A graduate of chemical engineering from UNSW has more than 40 years Board and Management experience in the resources and construction industries both in Australia and overseas. Mr Everett's vast management experience includes production and project management, marketing, corporate restructuring, debt/equity financing and government relations. His senior executive positions have included Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of private and publicly listed companies. Mr Everett was formerly Chairman of BeMaX Resources NL, Australian Solomons Gold Limited. JMS Civil and Mining Pty Ltd and IronRidge Resources Limited.
Mr Finnis is an experienced Executive with a 30 year career in underground and open cut mining. Joining Metro as CEO in January 2015, he was appointed to the Board in January 2017. Prior to joining the company Mr Finnis was CEO of Grand Cote Operations in Senegal. Previous roles held by Mr Finnis have included Managing Director of Global Resources Corporation Limited and Chief Operating Officer for the redevelopment of the Gold Ridge Mine in the Solomon Islands. Mr Finnis has extensive experience through feasibility, construction and commissioning of both new and brown fields' operations.
Mr Sawyer is Senior Partner at Greenstone Capital LLP and co-founder of Greenstone Resources LP private equity fund. Mr Sawyer co-founded Greenstone in 2013 after a 19 year career in the mining sector including as co-head of group business development at Xstrata plc, and senior roles at Rio Tinto plc and Cutfield Freeman & Co Ltd. Mr Sawyer, together with Greenstone's co-founder, oversees all aspects of the management of the business. He serves as a Director of Greenstone Management Ltd, the fund's General Partner and is a member and co-Chair of the Investment Committee.
Mr Ward has 25+ years broad industry experience holding executive positions in mining, exploration, mineral processing, ports, rail, power generation, gas transmission & logistics. Previous experience includes Mine Manager of the Yallourn Energy open cut coal mine in Victoria and senior mining engineering positions with BHP Australia Coal in Queensland & Camberwell Coal in the Hunter Valley. Mr. Ward is currently CEO of the Tasmanian Gas Pipeline, a gas transmission pipeline that links Victoria to Tasmania and transports gas throughout Tasmania. Previously Mr Ward was MD of Dart Mining a Melbourne based exploration company and GM, Patrick Ports and Pacific National Bulk Rail
With a Bachelor of Business and 30+ years corporate experience Mr Hennessy has been involved with all aspects of corporate financing and company reconstruction in a variety of industries including construction, manufacturing, mining, professional & financial services and was KPMG Qld Chair for 13 years. He is an Independent Company Director & Advisor serving on public & private boards across the resources, financial services, property & manufacturing sectors and is a Director of Proton Therapy Australia. Mr Hennessy's knowledge & experience aids Metro in driving good governance, cohesive & effective collaboration and effective processes & communications with shareholders & stakeholders.