Board and Management
Bronwyn Barnes B.A, Grad Dip Bus, GAICD
Bronwyn has had an extensive career in the resources sector, having worked with companies ranging from Western Mining Corporation and BHP to emerging juniors in directorship, executive leadership, and operational roles in Australia and internationally. Bronwyn is currently Non-Executive Chair of Indiana Resources, (ASX: IDA), Non-Executive Director of Synergy (Electricity Generation and Retail Corporation), a Non-Executive Director of Scorpion Minerals Pty Ltd (ASX: SCN) and an Independent Director of Perth Racing. Bronwyn is also a member of the Executive Council of the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) and a Member of the Board of Management of the Foundation for St Mary’s Anglican Girls School.
Bob Adam BSc Hons, MAICD, MAusIMM
Bob is a senior executive with 40 years of experience in the resources industry. Bob has a proven record of achievement in project development, management and operational improvement. He has worked extensively in West Africa with a demonstrable record of success in multi-cultural and multi-lingual environments. Previous roles include 11 years leading an independent bauxite development company operating in Guinea, Managing Director of an international mining consultancy, and a senior management role with BHP Nickel West.
Bob has been involved in project developments in Guinea, Ghana, Mali, Zambia, Tanzania, Mauritania and Zimbabwe, principally in gold but also copper and iron ore.
David is an experienced executive and director, having been the Managing Director of Marmota Limited, Chairman of Lithex Resources Limited, and former President of Heathgate Resources Pty Ltd. He has held the position of managing director of a number of ASX listed and unlisted companies in various sectors and brings over 20 years of experience in the energy and resource industry. David is currently the Executive Chairman of Thomson Resources Ltd (ASX: TMZ) and the Executive Chairman of Patron Resources Ltd, from whom Indiana recently purchased two subsidiaries that hold substantial exploration ground in the Gawler Craton of South Australia.
Aida Tabakovic BBus Grad Dip Bus (Law)
Aida has over 11 years’ experience in the accounting profession. She holds a double degree in Accounting and Finance and a Postgraduate Degree in Business Law. Aida provides services to a number of ASX listed companies specialising in financial accounting and reporting and corporate compliance. Aida has also been involved in listing a number of junior exploration companies on the ASX.
Gary Ferris BSc Hons
General Manager – Exploration
Gary brings an extensive career in the resources sector, encompassing executive and senior leadership roles spanning exploration, project evaluation and acquisition, resource development, metallurgy and mining. As a geologist with over twenty-five years’ experience, Gary holds a master’s degree in Exploration Geoscience from the University of Tasmania and a Bachelor of Science Honours (Geology) from the University of Adelaide. Gary also spent fourteen years with the South Australian Geological Survey, many of which were focussed on the geology and mineral potential of the Gawler Craton.