Directors & Management
JUSTIN VIRGIN - Executive Director
Mr Virgin has over eight years experience in the financial services industry with expertise in providing a wide range of financial services which includes capital raisings, providing general corporate advice, participating in the promotion of small-cap companies and other investment advice involved in M&A and valuation for sale of SMEs.
Mr Virgin’s background also includes 12 years experience in the running of a contracting business involved in Electrical fleet maintenance and Logistics on remote and isolated mine sites throughout Western Australia and Northern Territory. He also has experience in sales and financing of capital equipment.
Mr Virgin studied Marketing before completing a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Edith Cowan University. He also holds trade qualifications as an Automotive Electrician and qualifications in advance mobile hydraulic systems.
JOHNATHAN, LIM KENG HOCK - Director (Non Executive)
Mr. Lim is currently the Executive Director and Chairman of Catalist-listed Adventus Holdings Limited in Singapore.
Mr. Lim is an entrepreneur having founded Romar Positioning Equipment Pte Ltd in 1984. Since then, Mr Lim has grown Romar to a leading global heavy automation equipment manufacturer, principally in the energy, alternative energy, and oil & gas sector. Romar also has distribution facilities and associates in over 30 countries globally and was ranked 3rd place in the Singapore Enterprise E50 Awards in 2007. In 2008, Romar was acquired by a UK-based MNC and re-organised as Romar Positioning Equipment International Pte Ltd. Mr. Lim continued running the business until the end of 2009.
In addition to being an entrepreneur, Mr. Lim is also an avid investor, promoter and venture capitalist in various listed and unlisted companies in advanced materials, oil sands, heavy oil, electric cars and its allied industries and mineral business in both North and South America, Australia and North and SE Asia.
Mr. Lim brings to the Board a depth of knowledge and skills on account of his considerable business experience over the past 25 years.
PAUL DICKSON B.Econ - Chairman (Non Executive)
Mr Dickson is a director of Proserpine Capital Partners Pty Ltd, a Melbourne based Private Equity Firm, and a non-executive director of ASX listed Alligator Energy Ltd and unlisted Oil and Gas service provider Condor Energy Ltd. He has over twenty five years’ experience in the securities and finance industries. The majority of his career was spent at tier one firm Ord Minnett Ltd. In the past ten years he has been a corporate advisor providing a range of services including capital raising, with the majority of his time as principal and co-founder of Paradigm Capital.
Winton Willisee - Company Secretary