jump to content
Text size


David Quinlivan

Executive Chairman

David Quinlivan

Mr Quinlivan is a Mining Engineer and Principal of Borden Mining Services. Mr Quinlivan has over 35 years’ experience on projects throughout the world. He has significant mining and executive leadership experience with 11 years of service at WMC Resources Ltd, followed by a number of high-profile mining development positions. Since 1989, Mr Quinlivan has served as Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of Sons of Gwalia Ltd (during the corporate reconstruction of the company and post appointment of administrators), Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Mt. Gibson Mining Iron Ltd. Mr Quinlivan also served as President and CEO of Alacer Gold Corp from August 2012 to August 2013 and is currently Chairman of ASX listed Silverlake Resources Limited.

Mr Quinlivan is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia, Member of the Mining Industry Consultants Association and Member of the Institute of Arbitrators & Mediators Australia.


Nicholas Smith

Managing Director

Mr Smith has some 35 years’ experience in the international resource/resource development industry, including significant experience in project management of major international litigation and arbitration disputes. Mr Smith also has significant experience in mergers and acquisitions as well as project financing.


Mr Smith holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Western Australia and was admitted to practice as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 1975. His previous experience includes more than 10 years as Group General Counsel for Normandy Mining Limited which, prior to its merger with Newmont Mining Corporation, was Australia’s largest gold producer and had interests in a number of international projects enjoying the protection of bilateral investment treaties. Mr Smith has also served as a director of a number of ASX listed companies including Red 5 Limited, Mindax Limited and NiQuest Limited


Mr. Nikita Rossinsky

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Rossinsky commenced his banking career at Deutsche Bank AG in New York, subsequently holding corporate assignments at Deutsche Bank AG in Essen, Germany and, as Deputy General Manager, at Deutsche Bank AG in Jakarta, Indonesia. Relocating to Singapore in 2000, and until joining Lumen Capital Investors Pte Ltd as a co-founding Director at inception nearly four years ago, he spent the majority of his time developing the private wealth management business for Societe Generale as Managing Director, South East Asia.

A native of New York, Mr. Rossinsky holds a Masters Degree in International Affairs from Columbia University.  He has been living in Asia since 1995.


Ms. Fara Luwia

Non-Executive Director

Ms Luwia is a successful Indonesian businesswoman. As President Director and owner of PT. Lumbung Padi Indonesia, she leads one of the largest modern rice mills in Indonesia. Ms Luwia signed a joint venture agreement with Satake Corporation Japan, the biggest machineries manufacturer within the agriculture industry. She is positively impacting the world through her involvement in the production of rice, one of the world’s largest staple foods consumed.




Mr Hari Kiran Vadlamani

Non-Executive Director

Mr Hari Kiran Vadlamani is an investor based out of Singapore.  He was previously involved in building two companies in the Indian power sector.