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James Mellon
Stephen Roland Dattels
Jamie Alexander Gibson
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Julie Oates
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Stephen Roland Dattels
Non-Executive Co-Chairman

Stephen Roland Dattels, Canadian, was appointed as Non-Executive Co-Chairman of the Board in February 2008. Mr Dattels is an experienced senior mining executive, and was one of the key executives at Barrick Gold Corporation (whose shares are dually listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange) during its formative years before leaving in 1987. He has helped to form and finance a number of mining ventures, including UraMin Inc, an African based uramium company. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University, a law degree (cum laude) from the University of Western Ontario and has completed the Program for Management Development at Harvard University.

Mr Dattels is also the executive co-chairman of the board of Fast Forward Innovations Limited (formerly known as Kuala Limited) (which is listed on the Alternative Investment Market ("AIM")).  He was: (i) a non-executive director of GCM Resources plc (an AIM-listed company), having resigned on 26 June 2013; (ii) a non-executive co-chairman of the board of Polo Resources Limited (an AIM-listed company, having voluntarily withdrawn its listing from the Bermuda Stock Exchange on 23 May 2014), having formerly been the joint executive chairman of its board and re-designated as a non-executive director on 2 July 2013 and having resigned on 17 October 2013; and (iii) the chief executive and an executive co-chairman of the board of West African Minerals Corporation (an AIM-listed company), having resigned on 17 July 2013.