Board & Management

Board & Management

Christine McGrath
Non-Executive Chair

BJuris: LLB. Monash University 
Ms. McGrath has over 30 years of experience as a commercial lawyer. She has held various senior executive management positions – including Company Secretary – in the retail and energy resources sectors.  Over a period of 10 years, she worked at KPMG Australia as senior corporate advisor to a wide range of entities, including listed companies. 

Zargos Hood

Mr. Hood brings 19 years of experience in business administration related to auditing, consulting and M&A. The last 10 years of experience within the mining sector included financial, accounting, commercial and logistics management over  base metals operations and fertilizer industry in Brazil.

Stephen Ross
Non-Executive Director

B.Sc. Geology, FFin, MAusIMM
Mr. Ross is a geologist and public company director that has been involved in the international minerals industry in technical, business development and corporate positions for over 25 years.

Fernando Tallarico
Technical Director

B.Sc. Geology, M.Sc.,Ph.D. and P.Geo.
Mr. Tallarico has over 25 years’ experience in minerals exploration in South America with Vale, Falconbridge/Noranda, BHP Billion and junior companies of the fertilizer sector. Experienced with grassroots discoveries. Has been instrumental in putting together Aguia’s portfolio of assets.

Jonathan Guinness
Non-Executive Director

B.Sc. (Geology), Post Grad Dip (Econ Geology), M.Sc (Mineral and Energy Economics), MAusIMM.
Mr. Guinness is a trained geologist with roles in mining and mineral trading companies in technical, financial and project management across a broad range of commodities.

Martin McConnell
Non-Executive Director

Bachelor of business (Finance and Accounting)
London Business School (Senior Executive Programme)
Head of Financial Risk, Assetinsure Pty Ltd.  Martin has over 35 years in Banking and Advisory services gaining initial experience in one of Australia’s trading banks before moving to sales management roles with several domestic and International banks. In 1995 he assisted with the establishment of Capital Finance (Bank of Scotland subsidiary) in Australia. 

David Shearwood
Executive Director

BE Mining (Hons), GAICD (Order of Merit), ASIA, PdHR.
David is a mining engineer (BE Mining Hons) with experience in underground copper/gold, underground coal and then as an explosives engineer with Dupont. He then spent over 30 years in the finance industry as an analyst, strategist and fund manager where he was frequently highly rated. 

Michael Duligal
Company Secretary

Bachelor of Science (UTS), Bachelor of Laws (UTS), Master of Applied Finance.
Michael has over 30 years’ experience in banking and financial markets services. After gaining early experience in open outcry markets such as the London Metal Exchange and the London Traded Options Market, Michael gained broad experience in debt and equity financing, business analysis, strategy, asset allocation and venture capital exposure.

Corporate Directory

Registered and Principal Office

Aguia Resources Ltd
Level 5
126 Phillip Street
Sydney NSW 2000 Australia

+61 2 9299 9690
+61 2 9299 9629

Share Registry

Link Market Services Limited
Level 12
680 George Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Locked Bag A14
Sydney South NSW 1235

1300 554 474 (toll free within Australia)
+61 2 8280 7111
+61 2 9287 0303

Stock Exchange Listing

Australian Securities Exchange
Exchange Centre
20 Bridge Street
Sydney NSW 2000

ASX Code

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Sydney, NSW 2000

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Aguia Resources Ltd
Level 5
126 Phillip Street
Sydney NSW 2000 Australia

+61 2 9299 9690
+61 2 9299 9629