Board of Directors and Management

Simon Lill - Executive Chairman

BSc MBA
Mr. Lill has a BSc and a Masters of Business Administration, both from The University of Western Australia and has been a corporate adviser with Trident Capital Pty Ltd for the last 5 years. He has over 25 years’ experience in stockbroking, capital raising, management, business development and analysis for a range of small and start-up companies, both in the manufacturing and resources industries, and has specialised in that time in company restructuring activities.

Andy Beckwith - Executive Technical Director

BASc (Geology)
Mr Beckwith has a BASc (Geology) from the University of South Australia, is a successful explorer with over 20 years experience and brings to the company a wealth of knowledge. His past roles have seen him in senior technical roles with AngloGold Ashanti, Acacia Resources, Helix Resources, Normandy NFM, North Flinders Mines, BP Minerals Australia and at Westgold Resources, where he led the team initially as exploration manager and then as Managing Director.
During his time with Westgold, he was intimately involved in the Explorer 108 Pb-Zn-Ag and the AuCu Rover 1 (1.2Moz) discoveries, both in the Northern Territory. Westgold was awarded the “2008 Explorer of the Year” for the Rover 1 discovery and also went on to acquire the Central Murchison Gold Project, in Western Australia. Westgold has advanced to become one of Australia’s major
gold producers.

Brett Lambert - Non-executive Director

BASc (Mining Engineering)
Mr Lambert has a BASc (Mining Engineering) through Curtin University and the WA School of Mines. He comes to De Grey with  over 30 years experience
in the Australian and international resource industry covering precious metals, base metals and uranium. Mr Lambert has held senior management positions in a range of junior, mid-tier and major mining companies. He has been responsible for several feasibility studies and greenfield mine developments, with a track record of on time and on budget project delivery.
Mr Lambert has served as a director of companies listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, London’s AIM market, the Toronto Stock Exchange and the Stock Exchange of Thailand and has worked at Managing Director/CEO level for more than 10 years.
Mr Lambert is currently a Non-executive Director of Mincor Resources NL and Australian Potash Limited and within the last three years has also served as a director of ABM Resources NL.

Steve Morris - Non-executive Director

Mr Morris has over 20 years of experience at the most senior executive level in a range of industries including the last 15 in Financial Markets. During that time he has held positions such as Head of Private Clients Australia for Patersons Securities Ltd and Managing Director of Intersuisse Ltd.

He currently holds the position of Managing Director of Peloton Shareholder Services, offering management of shareholder based capital raising and investor relations advice to many ASX listed companies and is also Chairman of ASX listed Water Resources Group Limited.

Craig Nelmes - Company Secretary/CFO

B.Bus ACIS
Craig Nelmes is an Accountant with over 20 years experience in the mining sector in Australia and overseas, and for the last 6 years as a Manager with Corporate Consultants Pty Ltd, a company providing accounting, secretarial and administrative services to ASX and TSX listed entities.

Phil Tornatora - Exploration Manager