Stephen Mann is a geologist with over 35 years' industry experience in mineral exploration and development. Graduated from Adelaide University with Honours, he has since worked for Utah Development Group, BHP Minerals and Newcrest. Mr Mann was subsequently employed by Cogema Australia (AREVA NC) as exploration manager, then as managing director of its Australian subsidiaries devoted to gold and uranium exploration and gold mining. He was appointed managing director of Lion One Metals in December 2013, having been appointed to the board of directors in October 2012. Mr Mann holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology (with honors) from the University of Adelaide, South Australia in 1981.