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Board of Directors

Board of Directors & Executives

 

Peter North – Acting Chair and Non-Executive Director

Bsc (Min Eng, Wits University); MBA (Wits Business School)

Peter was appointed as a Director of the Company on 30 July 2021.

Peter co-founded Safika Resources (Pty) Limited, a substantial shareholder of Jupiter. He led negotiations with Samancor that culminated in a shareholding in Hotazel Manganese Mines and the formation of the joint venture with Pallinghurst Resources which established the Tshipi mine.

Peter has 16 years corporate finance experience with Rand Merchant Bank and QuestCo in South Africa.

Yeongjin Heo - Non-Executive Director

B.A Law (Seoul National University); MBA (University of Leeds)

Member of Audit Committee

Mr Heo was appointed as a Director of the Company on 4 February 2019.

Mr Heo is the President of POSCO Australia Pty Ltd, a significant shareholder of the Company.

After joining POSCO in 1995, Mr Heo worked across the strategic planning and raw materials areas. Mr Heo brings significant experience in the resource industry to Jupiter. 

 

Hans Mende - Non-Executive Director

Hans was appointed as a Director of the Company on 9 October 2019.

Hans is Executive Chairman of the AMCI Group, which he co-founded in 1986. AMCI is a substantial shareholder of Jupiter.

Hans has considerable experience in the global steel and coal industries, and within Australia and South Africa. He has served on the board of many resources companies, and was a founder and former non-executive director of Whitehaven Coal.

Scott Winter – Independent Non-Executive Director and Acting Chief Executive Officer

B.Eng (Honours, Mining)l GradDip. Applied Finance and Investment (Securities Institute Australia); MBA (Melbourne Business School)

Scott was appointed Director of the Company on 30 July 2021.

Scott led the aggregation of Australian and African business units and the formation of the Global Surface contract mining business with over 40 projects for Perenti, the successful turnaround of the African business unit and growth of the Australian business unit.

Previous to Perenti, Scott was Chief Operating Officer at Mineral Resources Ltd supporting the selldown and subsequent integration of its Wodgina lithium mine with Albermarle.

Brian Beem - Non-Executive Director (alternate to Hans Mende)

Mr Beem was appointed as an alternate to Hans Mende on 9 October 2019.

Mr Beem is the Managing Director of the AMCI Group and manages the majority of the portfolio of their private equity investments. Mr Beem has led numerous investments in AMCI portfolio companies and serves on several of their boards. 

 

Melissa North – Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary

B.Com; Chartered Accountant

Ms Melissa North joined Jupiter Mines in May 2012 as Group Financial Controller and was subsequently appointed CFO and Company Secretary on 15 November 2012. 

Prior to joining Jupiter, Ms North held various roles in finance management and business advisory  services over almost a decade, including Group Financial Controller positions within the Chime  Communications Group (London) and other large media agencies in the United Kingdom. Ms North qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2004 after extensive work experience at Grant Thornton Perth (now Crowe Horwath). Over her time with Jupiter, Ms North has played a critical role in the development of Jupiter, culminating in its ASX listing in April 2018 and in its subsequent evolution into a successful ASX300 company.

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