Non-Executive Director and nominee Director of Resource Capital Funds
BE Chem Hons 1, MBA
Mr Wheatley was appointed a non-executive director and is an experienced resources company CEO/ MD, Non-Executive Director and Chairman with a career spanning 40 years in mining and related industries. He has extensive executive and non-executive corporate experience across a number of jurisdictions with companies ranging in market caps from $5 million to $7 billion. Mr Wheatley has created significant shareholder value through leadership of numerous acquisitions, mergers, joint ventures and change of control transactions. He is currently a non-executive director of Peninsula Energy Limited. Former board roles have included Chairman of Xanadu Mines Ltd, Gold One International Ltd, Norton Gold Fields Ltd, and non-executive directorships of Uranium One Inc, Uranium Resources Inc and St Barbara Ltd.
Mr Wheatley executive roles have included MD/ CEO of BMA Gold Limited, Chairman/ CEO of Southern Cross Resources Inc, General Manager Corporate Development Goldfields/ AurionGold Ltd, and SVP at BT Australia. Mr Wheatley started his career as a graduate trainee at BHP and progressed over 17 years through various engineering and corporate roles including experience at Port Kembla and Whyalla steelworks.