Strike Resources is an ASX listed resource company developing significant iron ore and battery minerals related projects in Australia and South America.
Farooq Khan, Chairman and Director
Mr Khan is a qualified lawyer, having previously practised principally in the field of corporate law. Mr Khan is a previous Director of Strike Resources (1999-2011) and has extensive experience in the securities industry, capital markets and the executive management of ASX listed companies. Mr Khan has guided the establishment and growth of a number of public listed companies in the investment, mining and financial services sectors. He has considerable experience in the fields of capital raisings, mergers and acquisitions and investments.
In particular, Mr Khan founded and concluded a number of successful Initial Public Offers in Australia in the technology and mining sectors. He has also guided the establishment and growth of a number of public listed companies in the investment and financial services sectors.
Mr Khan is Executive Chairman and Managing Director of Queste Communications Ltd (QUE) and also Executive Chairman of both Orion Equities Limited (OEQ) and Bentley Capital Limited (BEL).
William Johnson, Managing Director
Mr Johnson holds a Masters degree in Engineering Science from Oxford University, England and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand. Mr Johnson began his career in resource exploration and has since held senior management and executive roles in a number of public companies in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Mr Johnson has acted as an executive and non-executive director of a number of ASX listed resource exploration and development companies and brings a considerable depth of experience in business strategy, investment analysis, finance and execution.
Victor Ho, Director and Company Secretary
Mr Ho has been in company secretarial/executive role with a number of public listed companies since early 2000. Previously, Mr Ho had 9 years experience in the taxation profession with the Australian Tax Office and in a specialist tax law firm. Mr Ho has been actively involved in the structuring and execution of a number of corporate transactions, capital raising management matters and has extensive experience in public company administration, corporations law and stock exchange compliance and shareholders relations.
Malcolm Richmond, Non-Executive Director
Mr Richmond has 30+ years’ experience in the resources industry with the Rio Tinto and CRA Groups where he held a number of positions including: Vice President, Strategy and Acquisitions; Managing Director, Research and Technology; Managing Director, Development (Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd) and Director of Hismelt Corporation Pty Ltd. He was formerly Deputy Chairman of the Australian Mineral Industries Research Association and Vice President of the WA Chamber of Minerals and Energy. Mr Richmond has also served as a Member on the Boards of a number of public and governmental bodies and other public listed companies. He is a qualified metallurgist and economist with extensive senior executive and Board experience in the resource and technology industries both in Australia and internationally. His special interests include corporate strategy and the development of markets for internationally traded minerals and metals – particularly in Asia.
Matthew Hammond, Non-Executive Director
Mr Hammond is the Group Managing Director of Mail.ru, one of the largest European internet businesses. Prior to that he was Group Strategist at Metalloinvest Holdings, where he had responsibility for part of the non-core asset portfolio. Prior to joining Metalloinvest, Mr Hammond was a director at Credit Suisse, where he worked for 12 years as an investment analyst. During his time with Credit Suisse, Mr Hammond was ranked number 1 eight times in the Extell, Institutional Investor and Reuters analyst surveys.