Alasdair Cooke

Executive Chairman, BSc (Hons), MAIG

Mr Cooke has more than 27 years’ experience in the resource exploration and mining industry throughout Australia and internationally, initially as part of BHP Minerals Business Development Group and with the last fourteen years managing public resource companies as part of the Mitchell River Group.

Mr Cooke is a founding partner of the Mitchell River Group, a private resource investment partnership, which over the past fifteen years has established a number of successful mining operations and resources companies, including African Energy Resources Ltd, Exco Resources Ltd, Albidon Ltd, Sally Malay Mining Ltd (now Panoramic Resources Ltd) and Mirabela Nickel Ltd.

Mr Cooke holds a first-class honours degree in Geology and a bachelor’s degree in Science and is currently Chairman of Aurora Uranium Limited, Energy Ventures Ltd, African Energy Resources Ltd and a Director of Anova Metals Ltd.



Bill Fry

Executive Director

Mr Fry has more than 20 years corporate experience across various industries including energy, mining, technology and renewables.  He has vast experience in project evaluation and development, project funding, management, finance and operations. Over the past 15 years, Mr Fry has been a Director of several private and public companies with activities ranging from funds management, minerals exploration, mining and quarrying.

Mr Fry is currently a Director of Energy Ventures Limited, African Energy Resources Ltd, Anova Metals Limited and Mitchell River Group.



Steven Jackson

Non-Executive Director, BEc, CPA

Mr Jackson is a member of CPA Australia who graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2008 with a Bachelor of Economics having majored in International Business Economics and Money and Banking.