Senior Management

De Grey’s highly adept Senior Management team is responsible for leading the Company to achieve our ultimate objective of becoming a Tier 1 gold producer at Hemi.

Glenn Jardine

Managing Director

Andy Beckwith

Executive Technical Director

Peter Canterbury

Chief Financial Officer

Phil Tornatora

General Manager Exploration

Allan Kneeshaw

Consulting Geologist

Bronwyn Campbell

Manager Community Relations

John Brockelsby

Risk and Safety Manager

Craig Nelmes

Joint Company Secretary

Patrick Holywell

Joint Company Secretary

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Glenn Jardine

Managing Director

B.Eng (Mining), MACID, FAusIMM
Mr. Jardine is a senior mining executive with direct experience growing resource companies from early stage exploration through to multi-operation entities. This includes taking projects through feasibility studies, equity funding, debt financing, project development and operations.

Commodity experience includes precious metals, base metals and bulk commodities across underground and open pit operations. Processing methods utilised at these projects and operations include CIP/CIL, DMS, sulphide flotation, BIOX, pressure oxidation and SX/EW. Projects developed have received Australian State and Federal recognition for environmental best practice and health and safety and human resources systems.

Andy Beckwith

Executive Technical Director

BSc (Applied Geology)
Mr. Beckwith has a Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology) from the University of South Australia, and has over 30 years of Geological and Management experience. His more recent roles include successfully building Westgold to circa 5M ounces of resources as Managing Director and prior to that, senior roles with Anglo Gold Australia.
Andy has successfully worked on projects from grassroots to mine development and has extensive experience working with corporate transactions, project acquisitions and project generation.
Andy Beckwith joined De Grey Mining originally as a consultant, before coming on as Technical Director and Operations Manager in November 2017 and has played a significant role in the rebirth of the company.

Peter Canterbury

Chief Financial Officer
Peter is an experienced mining executive and Certified Practicing Accountant with a broad skillset spanning financial and corporate management, accounting, project financing, feasibility studies, contract negotiation and mining operations. He has held senior roles within the mining industry for close to 20 years, including as CEO and CFO of several ASX-listed companies. His previous positions include Managing Director of Triton Minerals Ltd, CEO/Executive Director of Bauxite Resources Ltd and CFO and Acting CEO of Sundance Resources Ltd. Peter brings highly relevant financial expertise to support De Grey’s ambitions of becoming a Tier 1 gold producer from Hemi.

Phil Tornatora

General Manager

BSc (Hons), MEconGeol

Mr. Tornatora joins De Grey Mining with over 25 years of geological experience. He has had substantial Exploration Management experience; with over 4 years as General Manager of Exploration at Northern Star. During this time Northern Star advanced from a single mine operation to a multi-mine company producing around 500Koz gold per annum. Prior to this, Phil worked as Exploration and Geology Manager for Galaxy Resources, a prominent Australian lithium/tantalum producer. He has held senior Geology roles with major International gold producer AngloGold Ashanti and has had a range of experience from regional to near mine exploration and resource development roles.

Philip has a Bachelor of Science (Hons), Master of Economic Geology, and is a member of the AUSIMM and AIG. He has worked on numerous projects, both in Australia, Africa and SE Asia, with his extensive experience being a welcomed addition to the team at De Grey.

Allan Kneeshaw

Consulting Geologist

BSc (Hons), MSc, FAusIMM, FAIG

Mr. Kneeshaw is a diversified exploration geologist with 26 years’ experience in gold, base metals and bulk commodities in Australia and China. He has held senior roles with major mining companies, including Head of Greenfields Exploration (Australia) for AngloGold Ashanti, Country Manager (Exploration – Australia) for Anglo American and Chief Geologist (China) for AngloGold Ashanti. Mr. Kneeshaw joined De Grey Mining as a consulting geologist in 2017.

Bronwyn Campbell

Manager Community Relations

Bronwyn is a senior community relations and social performance professional with world class international, national, and regional experience. From remote Ethiopia to the heart of the Pilbara in Western Australia, Bronwyn has worked closely with various community groups on mining and development projects for well over a decade.

Bronwyn’s recent roles include experience in the Pilbara mining industry as Senior Manager of Communities and Social Performance with Rio Tinto Iron Ore. She also led Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) reporting for Mineral Resources and developed human rights and modern slavery training programs for Woodside through her role as senior consultant at Ernst & Young.

John Brockelsby

Risk and Safety Manager

John is a highly experienced risk and safety professional with diverse international experience across the mining, government and the not-for-profit sectors spanning over 40 years. Prior to joining De Grey Mining, he has held senior roles at the Royal Flying Doctor Service, Anglo American and in the ACT Government. John has been awarded an honorary fellowship of the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation and is a past National President of the Australian Institute of Training and Development.

Craig Nelmes

Joint Company Secretary

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

Patrick Holywell

Joint Company Secretary

BCom, FGIA, Grad Dip CA, GAICD

Mr Holywell is a Chartered Accountant with fifteen years of experience in corporate governance, finance and accounting including employment with Deloitte, Touche Tohmatsu Ltd and Patersons Securities Ltd. He has extensive experience in the mining and resource industry and has significant experience in the development and ongoing operation of managed investment schemes, including regulatory and compliance. He has also been employed by, and acted as, company secretary, CFO and/or director of several companies in the resources sector.