CZR Resources Ltd (ASX:CZR) is focussed on gold and iron-ore in Western Australia on tenements that are both prospective to existing infrastructure, including transportation. CZR holds an 85% interest in the Yarraloola and Buddadoo Projects, a 70% interest in the Croyden, Shepherd’s Well and Yarrie projects.
CZR Resources is led by a highly-experienced Board and Management team. The Company is focussed on delivering value through disciplined growth.
Board of Directors
David Flanagan Non-Executive Chairman
Mr Flanagan is a geologist with more than 25 years’ experience in the mining and mineral exploration industry in Australia, Indonesia and Africa. Mr Flanagan was the founding Managing Director at Atlas Iron Limited. During his tenure at Atlas Iron he oversaw its growth from a junior exploration company to an ASX Top 100 listed iron ore exporter, and the operator of three iron ore mines producing at a rate of 12Mtpa.
Mr Flanagan has been recognised for his style of leadership through many awards including Governors Award for Giving 2011, Eisenhower Fellowship 2013, Western Australian of the Year 2014, and Member of the Order of Australia in 2018.
Mr Flanagan also held the role of Chancellor at Murdoch University from 2013 to 2019.
Anna Neuling Non-Executive Director
Ms Neuling has 15 years’ experience in financial and corporate roles in the resources industry with ASX listed companies including Lion Ore Mining International, Antipa Minerals Ltd and Avoca Resources Ltd. Prior to that she worked at Deloitte in London and Perth.
Ms Neuling is an Executive Director of S2 Resources (ASZ:S2R) and Non-Executive Chair of Tombador Iron (ASX: Ti1). She was previously Corporate and Commercial Director of ASX-listed Sirius Resources.
Ms Neuling is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. She also holds a degree in mathematics from the University of Newcastle (UK).
Annie Guo NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Ms Annie Guo is a highly experienced resource sector senior executive with more than 20 years’ experience in mining and resources sector. After graduating from Macquarie University with Honours she was selected as a top performing graduate to join PricewaterhouseCoopers. During her 12 years at PwC, she held senior manager roles in transaction services, including Mergers and Acquisitions, with a focus on mining and resources sectors. Ms Guo was instrumental in facilitating many major cross-border transactions in Australian mining industry. After her career with PwC Ms Guo established her own investment platform, and during more than 8 years of mining investment through her private platform, she utilised her in-depth knowledge of mineral resources investments, mining project evaluation and transaction structuring, and invested in Australian and international mining and resource projects with more than $500m private equity funds.
Ms Guo’s investment platform has made multi-million dollar investments in a number of mining companies. Ms Guo has been working with industry experts during all her career and has gained substantial technical knowledge of geology, mineralisation and project development.
Ms Guo is an expert in mining project evaluation, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets in Australia and internationally, project development and corporate finance. Ms Guo is also an experienced public company executive director. Ms Guo currently is the Managing Director of Zuleika Gold Limited (ASX: ZAG) and the Group General Manager of the Creasy Group.
Rob Ramsay Managing Director
Dr Rob Ramsay is a Geologist with over 31 years of industry experience. He has worked across a range of commodities, which include; iron-ore, gold, base-metals, platinum group metals, fluorite, mineral sands and diamonds, in Australia and elsewhere in the World. He is a past Director of Striker Resources NL (now North Australian Diamonds) and has previously worked with, and consulted to, a range of companies that include CRA Exploration (now Rio Tinto Ltd), BHP-Billiton Ltd, Gravity Diamonds, Mineral Securities Ltd and Speewah Metals Ltd.
Dr Ramsay is a Member of the Australian Institute of Geoscientists.
Trevor O’Connor Company Secretary/CFO
Mr O’Connor is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Company Secretary with over 25 years’ corporate experience. This includes more than 15 years’ experience in the mining and energy industries operating both in Australia and overseas.
Mr O’Connor is currently the Company Secretary of ASX-listed Horizon Gold and was most recently CFO and Company Secretary of Exore Resources and Kasbah Resources.
Simon Jackson Non-Executive Director
Mr Jackson is an experienced resource industry executive with a broad range of senior management experience through all facets of the mining cycle from exploration, discovery, feasibility, financing, construction, operations and divestment. He has extensive Board and executive level experience in a number of TSX and ASX listed public companies.
Mr Jackson is the Managing Director of Kopore Metals Limited, a copper explorer focussed on the Kalahari Copper Belt in Botswana and is an Executive Director of Cygnus Gold Limited. Mr Jackson has previously held varied senior management roles including Canadian companies Orca Gold Inc. and Red Back Mining Inc.
Mr Jackson is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia.
In fulfilling its obligations and responsibilities to its various stakeholders, the Board of CZR Resources Ltd (“CZR”) is a strong advocate of corporate governance. The Board has adopted corporate governance policies and practices consistent with the ASX Corporate Governance Council’s “Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations 3rd edition” (Recommendations) where considered appropriate for a company of CZR’s size and nature.