Gordon Galt Non-Executive ChairmanGordon is a mining engineer with extensive coal industry experience in Australia since the early 1970's. In Queensland he worked at South Blackwater, gaining his First Class Mine Manager's qualifications in 1976, then was one of the key early development team members at Capcoal German Creek in 1977. He was initially Open Cut Manager then Mine Manager at Central Colliery - Queensland's first longwall mine and for many years Australia's most productive underground coal mine. He was then Development Manager for Southern Colliery, also at German Creek in 1987. In 1991, Gordon was appointed Operations Manager at Ulan Coal in NSW. He became General Manager at Ulan in 1993, then Managing Director at Cumnock Coal in 1996 before roles as Managing Director with Newcrest Mining and in investment banking with ABN AMRO. Gordon is currently Chairman of Nucoal Resources Limited and Lefroy Exploration Limited and is a Non-Executive Director of Finders Resources Limited. Glen Lewis MAICDManaging Director Glen is a qualified Coal Mine Manager and has worked in the Coal Industry since 1980. Throughout his career he worked at all levels of Management inclusive of 10 years as an Undermanager at various operations including United Colliery and Dartbrook Coal where he was part of the Management Team for the construction of both projects. In 1997 he commenced as Mine Manager at Cumnock Coal and in 1999 was promoted to Operations Manager at Oceanic Coal (consisting of West Wallsend and Teralba underground mines and Westside opencut operation) following its acquisition by Xstrata Coal. Glen was promoted to the role of General Manager Eastern Underground Operations for Xstrata Coal NSW in 2003 and was then responsible for United Collieries, Cumnock Coal and Oceanic Coal. Continuing with Xstrata Coal NSW, he was promoted to General Manager Operations with overall responsibility for 6 operating mines and several projects under construction. Glen commenced with NuCoal Resources in 2010 as Managing Director overseeing the listing, capital raising, exploration and feasibility studies for a number of mining projects in the Hunter Valley. Throughout his career he has been involved with the development and / or expansion of many coal mines and provides a strong technical and operational background to Realm Resources. Michael Davies BA Hons, MBA. Non-executive Director Mr Davies is a Principal of Taurus Funds Management Pty Ltd, and is a specialist in resource financing, with over 20 years experience in major banks (Barclays, BZW and ABN AMRO) originating, structuring and arranging debt and providing corporate advice to natural resources companies.
Staffan Ever MBA MSc Civ Eng, MAICDNon-executive Director
Mr Ever is a highly experienced executive in the coal sector with experience in managing and financing coal projects from greenfields through to production coupled with extensive experience in coal marketing and mergers and acquisitions.
His previous roles include, CEO of QCoal, Managing Partner of Triangle Fund, 12 years in various roles with AMCI including General Manager of AMCI Australia and Director, on behalf of AMCI, on all Australian investee companies. He has undertaken and overseen equity investments and/or divestments in the Gunneda, Glennies Creek, Alliance, Coppabella, Moorevale and Sonoma mines.
Mr. Ever is currently the Managing Director and Founder of the Square Group of Companies.
James Beecher B Com MBA, FCPA FAICDNon-executive Director
Mr Beecher has more than 40 years’ experience in senior finance, accounting and secretarial positions in resources, financial services and services companies. He has been Chief Financial Officer or Finance Director of NRMA Limited, Savage Resources Limited and Austen & Butta Limited. At the Commonwealth Bank in the role of Deputy CFO he held senior positions including Group Financial Controller and Group Chief Accountant. He is currently a Director of ASX listed Lefroy Exploration Ltd, CBG Capital Ltd and NuCoal Resources Ltd. He has been a Non-Executive Director of Findlay Securities Ltd and MIL Resources Ltd, the Company Secretary of Gloucester Coal Limited and a Compliance Committee Member of FSP Funds Management Ltd and Abacus Funds Management Ltd. He is Deputy Chair of the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ Reporting Committee.