Bryah Resources Ltd (ASX: BYH) is focused on exploration for high-grade gold, copper, lithium, nickel and manganese in Western Australia. Bryah’s gold portfolio includes the near-term production asset Tumblegum South with a Mineral Resource completed and Mining Lease granted. Further high-quality prospects are located in the Gabanintha gold region and in the Bryah Basin, near historic and existing copper-gold projects such as De Grussa, Fortnum and Horseshoe Lights. Meanwhile, BYH’s early-stage Lake Johnston lithium-nickel project, just 10km east of Wesfarmers/SQM’s Mt Holland lithium project, comprises eight exploration licence applications spanning 690sqkm.
As of March 2022, Bryah holds a 49% stake in a manganese joint venture with OM Manganese, a subsidiary of manganese producer OM Holdings. OM has overall JV management control, with Bryah personnel and resources used to plan and complete all programs.
Ashley Jones | Chief Executive Officer
Mr Jones has been responsible for the technical direction of Bryah Resources Limited since 2019.
A geologist with over 20 years of experience in exploration, mine geology and management in Australia and Africa, Mr Jones brings significant project development expertise in feasibility level projects with a particular focus on resources and mine development, including manganese, gold and uranium. He was based in Africa for over 11 years, exploring a range of commodities for ASX, AIM and TSX listed public companies. Mr Jones graduated with a B.Sc. Hons in Geology from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. He has a Master of Applied Finance from Kaplan University, Australia and an MBA with Distinction from Imperial College London, UK. He is a Member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) and Member of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA).
Mr Jones is a Non-Executive Director of ASX-listed Star Minerals Ltd.
Mr Jones does not expect that his other directorship will impact his ability to act as a Director of the Company.