Mr Craighead has over 40 years' experience in the exploration, mining and financial sectors. This includes eight years as Manager Geology with Elders Resources NZFP Ltd and five years as a resource analyst at Macquarie Bank. During his period with Elders, he was directly associated with exploration and development including Red Dome, Selwyn, Wafi-Golpu, Glendell, Narama and Kidston. He was a co-founder of Anchor Resources Ltd and its Managing Director during the sale of controlling interest in 2011. He is also a co-founder and executive director of Breakaway Investment Group.