Big Picture – A Deep Dive Examination of Erris Resources PLC
Erris Resources PLC Snapshot
Erris Resources understands that our actions have an effect on the communities, environment and the people we work with. With that consideration, Erris Resources is committed to responsible exploration.
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Board & Management
Jeremy is a founding director of Erris Resources. Mr. Martin holds a degree in mining geology from the Camborne School of Mines, and a MSc. in mineral exploration from the University of Leicester. He has worked in South America and in Central America and Europe, where he was responsible for grassroots regional metalliferous exploration programmes through to resources definition and mine development. Jeremy has been involved in the formation of two AIM traded companies and has completed a number of high value mineral project transactions. He is currently Chief Executive of Horizonte Minerals and is a member of the Society of Economic Geologists and the Institute of Mining Analysts. He holds BSc (Hons), MSc, ACSM, MSEG.
Anton du Plessis
Chief Executive Officer
Anton joined Erris Resources as CEO in October 2018.
Mr du Plessis has over 20 years' experience in the finance sector. During this time, he has held senior positions at several international investment banks including CIBC (The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce), Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley with a focus on advising natural resources companies on the execution of strategic and financing transactions. He has worked on transactions across a range of commodities and for a number of leading global players including Anglogold Ashanti, Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton. Prior to embarking on his investment banking career, Mr du Plessis worked for the Anglo American group in a corporate finance and business development capacity.
Chief Financial Officer
Cherif joined Erris Resources as CFO in September 2017. He is a UK Chartered Account who has more than 20 years of Venture Capital, Corporate Finance, Operational Turnaround and Investor Relations experience since his qualification with KPMG. He has primarily worked with Technology, Mining and Real Estate companies, with an emphasis on those in a start-up, pre-IPO or restructuring phase. He has been a corporate and financial adviser to the Lithium mining company, Bacanora Minerals, since it listed on AIM in 2014. Cherif is a graduate from the University of St Andrews, Scotland. He holds MA (Hons), and ICAEW.
Graham holds a BSc. from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. He has been a Fellow of the Society of Economic Geologists (“SEG”) since 1999, participated in the Colombia Senior Executives Program in 2004 and the Duke Business Leaders Program in 2007. He is a past councilor of the SEG and current British Geological Survey industry advisor and Natural History Museum honorary research fellow. In 2011, he was the co-recipient of the PDAC Thayer Lindsley Award and from 2013 attained both Chartered Geologist and European Geologist professional status. Mr Brown joined Amax as an exploration geologist in 1980 and worked on a variety of exploration and mining operations in the Circum-Pacific region.
For almost a decade Mr Brown worked as a consultant involved with the exploration and evaluation of a number of major discoveries in both Asia and Europe. In 1994, he joined Minorco as Chief Geologist. Subsequently he became the Europe-Asia Vice President Exploration and, following the Minorco-Anglo American plc merger in 1999, he served as Vice President Geology. In 2003, he was appointed Senior Vice President Exploration and managed geosciences, technical services, and R&D programs. In 2005, he was promoted to Head of Base Metals Exploration and in 2010 he took up the position of Group Head of Geosciences for the Anglo American Group.
Jeremy graduated from St Andrews University, Scotland in 1995 and has worked in investment management since 1996. He initially worked at Matheson Securities, then Prudential-Bache Ltd / Dryden Wealth Management, In June 2006 he joined Singer & Friedlander Investment Management as an Investment Director. This business was then acquired by Williams de Broe where he worked until October 2010. Jeremy is currently an Investment Manager with Hanson Asset Management, where he has worked for the last 5 years. He is also the non-executive chairman of Primorus Investments plc. Jeremy holds BSc (Hons) and CISI Level 6 PCIAM.
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