Paul Johnson holds a degree in Management Science from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and is a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Loss Adjuster and Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute. Paul is the Chief Executive Officer of Value Generation Limited a family investment and advisory company focused on the natural resource and related fintech sectors.
Paul Johnson is an experienced public company director and has previously been Chief Executive Officer of Metal Tiger plc (AIM), Metal NRG plc (NEX) and China Africa Resources plc (AIM). He has been Chairman of ECR Minerals plc (AIM) and Non-Executive Director of Greatland Gold plc (AIM), Papua Mining plc (AIM) and Thor Mining plc (AIM).
Andrew Bell began his career as a natural resources analyst at Morgan Grenfell & Co. in the 1970s. His business experience encompasses periods in fund management and advisory work at leading financial institutions, international corporate finance work and private equity. Andrew Bell's listed company directorships are Red Rock Resources plc (AIM), Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Jupiter Mines Ltd (ASX), Non-Executive Director. Andrew Bell is also a former Director various resource sector companies including Star Striker Ltd (now Intiger Group Ltd) (ASX), and a former Non-Executive Chairman of Greatland Gold plc (AIM).
Andrew Bell has considerable sector experience, and his relevant skills also include financial, business and legal analysis, knowledge of Africa and Asia, as well as experience of public markets.
Scott is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He began his career at Coopers & Lybrand (later PricewaterhouseCoopers) in the banking and capital markets division, he later became a partner in the corporate broking/finance division of Oriel Securities Limited covering a range of sectors.
Since leaving Oriel Securities Limited, Scott has held a number of directorships of AIM-quoted companies operating within the natural resources sector.
Ed started his career 25 years ago at Citibank having studied Chemistry at the University of Bristol. He went on to work at UBS Warburg and Van Der Moolen before setting up Newpeak Capital LLP in 2007, where he is currently still a partner. He has previous experience in Stock Options market making, risk arbitrage and special situations trading.
For the last five years Ed has been working alongside the Corporate Broking departments at SI Capital and First Equity raising capital for smaller companies, with a particular focus on the junior resources space.