With a focus on growth, Hardy Metal’s corporate management has the multidisciplinary expertise, global knowledge, and operational experience needed to maximise each project’s success.
Nick has over 25 years’ experience in accounting and finance, including 20 years in the mining and exploration industry. Nick holds a Bachelor of Commerce and is a Chartered Accountant. Nick has worked in a variety of finance and commercial roles with companies such as KPMG, Newmont Australia and WMC Resources Ltd. Nicks most recent corporate role was as CFO and Company Secretary of Sarama Resources Limited, an explorer with interests in West Africa.
Brian Rudd is the co-founder an Executive Director of Capital Limited. Brian has a strong focus on business development and client relations. Brian has been instrumental in Capital’s successful establishment and development since its inception in 2005. Brian has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry in both Australia and Africa. Before establishing Capital, Brian was the Operations Manager and subsequently, the General Manager of Stanley Mining Services (Tanzania) Ltd, a subsidiary of Layne Christensen Company in East Africa.
Simon is a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years’ experience in the mining sector. He is the Managing Director of ASX listed Kopore Metals Limited, a copper exploration company focussed on the Kalahari Copper Belt. He has previously held senior management positions at Beadell Resources Limited, Orca Gold Limited and Red Back Mining Inc. Simon serves as a non-executive Chairman of Sarama Resources Ltd, Cygnus Gold Limited and Coziron Resources Limited. Simon specializes in M&A, public equity markets management and corporate finance. His career has included corporate transactions in Canada, Australia, Africa and Indonesia and he holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.