Our People


We are dedicated professionals, able to do what it takes to maximise your revenue

Vic Mclaglen

Vic is a metallurgist with over 30 years’ experience in the mining industry, including 15 years of China experience.

Vic has 17 years of minesite operational experience, filling a variety of technical and management roles.

In 1997 Vic took up a sales and marketing role with Normandy Mining (later Newmont) where, as the General Manager Marketing he was responsible for marketing copper, lead, and zinc concentrates, and was responsible for the groups gold dore refining and associated services.

More recently, as COO for Leyshon Resources, he oversaw the development of a gold project in Heilongjiang China.

Dave Halley

Starting in 1991 as a project metallurgist at Australia’s then-largest gold mine, David held increasingly senior positions within Placer Dome, Barrick and BHP Billiton in both operational and commercial disciplines.

Whilst at BHP Billiton David was Base Metals Marketing Manager for Australia, responsible for the marketing and trading of copper, zinc and lead concentrates, copper cathode and gold and silver bullion within Australia. He also had global responsibility for the technical performance of the Base Metals Marketing area, with specific focus on weighing, assaying, and sampling.

David left BHP Billiton to join Glencore as Chief Operating Officer and then President & CEO for their majority-owned PASAR Corporation in the Philippines. PASAR, consistently one of the Philippines Top 10 companies, is a large and successful copper smelting and refining business.

Amongst his strengths, David has an excellent track record in the marketing and trading of copper concentrates and cathodes, lead & zinc concentrates, and gold dore. Skilled at building and developing high performing teams with a true understanding of business, he has been able to deliver results leading to successful, sustainable enterprises.

David completed a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry and geology in 1987.

Vic and David are supported by a team of experienced and dedicated industry professionals.

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