Independent Geological Consultant
Exploration geologist Amanda Scott, originally born and bred in New Zealand, graduated from Victoria University of Wellington with a BSc.Geology in 2003. In early 2004 Amanda arrived in Perth, Western Australia to begin a career in mineral exploration. Whilst in Western Australia, Amanda worked in both the Pilbara and Yilgarn Cratons exploring for gold, nickel, iron ore and manganese and is credited with the discovery of high grade iron ore at Jigalong in the East Pilbara. In 2011 Amanda moved to northern Sweden where she has continued to work in greenfields exploration in the Norrbotten and Västerbotten Districts of Sweden, the Swedish and Norwegian Caledonides and the Finnmark District of northern Norway exploring for gold, PGE's, nickel, copper, base metals and iron ore. Amanda is a Member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (MAusIMM).
PETER MCEWEN F.A.I.C.D, Member Royal Australian Chemical Institute
Fertiliser Industry Expert
Peter was both a director of the Fertiliser Industry Federation of Australia (1997 – 2010) and Chairman (2003 – 2007). Peter obtained a Bachelor of Science with First Class Honours in Chemistry from University of Western Australia, a Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Chemical) from WAIT (now Curtin) and is a Graduate of the AICD Company Directors Course. Peter is founder and Managing Director of private company Agri-Access Australia Pty Ltd (2012 – present), was Chairman and a director of AACL Holdings Ltd (2009 – 2012), Chief Executive Officer of Sumitomo Group company Summit Fertilizers (1992 - 2010) and Chairman & Managing Director of Summit Rural (WA) Pty Ltd (2005 – 2010). He held various management positions with Wesfarmers CSBP Ltd (1980 – 1992)