Dedicated, ethical, and focussed on results.
Michael was a founder of a leading energy consultancy, is a serial entrepreneur, and in 2009, partly as a result of a life long hobby and fascination with Australian gemstones, founded Mt Rosey Mining Company to acquire and develop the Lava Plains mineral province.
Uwe is a career lawyer, Fellow of FINSIA, investor in and Director of, many start-up companies, Chairman of ASX listed Xtek Limited.
Dr Brian Senior commenced his professional career with the Commonwealth Government, Bureau of Mineral Resources in reconnaissance and semi-detailed geological mapping with extensive field experience in Queensland, Northern Territory and South Australia.
With a background in systems engineering, Owen is responsible for the design, and implementation of all computer related technologies, and systems used by the company.
Chairman of the Board
Sylvia is a materials scientist, investor in and Director of many start-up companies, has founded and taken 2 companies to ASX listing and held government advisory positions in the start-up, renewable energy and manufacturing sectors.
Shane has more than 30 years’ experience in construction and project management in far north Queensland, brings a wide range of proprietary systems for site and staff management to ensure compliance with all certificate, OH&S and security requirements.
Paul D. Kelly
B.Agric. Sc M.Agric Sc. Ph. D (Econ)
Following a career as as an economist working on major government projects, Paul joined the Commonwealth Superannuation Fund (later Commonwealth Funds Management Ltd – CFM) where he was a founder member of CFM’s Alternative Investment Group which established its first infrastructure and venture capital investments in Australia and US. He then established a consultancy which provides corporate services including company secretarial activities.
With a strong background in project management, and energy efficiency, Penny handles the day to day running of the Lava Blue main office.