Who We Are
Andrew Suckling, Non-Executive Chairman – Age 51
Andrew has over 25 years’ experience in the commodity industry. He began in 1994 as a trader on the London Metal Exchange, and subsequently became a founding partner, research analyst and trader with the multi billion fund management group Ospraie. Andrew is a graduate of Brasenose College, Oxford University earning a BA (Hons) in Modern History in 1993 and an MA in Modern History in 2000
Kiran Morzaria, Director & Chief Executive Officer – Age 48
Kiran holds a B.Eng. from the Camborne School of Mines and an MBA (Finance). He has over 20 years’ experience in the mineral resource industry working in both operational and management roles. The first four years of his career were spent in exploration, mining and civil engineering, after which he was involved in the acquisition, recommissioning and eventual sale of the Vatukoula Gold Mine. Kiran was appointed a director of Cadence in 2015, is a Non-Exec Director of European Metals Holdings and Finance Director of UK Oil & Gas Plc.
Donald Strang, Finance Director & Company Secretary – Age 54
Donald is a member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants and has been in business over 20 years, holding senior financial and management positions in both publicly listed and private enterprises in Australia, Europe and Africa. He has considerable corporate and international expertise, and over the past decade has focused on mining and exploration activities. He is an Executive Director of Gunsynd plc.
Adrian Fairbourn, Non-Executive Director – Age 53
Adrian began his career as an investment analyst before moving to build and manage the highly successful alternative fund-of-funds operation at the Bank of Bermuda. Adrian has co-managed a multi-family office in London, responsible for hedge fund investments, direct investments and also asset-raising for co-investment opportunities. He has successfully assisted in over $US1 billion of structuring, capital and fundraising projects for private companies and alternative funds.