Derek Fisher

Dr Fisher has been instrumental in the development of mines and processing facilities in Australia, Mongolia, and Armenia, and project assessment and exploration on all continents. He began his career with the NSW Geological Survey as a trainee geologist in 1966 and following graduation from the University of New England, Armidale NSW, he moved into the mineral exploration and mining industry working with Inco in Australia, the Solomon Islands and Canada. During the 1970’s he undertook doctoral studies at the University of Toronto, Canada, gaining his PhD in 1979. In the 1980’s and 1990’s he was a founder or co-founder of a number of companies listed on both the ASX and TSX. Dr Fisher is an honorary life member of the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) having spent 13 years’ on the council of AMEC, 4 years’ as President.
Bio last updated 18 May 2019

Article Timeline

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Non-Executive Director (Non-Executive Chair 2014-2017)
Indiana Resources
Indiana Resources
2014 - 2018417
Non-Executive Director
Hammer Metals
Hammer Metals
- 2013239
Non-Executive Director
Indo Mines
Indo Mines
2010 - 2012
Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Young Australian Mines
Young Australian Mines
2003 - 2012
Co-Founder, Director
Anvil Mining
1995 - 2000

Directors Interests

CompanyDateTransaction typeNumber of sharesPrice per shareTransaction valueNature of change
Indiana Resources21 Apr 2016Issued9,166,666$0.01$110,000Placement
Indiana Resources09 Jul 2015Bought450,369OtherConversion of securities
Indiana Resources09 Jul 2015Other450,369OtherConversion of securities: o- Performance rights
Indiana Resources26 Nov 2014Issued450,369OtherIssue of securities: 450,369 - Performance rights
Source: Morningstar

Equity Capital Markets Deals

DateCompanyTransaction TypeTotal Value
19/12/14Indiana ResourcesEntitlement offer + placement$1.9m>>

Mergers & Acquisitions Deals

AnnouncedBidderTargetTransaction TypeTotal Value
21/12/15Graphex MiningIndiana ResourcesAsset acquisition$11.0m>>
16/12/14Fig Tree Resources Fund IIIndiana ResourcesAsset acquisition$8.0m>>
10/09/14Cu-River MiningIndiana ResourcesAsset acquisition$3.7m>>

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