Case Study

ASX Listed Critical Minerals Company (Brazil/Canada) – CEO Search

An ASX listed Lithium and Rare Earths explorer engaged Iron Cove Global to secure a Chief Executive Officer. Due to a leadership transition the company was searching for a competent executive who could drive forward the companies extensive Rare Earths land package in Brazil and Lithium exploration projects in Ontario, Canada. The criteria for the search involved sourcing an experienced executive who held a proven track record driving early stage projects from inception through development into operations, with global experience in the battery metals sector.   




Chief Executive Officer


The chosen candidate was selected due to his 20+ years experience spanning development, project delivery, valuations, mining, and mineral processing operations across a range of commodities, including lithium, nickel, cobalt and iron ore. Earlier positions included time spent executive level project delivery and operations positions with major tier one companies. He holds an MBA, bachelor’s degrees in chemical engineering/chemistry and is a member of Australian Institute of Company Directors.