Commercial Experience

Current Positions Held

1998 to present Patrimoine International Limited Executive Chairman
(and associated companies)
Created this company structure to provide Corporate Finance and Investment Management services in London and Singapore . Authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Private Company
2010 to present Axmin Incorporated Director
Joined this company through a reverse takeover of Afnat (an AIM listed company). Worked to secure development of the company’s gold asset in the CAR. TSX Listed

Past Positions Held

2013 to 2013 December Agriminco Director
Joined this company to assist with the development and finance of phosphate assets and other agricultural chemicals located in Africa. TSX listed
2009 to 2013 October Chiliogon Asia Pte Limited Director
Acting as a director to a Singapore based investment management firm that specialises in active trading in Asian fixed income securities. Private Company
2010 to 2013 Kalahari Uranium Director
Acting as director for a holding company of China Guangdong Nuclear Power Company and associated companies. Private Company
2009 to 2012 Top Level Domain Holdings Limited Director
Founded this company in association with long-standing business colleagues to capture new opportunities relating to the development of the Internet. AIM Listed
2011 to 2012 GCM Resources Plc Director
Appointed as a Director to assist the company with securing scheme of development approval from the Government of Bangladesh for the potential world-class thermal and coking coal mine at Pulbari in Bangladesh. AIM Listed
2009 to 2012 Kalahari Minerals Plc Director
Joined the company through the association with Niger Uranium and was asked to remain thereafter. Assisted the company with securing new investors and investment banking relationships. Kalahari was sold to China Guangdong Nuclear Power Company for £650 million. AIM Listed
2008 to  2011 Caledon Resources Plc Chairman
Assisted with managing Caledon during a difficult period and successfully selling the company to Guandong Rising Asset Management for £313 million. AIM Listed
2008 to 2009 Afnat Resources Limited (formerly Lithic Minerals)  Chairman
Lead a shareholder action to remove the Board of Lithic and take control of the company. Completed a reverse takeover to a cash shell and re-listed on AIM. Later conducted a cross-border merger to Axmin Incorporated on the Toronto Stock Exchange. AIM Listed
2008 to 2009 Niger Uranium Limited Chairman
Chaired this company through an extremely difficult period and was able to return significant value to shareholders through a special cash dividend. AIM Listed
2000 to 2002 Instrumental Media Group
Advised the board on business strategy. Private Company
1999 to 2000 Meanfiddler.com plc Director
Created this ‘Table A’ £100 company to leverage the Intellectual Property of Mean Fiddler Holdings Limited; original equity investor as a Founder. Secured equity financing and a successful floatation on AIM. AIM Listed
1999 to 2000 Ourexperts Limited
Created this company to leverage the internet rights of major BBC celebrities including Alan Titmarsh, Charlie Dimmack, Anna Ryder Richardson and Tommy Walsh. Private Company
1998 to 1999 Static 2358 Limited Director
Assisted this company with business development and finance. Original equity investor as a Founder; Static was sold to Open TV for £44.5 million in 2000. Private Company
1992 to 1998 Vairocana Limited Director
Created this company in association with St. James’s Place Capital and Rothschild Investment Trust to provide active investment management services. Funds under management grew to $1.2 billion. Private Company
1989 to 1992 Greenwich Capital Markets Incorporated Senior Vice President
Developed proprietary international arbitrage trading in derivative products including interest rate swaps, options and futures in international financial markets.
1985 to 1989 Salomon Brothers Incorporated Vice President
Commenced my career in derivative products sales and trading and thereafter became part of the international proprietary trading group.

Current directorships and partnerships

Patrimoine International Limited: Holding co., since 12/2009
Patrimoine Pte. Ltd: since 12/2010
Chiliogon Asia Pte. Ltd: Fund management, since 06/2009
Patrimoine Partners LLP: Corporate finance adv, fund management, since 03/2007
Patrimoine Limited: since 03/2002
AXMIN Inc: TSX-V listed mining co., since 06/2010
Kalahari Minerals Plc: AIM listed mining co., since 03/2009

Past directorships and partnerships

GCM Resources Plc: AIM listed, 07/2011 to 07/2012
CAN Media Limited: Media, 09/2004 to 04/2011
AfNat Resources Limited: Mining, 07/2009 to 06/2010
Niger Uranium: 06/2008 to 09/2009
Caledon Resources Plc: AIM listed mining co., 07/2008 to 10/2011
Caledon Overseas Holdings Limited: Holding co., 02/2009 to 10/2011
Finelot Trading Company Limited: Subsidiary of Caledon Resources – inactive admin co., 02/2009 to 10/2011
Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.: AIM listed media co., 05/2009 to 12/2012