Barton Gold (ASX:BGD) is the leading ASX listed South Australian gold developer with a ~1.1Moz Au JORC (2012) Mineral Resources endowment (28.74Mt @ 1.2 g/t Au), a pipeline of advanced exploration projects and brownfield mines, and 100% ownership of the only gold mill in South Australia’s central Gawler Craton.
Barton is well funded with $10.8m cash (at 31 Mar 2022) and is aggressively expanding the footprints of its Tarcoola and Tunkillia Gold Projects, following a 66% increase in mineralised strike during late 2021. With +20,000 metres of drilling underway for 2022 the Company is advancing rapidly toward scoping large-scale long-term development options, as well as near- and medium-term revenue options providing investors a unique proposition amongst ASX explorer-developers.
Kenneth Williams | Non-Executive Chairman
Ken has more than 30 years’ corporate experience and over 20 years’ experience as a resource exploration company Director, including 9 years as Director and Chair of AWE Limited (ASX:AWE). From 1999 to 2003 Ken was the Group Treasurer, then CFO, and then Group Finance Executive for Normandy Mining (subsequently Newmont Australia). He is currently Chair of Statewide Super, a non-executive director of Archer Materials Ltd (ASX:AXE) and a member of Council of the University of Adelaide.
Ken is a graduate of the University of Western Australia (BSc Economics Honours) and Macquarie University (MApplFin), is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), and is a member of the Council of the University of Adelaide.
Alexander Scanlon | Managing Director & CEO
Alex is the founder of Barton Gold and a financial economist with more than 15 years’ experience in financial analysis, consulting, structured finance and mining advisory, investment and management. He was previously Managing Director of PARQ Capital Management and a Director with Lusona Capital where he focused on corporate advisory and principal investments in the natural resources sector.
Alex is a graduate of Santa Clara University (BSc Finance Honours & BSc Economics Honours), the University of Oxford (MSc Financial Economics) and the University of Cambridge (MPhil Management).
Nicholas Byrne | Chief Financial Officer
Nicholas is a Certified Practising Accountant with ~30 years’ experience working in the Australian resources and engineering sectors. He has extensive experience in South Australia, including ~20 years with leading companies such as BHP, Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR), Monadelphous, and as CFO and Company Secretary of Heathgate Resources, a subsidiary of global energy and defence firm General Atomics, which owns and operates South Australia’s Four Mile and Beverley uranium projects.
Nicholas is a Certified Practising Accountant and a graduate of Edith Cowan University (Bachelor of Business).