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Directors & Management

William Hayden
Non-Executive Chairman


 Mr Hayden is a geologist with over 37 years experience in the mineral exploration industry, much of which has been in Africa and the Asia-Pacific region. Mr Hayden was a co-founder and past President of Ivanhoe Mines Limited (formerly Ivanplats), a Canadian company which has assembled extensive mineral holdings in South Africa, Gabon, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Since 1986, Mr Hayden has worked in a management capacity with several exploration and mining companies both in Australia and overseas.  Mr Hayden served as former President of Ivanhoe Philippines, Inc (an Ivanhoe Mines wholly owned subsidiary), and President of GoviEx Uranium Inc.  He is currently a director of TSX: Ivanhoe Mines Limited, TSX: NovaCopper Inc., ASX: Globe Metals & Mining Ltd., Sky Alliance Resources and Asia Pacific Mining Limited 


Miguel Palomino

Managing Director

Mr Palomino studied engineering at the University of California San Diego and received additional engineering training at Hewlett Packard. Previously, Mr Palomino has worked for HP, Denso and Magellan with extensive experience in manufacturing, quality, logistics and supply chain management. Mr Palomino is an experienced veteran entrepreneur with more than 15 years of executive management experience. Both domestically and internationally, he has demonstrated outstanding stewardship of the companies and business divisions that he has led, posting increases in sales, reduction in costs and consistent earnings. Global Plus Holdings Ltd was founded as Andaluz Inc in Delaware in 2010, and following an acquisition in 2013 was re-branded as GPHL. As CEO, Mr Palomino leads a management team  of industry leaders in the fields of metal processing and refining, operations & logistics, finance and business management.


Andrew Johnstone
Non-Executive Director

Mr Johnstone is a qualified geologist/geophysicist is the former Managing Director of ASX listed Central Australian Phosphate Limited taken over by Rum Jungle Resources Limited in 2013.  Mr Johnstone has held senior management positions in a number of ASX listed companies including Discovery Metals and Gulf Industrials and was founding director of Alligator Energy.  During the 1990's, Mr Johnstone worked for BHP both in Australia and internationally.  He brings to Condoto over 20 years’ experience working in exploration, resource development and mining. Mr Johnstone has a B.Sc. (Hon) Economic Geology and Geophysics from the University of Tasmania and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia.  He is a member of the Australian Institute of Geologists (MAIG) and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FFin).

Jay Stephenson
Company Secretary

Mr Stephenson has been involved in business development for over 20 years including approximately 16 years as director, chief financial officer, and company secretary for various listed and unlisted companies. He is currently Chairman of Yonder and Beyond Group Limited and a director of Drake Resources, Doray Minerals, Nickelore, Parmelia Resources Limited and Strategic Minerals Corporation. He is also company secretary for a number of ASX Listed companies.