QEM Limited (ASX:QEM) is focused on the exploration and development of the Julia Creek Vanadium and Oil Shale Project, a unique world class critical minerals resource, with the added potential to deliver and utilise innovative and sustainable energy solutions.

QEM’s Vanadium and Oil Resources will help build Australia’s sovereign capability:

– Vanadium to meet increasing global demand for Critical Minerals for safe, long-lasting, large-scale battery systems, while also playing a key role in decarbonising the steel and construction industry

– Fuel production to provide certainty to local industries (agriculture, mining, transport and defence)


  • Tim Wall, Chairman

    Mr Wall is a highly experienced company director and executive across energy, infrastructure, transport and resources sectors, with a strong leadership track record at multiple ASX100 companies. His impressive list of recent achievements includes driving a strategic shift in manufacturing while President of Global Manufacturing and Corporate HSE for Incitec Pivot. He also delivered highly successful operational outcomes while occupying senior managerial positions at Caltex Australia and BP Australia.

    Mr Wall currently serves as a Senior Advisor – Oil and Gas at management consultant dss+ and as a Director for energy consultant TJW Energy, with specific expertise in hydrogen and ammonia manufacturing, storage and transportation, and energy storage technologies.

    Mr Wall brings strong ESG credentials to the QEM Board, exemplified by his four-year board tenure on the not-for-profit National Association of Women in Operations.

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  • Gavin Loyden, Managing Director

    Gavin Loyden is the Founder and Managing Director of QEM Limited, having identified and acquired the significant dual commodity resource at Julia Creek. Mr Loyden is responsible for QEM’s early capitalisation, initial exploration program and project development. He has over a decade of experience in the mining industry.

    Prior to founding QEM, Mr Loyden assisted a range of companies from early stage development through to international stock market listings. He has extensive experience in the structuring of capital raising proposals for both private and public companies, executive selection, and Corporate Governance.  Mr Loyden is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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  • Daniel Harris, Non -Executive Director

    Mr Harris is an accomplished mining executive with 37+ years in all aspects of the resources sector and has held executive roles in companies located in Russia, South Africa, USA and Australia.

    Graduating from the University of Nevada with a Bachelor of Science and Chemical Engineering, he has developed a specialisation in vanadium. He currently holds directorships of Australian Vanadium Limited (ASX: AVL), BlackRock Metals Inc. (Canada), Atlas Iron (ASX: AGO), also served as former CEO & COO positions with Atlantic (ASX: ATI).

    Mr Harris brings a wealth of resources experience to QEM and is an invaluable asset to the Company in the exploration and development of its Julia Creek project.

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