Michael Hunt

Michael Hunt is a highly experienced and well Perth based lawyer. He is founder of Hunt & Humphry, a specialist project law firm practising in all aspects of resource development. Michael has worked in mining and petroleum law in Perth for over 40 years. He has extensive experience consulting for the mineral exploration, mining and petroleum industries to both government and non-government clients, nationally and internationally. Michael Hunt has maintained a role in the mining corporate world by participating over 30 years as a director of ASX listed junior exploration and mining companies. As well as his involvement with Red Back Mining, he has been Chairman of Geographe Resources Ltd when it participated in the successful Chalice Gold Mine, Chairman of Comdek Ltd (subsequently Resource Generation Ltd) an ASX listed company with significant coal resources in South Africa and is currently Chairman of ASX listed A1 Minerals Ltd which operates a small gold mine near Laverton in Western Australia.
Bio last updated 25 May 2019

Article Timeline

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Non-Executive Chairman
Azimuth Resources
Azimuth Resources
2011 - 2013
Stone Resources Australia
Stone Resources Australia
2003 - 2012222

Directors Interests

CompanyDateTransaction typeNumber of sharesPrice per shareTransaction valueNature of change
Azimuth Resources19 Nov 2012Bought200,000$0.30$59,660On-market trade
Azimuth Resources04 Apr 2012Bought55,000$0.65$35,750On-market trade
Source: Morningstar

Equity Capital Markets Deals

DateCompanyTransaction TypeTotal Value
02/02/12Azimuth ResourcesPlacement$19.4m>>
27/09/12Azimuth ResourcesPlacement$6.0m>>

Mergers & Acquisitions Deals

AnnouncedBidderTargetTransaction TypeTotal Value
28/03/13Troy ResourcesAzimuth ResourcesTakeover$188.0m>>

Total Shareholder Return as at 30/04/19

1 year TSR5 year TSR
213thVenus Metals Corporation8%10%
572ndEcho Resources-44%4%
622ndStone Resources Australia-50%-8%
680thBlackEarth Minerals-59%
729 WA (and selected non WA) listed companies ranked by 1 year TSR relative to other companies with similar revenue
Source: Morningstar

Share Transactions

$5k Bought
$4k Bought
$95k Bought
Total value as at the date of the transaction
Source: Morningstar


222nd↑Stone Resources Australia$152k
249th↓Jacka Resources$85k
251st↑BlackEarth Minerals$80k
253rd↓Echo Resources$79k
254th↓Venus Metals Corporation$78k
486 listed resources companies ranked by revenue.
Source: Morningstar

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