Board of Directors
David McDonald has 20 years’ experience in property, commercial and business law, with particular emphasis on property and land development, contract drafting and advising on contractual issues. Prior to starting a business with a trading name David McDonald Legal in 2013, he had worked for McDonald Pynt Lawyers in Fremantle since 2003, leaving as Managing Director in 2012. During that time the firm grew to be one of the largest legal practice in Fremantle and, was in 2008, acquired by a subsidiary of the Count Financial Limited listed on the ASX. Prior to commencing at McDonald Pynt Lawyers, David McDonald worked for a national Australian law firm and a boutique Perth litigation practice.
David McDonald Legal acts for ASX listed companies with extensive property holdings and franchisors with a large number of sites as well as mining companies and other commercial property owners. He was involved in advising on a wide range of retail and industrial land developmental issues throughout Western Australia.
David McDonald is a director of the Fremantle Foundation Ltd, which advises upon and helps to facilitate personal philanthropy in Western Australia. He is also a board member of the Fremantle Chamber of Commerce which is the oldest chamber of commerce in Western Australia.
David McDonald is currently based in Perth, Western Australia.
Executive Director / CEO
Mr. Pierre Fourie has an extensive career of over 20 years as a mining engineer in the area of resource/reserve estimation, mineral economics, mine construction and operations and is currently engaged to the role of CEO for Rock Forage Consulting Services. In addition to his career experience, Mr Pierre has a Bachelor of Accountancy Science and a B. Eng. in mining and is also a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (“AusIMM”) and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (“CIM”).
Executive Director - New Business Development
Adimas Prawiro graduated with BSc. (Mining) from Western Australia School of Mines at Curtin University.
Adimas served as a Director of Clayhill Capital Consultants Pty Ltd from April 2016 to June 2017. 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.
Adimas currently resides in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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.