Becoming a leading low-cost battery minerals producer

Our goal is to become a leading low-cost producer of high quality, ethically sourced battery metals from high-grade, low impact mines in stable jurisdictions that are close to major consumer industries and a number of end users and market intermediaries. 


Board of Directors

Lazaros Nikeas

Executive Chairman

§15+ years of strategy and capital markets advisory for resource, chemicals and industrial companies, with over US$25 B of M&A transactions completed.
§Currently a Principal Investment Manager of Weston Energy LLC, a Yorktown Partners LLC portfolio company with investments in energy minerals assets.
§Previously a partner of Traxys Capital Partners, a private equity firm backed by The Carlyle Group.

Dr. Stephen Dunmead | PhD, MA, BS

Non-Executive Director

§30+ years of strong operational leadership experience in the advanced materials and specialty chemical industries.
§Former COO of NYSE-listed SWM International – Led Cobalt Division and also held several senior roles with NYSE–listed OM Group where he led their cobalt business for more than 10 years.
§7 years as Chair of the Cobalt Development

Mr. John Kiernan | P.Eng., B.Sc., MBA


§30+ years of mine operating, engineering, consulting, corporate and finance experience.
§Currently COO of Ascot Resources Ltd.
§Previously, Manager Project Evaluation for Quadra FNX/KGHM International, as well as a Mining Analyst at PI Financial Corporation.

Martin Kostuik