Peter Batten

Peter Batten has 35 years of experience in the resources industry as a geologist, mine manager and consultant. His corporate experience includes time as managing director of Bannerman Resources, taking it from an early stage exploration company through to feasibility study and listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange. He also listed Berkeley Resources on the ASX before taking the company to China and in 2010, guided White Canyon Uranium through initial production in Utah, USA and completing the company’s listing on the TSX-V. Mr Batten has worked on nickel, gold, graphite, uranium and iron ore focussed projects. He has also worked in projects across Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Guinea, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Myanmar, Namibia, New Zealand, South Africa, Sweden, USA and Zimbabwe. Mr Batten is a Member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Geological Society of Australia. He is a graduate of Curtin University and holds a Bachelor of Applied Science majoring in Geology.
Bio last updated 04 Dec 2019

Article Timeline

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Technical Director (since 2018)
2016 - 201968
Executive Chairman
De Grey Mining
De Grey Mining
2012 - 2015107
Non-Executive Director
Walkabout Resources
Walkabout Resources
2011 - 2015296
Non-Executive Director
Walkabout Resources
Walkabout Resources
2011 - 2015296
Managing Director
White Canyon Uranium
2009 - 2010
Managing Director
Bannerman Resources
Bannerman Resources
2006 - 2008377

Directors Interests

CompanyDateTransaction typeNumber of sharesPrice per shareTransaction valueNature of change
De Grey Mining25 Nov 2014Issued20,000,000OtherIssue of options
De Grey Mining16 May 2013Bought7,190,446$0.01$57,524Rights issue
De Grey Mining12 Sep 2012Bought7,142,858$0.02$150,000OtherPlacement
De Grey Mining09 Aug 2012Bought250,000$0.02$3,818On-market trade
De Grey Mining02 Aug 2012Bought500,000$0.02$8,000On-market trade
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Equity Capital Markets Deals

DateCompanyTransaction TypeTotal Value
02/07/13De Grey MiningPlacement$2.3m>>

Mergers & Acquisitions Deals

AnnouncedBidderTargetTransaction TypeTotal Value
24/09/12Polymetals MiningDe Grey MiningAsset acquisition$1.8m>>

Total Shareholder Return as at 31/01/20

1 year TSR5 year TSR
thTarget Energy0%-70%
376thGalena Mining0%
382ndCrater Gold Mining0%-8%
731stDe Grey Mining-53%-32%
677 WA (and selected non WA) listed companies ranked by 1 year TSR relative to other companies with similar revenue
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Share Transactions

$0 Issued
$58k Bought
$150k Bought
Total value as at the date of the transaction
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107th↑De Grey Mining$1.2m
108th↑Galena Mining$1.2m
110th-Crater Gold Mining$328k
111th↓Target Energy$1.1m
484 listed resources companies ranked by revenue.
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