Mr Murray was appointed a director of Hannans in 2010. He is a partner at law firm Steinepreis Paganin, based in Perth, Western Australia. He has significant experience in advising on initial public offers and secondary market capital raisings, all forms of commercial acquisitions and divestments and providing general corporate and strategic advice. Mr Murray joined Steinepreis Paganin in 1997. Mr Murray graduated from Murdoch University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Laws and Commerce (Accounting). He is a Member of FINSIA.
Mr Hicks was a founding Director of Hannans Limited in 2002. Mr Hicks graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) in 1992 and was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 1999. Mr Hicks holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance & Investment from FINSIA, a Graduate Diploma in Company Secretarial Practice from Chartered Secretaries Australia and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Mr Bachmann was appointed a director of Hannans in 2012. He graduated with Honours ("cum laude") from the University of Berne, Switzerland and began his corporate finance career in 1993. In 2003, Mr Bachmann was founding partner of Craton Capital (cratoncapital.com) and is the Chief Executive Officer. Craton Capital was awarded Fund Manager of the Year at the Mining Journal's "Outstanding Achievement Awards" announced in London during December 2010 for the Craton Capital Precious Metal Fund. The award is the most prestigious fund award in the mining industry. In 2001, Mr Bachmann was Senior Portfolio Manager with Coronation Fund Managers in Cape Town when it was awarded the Standard & Poor's Award for Manager of the Best Performing Large Cap Equity Unit Trust in South Africa.
Mr Clay Gordon was appointed a director of Hannans in 2016. Mr Gordon obtained a Bachelor of Applied Science (Geology) and a Master of Science (Mineral Economics) and has more than 25 years’ experience in senior roles (operational, management and corporate) within large and small resource companies active in a range of commodities within Australia, Africa and South East Asia. He was founding Non-Executive Director of ASX listed Phoenix Gold Limited and founding Managing Director of ASX listed Primary Gold Limited. Mr Gordon was also founder and CEO of Mining Assets Pty Ltd, a private company involved in the assessment and marketing of mineral projects. He is a Member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Australian Institute of Geoscientists.
Ms. Scott was appointed a director Hannans in 2016 has been the Exploration Manager for Hannans and its subsidiary companies in Australia and Sweden since 2008. Ms. Scott played an integral role in the development of the Company’s nickel, gold, iron and manganese portfolio in Wester Australia, is credited with the discovery of high grade iron mineralisation at the Jigalong Project and has extensive exploration experience in northern Scandinavia. Ms Scott is founder of Scott Geological AB. She also holds a Bachelor of Science (Geology) from Victoria University of Wellington, and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy.