Mr Tomsett was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Board in September 2018. He is a member of the Audit and Risk Committee and Safety and Sustainability Committee and Nominations Committee.
SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE
Mr Tomsett has extensive and deep gold mining and international business experience as both an executive and non-executive director of a broad range of mining companies listed on the Australian, Toronto, New York and London stock exchanges. His last executive role was as the President and Chief Executive Officer of global gold and copper company, Placer Dome Inc, where he worked for 20 years in project, operational and executive roles.
He has been the Chairman and Managing Director of Kidston Gold Mines Ltd and the Non-Executive Chairman of Equinox Minerals Ltd and Silver Standard Resources Inc. He has also held numerous other Board positions in mining, energy and construction companies and associations including as a Director of OZ Minerals Ltd, Acacia Mining plc, Talisman Energy Inc, North American Energy Partners Inc, Africo Resources Ltd, World Gold Council, Minerals Council of Australia, and International Council for Mining and Metals.
FORMER LISTED DIRECTORSHIPS (LAST 3 YEARS)
- Director of OZ Minerals Ltd (2017-2018)
- Director of Acacia Mining plc (2013-2017)
- Chairman of Silver Standard Resources Inc (now known as SSR Mining Inc) (Director 2006-2017, Chairman 2008-2017)