Board of Directors – GSResources
Executive Chairman / CEO
Pierre Fourie has an extensive career of over 27 years as a Mining Engineer and Chief Executive Officer in the areas of Mining, Mining IT and Corporate Development. His specific skills include business development; business optimisation and strategy; people management and development; mineral economics; mine optimisation, construction and operation; programming; IT infrastructure; resource/reserve estimation and financial modelling. Pierre worked for Anglo American as Mining Engineer and then started an Engineering Consulting Company which he expanded from Johannesburg South Africa to London UK, Perth Australia, Vancouver Canada and Santiago Chile. After selling his consulting company he acted as CEO of engineering firm DRA Americas and then Head of Mining for Namakwa Diamonds. Pierre is currently engaged to the role of CEO of Golden Saint Technologies Ltd and CEO of GSResources Pty Ltd. In addition to his career experience, Pierre holds BEng(mining) and BCom degrees. Pierre is a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM).
Mr Goh holds a Bachelor of Science degree and an MBA in International Business from the University of San Francisco. Mr Goh has more than 25 years’ experience in corporate real estate sales and investment, office leasing, operations management, and finance and development; and has held executive positions on the boards of a number of international companies. Mr Goh is currently the chairman of Zachary Assets (BVI) Limited, as well as an executive director of ITCARE Shanghai Limited (a company listed on the Beijing Stock Exchange).
Adimas Prawiro graduated with BSc. (Mining) from Western Australia School of Mines at Curtin University. He has previously worked as Project Manager for Golden Saint Resources from its inception in 2010 through IPO. He has been involved in mining operations in many roles from on-ground personnel to management. Adimas specialises in diamond mining production at different scales from artisanal through mechanised digger to large-scale earthmoving in both terrestrial and marine settings and has worked on a variety of economic alluvial diamond deposits most notably in Sierra Leone. Adimas led exploration teams that have extended successfully the life of mature and marginal alluvial diamond mines by applying rigorous geological knowledge to understanding better diamond placer formation in Africa.
Senior Management – GSResources
Director (GSR Africa) & Country Manager
Timothy Bangura is based in Sierra Leone and, to date, has had primary responsibility for obtaining GSR Africa’s Exploration Licences. He is also responsible for ensuring that GSR Africa complies with its obligations under the Exploration Licences obtained. Timothy Bangura has many years of experience with artisanal/small scale precious minerals and he currently holds 10 per cent of the issued share capital of GSR Africa and is also a director of GSR Africa.
Timothy is currently based in Sierra Leone.
Alimamy Rassin Wurie
Senior Mining Consultant
Alimamy Rassin Wurie has more than 30 years of extensive working experience with Sierra Leone Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources. Prior to working with Golden Saint Resources, Alimamy worked as Director of Mines for Sierra Leone Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources. In addition, he holds a membership of the Minerals Advisory Board in Sierra Leone which advises the Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources.
Alimamy Rassin Wurie is currently based in Sierra Leone.
Hassan Kargbo holds BSc Hons in Geology and has more than 9 years of technical experience in minerals exploration, mine development, mining geology, mine management, mine dewatering, environmental management and business development at both junior and senior level. Hassan has extensive experience working in West Africa terrains and has great understanding of the regional diversity and culture. Prior to working with Golden Saint Resources, Hassan held a number of positions as senior exploration geologist and project manager responsible in managing and overseeing geological activities involving minerals such as diamonds, bauxite, iron ore and gold.
Hassan Kargbo is currently based in Sierra Leone.