Board of Directors

Martin Rowley

Martin Rowley

Independent Non Executive Chairman

Mr Rowley was a co-founder of TSX and LSE-listed First Quantum Minerals Ltd and is currently that company’s Executive Director, Business Development. First Quantum is one of the world's largest copper production companies and the owner of the Ravensthorpe nickel project in Western Australia with a market capitalisation of in excess of A$10 billion. He was previously non-executive Chairman and director of Lithium One Inc., which was acquired by Galaxy by way of a Plan of Arrangement in July 2012. He is also non-executive Chairman and a director of Forsys Metals Corp, a TSX-listed company in the uranium sector.

Anthony Tse

Anthony Tse

Managing Director

Mr Tse has 20 years of corporate experience in numerous high-growth industries such as technology, internet/mobile, media & entertainment, and resource & commodities – primarily in senior management, capital markets and M&A roles across Greater China and Asia Pacific in general. His previous management roles include various positions in News Corporation's STAR TV, the Deputy General Manager of TOM Online, Director of Corporate Development at Hutchison Whampoa's TOM Group, President of China Entertainment Television (a joint venture between TOM and Time Warner), and CEO of CSN Corp. He is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors (HKIoD) and a member of the Hong Kong Mining Investment Professionals Association (HKMIPA).

Peter Bacchus

Peter Bacchus

Non Executive Director

Mr Bacchus is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bacchus Capital Advisers Ltd, an M&A and merchant banking boutique based in London. Prior to establishing Bacchus Capital, he served as European Head of Investment Banking at US investment bank Jefferies, Global Head of Mining & Metals at Morgan Stanley, and Head of Investment Banking, Industrials and Natural Resources at Citigroup, in Asia and Australia. Mr Bacchus has over 20 years’ experience in investment banking with a focus on the global natural resources sector and has, over this period, led a large proportion of the transformational transactions in the industry. Mr Bacchus is also a non-executive director of UK-listed mining group NordGold, and South African and US listed Gold Fields, and is Chairman of Space for Giants, an African-focused conservation charity. He is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, England & Wales and holds an MA in Economics from Cambridge University, United Kingdom
Jian-Nan Zhang

Jian-Nan Zhang

Non Executive Director

Mr Zhang is the Deputy General Manager of Fengli Group (Australia) Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of the Fengli Group in China, which is a leading private industrial group in China, with diversified interests in iron and steel, commodities trading, shipping and wharf operation related businesses, and is also a shareholder in the Company. He was previously Managing Director of Winly Trade & Investment in China.

John Turner

John Turner

Non Executive Director

Mr Turner is the leader of Fasken Martineau's Global Mining Group. Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm with eight offices with more than 700 lawyers across Canada and in the UK and South Africa. Fasken Martineau’s Global Mining Group has been #1 ranked globally 8 times since 2005, including for 2016. Mr Turner has been involved in many of the leading corporate finance and merger and acquisition deals in the resources sector primarily through companies active in Africa, Latin America, Eastern Europe, Canada and Australia. Mr Turner has also successfully acted for the financial arranger or sponsor of several global major resources projects. Mr Turner is also a recipient of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal for his services in the autism sector.
Xi Xi

Xi Xi

Non-Executive Director

Xi Xi has a wealth of experience in the natural resources and industrials sector and for the past four years, has served as Director of Sailing Capital, a private equity fund founded by the Shanghai International Group in 2012, with US$2 billion of assets under management and focused on investing in a diverse range of industries globally. She has worked with numerous Chinese state owned and privately owned enterprises, advising on international acquisitions and investments overseas. She has also previously spent 8 years as an analyst and portfolio manager for the Tigris Financial Group in New York, focused on corporate opportunities in the oil and gas, resource and industrials sector. Most recently, she has served as a Non-Executive Director of Zeta Resources, a closed-end investment company with a broad international portfolio of oil and gas, as well as mining assets. Xi Xi has an MA in International Relations (China Studies & International Finance) from Johns Hopkins University, and holds a double BS in Chemical Engineering & Petroleum Refining, as well as Economics, from the Colorado School of Mines.