Classic Minerals is an exploration and development company transforming itself into a gold producer. It is focused on gold deposits in Western Australia’s famous Goldfields region at Forrestania and Kat Gap.
Dean Goodwin | CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mr Goodwin has over 30 years’ experience in Australia and overseas across all aspects of the industry including exploration, development and mining operations in the gold and advanced minerals sectors. Mr Goodwin’s previous experience includes acting as Head of Geology at Focus Minerals Limited, a six-year period as Managing Director at Barra Resources Ltd (2004 – 2010) and 2 years as Managing Director at Mt Ridley Mines Limited (2014 – 2016). Mr Goodwin also spent 6 years as an exploration geologist with Western Mining Corporation and was involved in discovering the Intrepid, Redoubtable and Santa Anna gold deposits at Lake Lefroy with WMC.
John Lester | NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Mr Lester started his career as a stockbroker with Joseph Sebag and Co in London. Later joining Jardine Fleming and Company – then Hong Kong’s biggest investment bank as chief dealer and became a Director of that company. He was Head of Corporate Finance at Pembroke Securities in Sydney and later moved to Indonesia where he founded a paging company and several satellite and internet companies as well as arranging the underwriting of Jakarta’s first publicly listed mining company.
Frederick Salkanovic | NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Mr Salkanovic has a long history of prospecting and mining in WA and throughout Australia. He has operated successful precious metals and gemstone mining operations and brings further hands-on experience to the Board as the company ramps up its exploration and development activities at FGP.