Gregory Steemson is a graduate of the University of Queensland and University of Utah. He is a qualified geologist and geophysicist, and has 40 years of experience over a wide range of geographies and commodities including gold, base metals, iron ore, diamonds, coal, mineral sands,phosphate, uranium and rare earth elements. Mr Steemson operated in many different jurisdictions throughout the world and at most levels of the mineral industry from green-fields exploration to resource and project development through to mining. Mr Steemson was a founding director of Sandfire Resources and Allied Gold. He was a director of Allied Gold, Carbine Resources, Mineral Commodities and Nord Pacific.