive experience in Australia and overseas and has held senior roles working with the iron ore businesses of Glencore, Rio Tinto and BHP.
Mr Eames graduated with a BA (Metallurgy)(Hons) from the University of Cambridge, UK. He is a member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Mr Eames is a past and present Director of other Australian publicly listed companies including Universal Coal, where he is interim Chairman, and Sphere Minerals Ltd, where he was the Chief Executive Officer.
Mr Eames will perform an important role in guiding and advising the technical team undertaking the next phase of technical work advancing pre-feasibility studies for the low capital staged development of the Razorback High Grade Iron Ore Project (Razorback Project). Mr Eames as an independent Director will be a member of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee.