Personnel involved in the management of Pure Alumina

Managing Director

Martin McFarlane  BEng, BBus   

Mr McFarlane has more than 25 years resources experience with major resource companies including Minerals and Metals Group, OZ Minerals Limited, Zinifex Limited, Pasminco Limited and Conzinc Rio Tinto of Australia including successfully holding senior roles for the past 13 years either as CEO / President of the company or being responsible for major business units reporting directly to the CEO.

Commercial Director

David Leavy  BEc, MApp, Fin. 

Mr Leavy has over 25 years of experience in the banking and mining industries covering a wide range of commodities. He has significant experience in debt and equity markets, physical and derivative commodity markets, specifically in gold, bauxite, iron ore, base metals, oil and LNG. Recent roles have included CFO of several mining companies undergoing project development, requiring implementation of appropriate business processes, government negotiations, team establishment, logistics etc. in Australia, Ghana, Guinea and Sierra Leone. Prior to this Mr Leavy held a number of roles at Westpac through financial markets (FX and commodity derivatives), project finance, relationship management, credit analysis and capital solutions. A significant focus for these roles was on the Mining and Oil & Gas sectors.

Chief Financial Officer

Tony Panther CA, AGIA, ACIS

Mr Panther has 25 years' experience in auditing, finance and accounting across a broad range of industries in practice and industry.

Company Secretary

Melanie Leydin  CA

Ms Leydin has over 25 years of experience in professional accounting and company secretarial roles. As the founding director of Leydin Freyer, Ms Leydin has a broad experience across a number of industries.