David J. Hall MSc Minex, Fellow S.E.G. EurGeol
Chief Executive Officer
Thani Stratex Resources is led by David J. Hall. David is an economic geologist with 35 years worldwide experience and established the new AngloGold exploration team in South America in 1999. He took the company into Colombia and resulted in the discovery of the giant La Colosa gold deposit (+20Moz).
David is founder of Stratex International Plc and also Horizonte Minerals Plc both AIM listed companies. He is also a founder of Rathdowney Resources, Medgold Resources and Erris Resources. David is first and foremost a field economic geologist. In Egypt, as Exploration Manager for Minex from 1985 to 1989 he discovered the Abu Marawat and Hamama deposits. He also managed the exploration team responsible for the discovery of the new Afar Epithermal Gold Province in Ethiopia and Djibouti, now one of the TSR assets.
He is responsible for and led teams for discovery of Romero in Dominican Republic (2.6Moz), Zarshuran in Iran (+3Moz) and Oksut in Turkey (1.25Moz) and has been involved in all levels of exploration and development.
Graham Brown MSc, CGeol, EurGeol, FSEG
Graham has over 35 years' experience in the mining and exploration business and globally recognised as one of the legends of the mineral exploration industry. Co–founder and director of Sakumpu Exploration Oy a private Finnish exploration and development company. Former Group Head of Geosciences and Exploration at Anglo American plc. Industry awards, recognition and world–class exploration discoveries credited to his team during the last decade include; Los Sulfatos (PDAC), Sakatti (FEM) and ranked the most successful major base metals explorer (MEG).
Graham served on the Society of Economic Geologists council from 2012–14 and is currently the industry representative on both the British Geological Survey and Natural History Museum science advisory boards.
Paul Foord Bsc. MBA. FCCA. FIPD
Chief Financial Officer
Commercial CFO with extensive experience in business growth & improvement. Experienced in working for Private Equity owners and Banks where the agenda is focused on improved effectiveness, profitability and grooming for a corporate transaction.
Paul has had several careers. As a consultant he specialized in business strategy and business performance improvement with PricewaterhouseCoopers and then with Gemini consulting. As an accountant he has undertaken the role of finance director for several listed companies including the Land of Leather Group PLC and Willis PLC and a number of private companies including the Rotary Watch Group and The Notemachine Group.
Paul was a founder with David Hall of Stratex International plc where he acted as FD for several years.
General Manager Logistics
Stuart has previous experience with Stratex International Plc in East Africa conducting and implementing audits, streamlining processes and cost reduction. He has a flair for negotiating with all levels of management within Governments. During recent years he has formed an excellent working relationships with Ministers of a number of departments in Egypt and Djibouti.
He is now the General Manager of Thani Stratex responsible for the day–to–day management of Egypt and Djibouti. Stuart has also formed a working relationship with Members of Parliament in Somaliland creating an open invitation to commence exploration within the country in 2017.