Ryan Gurner was appointed chief financial officer of Northern Star Resources in September 2018, and had been the company’s general manager of finance since January 2015. Mr Gurner is a Chartered Accountant with extensive financial and commercial experience spanning over 15 years across Australia, Asia and Europe. Prior to joining Northern Star Resources, he was the chief financial officer and company secretary of ASX- & TSX-listed RTG Mining. He had also performed senior financial roles at Sakari Resources, a SGX-listed top 50 company, ASX-listed Mincor Resources, and was manager at PwC's offices in Perth and London. Mr Gurner holds a Bachelor of Science with Honours, a Bachelor of Commerce, and sits on the Chamber of Minerals & Energy in WA’s Economics & Tax Committee.