Senior Management

Mark Calderwood – Managing Director

Mr Calderwood previously held the positions of chief executive officer and managing director of Tawana Resources from 2016 until it merged with its Joint Venture Partner Alliance Mineral Assets in December 2018. He has extensive experience in mineral exploration (including 8+ years in pegmatite minerals) and production management. Mr Calderwood retired as managing director of Perseus Mining Limited in January 2013 and was instrumental in the transition from an explorer to producer and a period which saw the junior explorer mature to an ASX100 company. He is also an authority on pegmatites and is a co-author of the publication ‘A Guidebook to the Pegmatites of Western Australia”

Alexei Fedotov – General Manager –  Commercial & Legal and Company Secretary

Mr Fedotov has over 15 years of private law practice with international law firm King & Wood Mallesons and in-house positions with ASX Top 20 companies Wesfarmers and South32.

Joanna Kiernan – Company Secretary

Ms Kiernan has over 14 years’ experience in the operation and administration of listed public companies, predominantly in the resources industry, having previously held the position of Company Secretary for numerous ASX and AIM listed Companies. Prior joining Alliance Mineral Assets,  Ms Kiernan held the role of Non-Executive Director and Company Secretary of Kingsrose Mining Limited.

Noel O’Brien – Chief Technical Officer – Metallurgy and Processing

Mr O’Brien, is a metallurgist and processing expert with experience in multiple lithium projects in Australia and internationally. Mr O’Brien who has recently been appointed as an Executive Director of Birimian Ltd., is also a technical adviser to Kidman Resources Limited and was previously a technical consultant to Galaxy Resources and to the Bikita Minerals Lithium Project.

Tim Thomas – Chief Technical Officer – Mining

Mr Thomas has a total of 28 years’ experience in mining and project development from the ground up in Australia and overseas including 15 years’ mine planning, 8 years’ drill & blast and 10 years’ senior management roles.

Gareth Reynolds – Exploration Manager

Mr Reynolds is an exploration geologist with over 14 years of extensive, multi-commodity experience including Lithium (Wodgina and Mt Marion Lithium Projects), Iron Ore and Gold within Western Australia and West Africa . Mr Reynolds is well versed in all aspects of project management from initial scope, tender and approvals to design, implementation, interpretation and over-all supervision of multi-rig drill programmes.