For his achievements and leadership in the mining industry, Mr Hegarty was awarded the AusIMM Institute Medal in 2006 and the G.J. Stokes Memorial Award in 2008.
Mr Hegarty is currently a non-executive director of Australian Fortescue Metals Group Limited and Tigers Realm Coal Limited (both listed on ASX); a director of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM); and a member of a number of Government and industry advisory groups. Mr Hegarty is also Chairman of Tigers Realm Minerals Pty Ltd.
He was the Executive General Manager – Asia of OZ Minerals Limited covering off-shore operations; the Sepon copper and gold operations and projects; the development of the Martabe Project; business development in Asia, and Asian government relations. He joined Oxiana Limited in 2000 from Fluor Daniel, where he held the position of General Manager – Projects. Mr Albert has also worked with Shell-Billiton (Australia), Aker Kvaerner (Australia) and JCI (South Africa).
MA Xiao was appointed as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer and an executive director of G-Resources on 22 July 2009. Mr Ma has over 20 years of international minerals and metals trading, financing and hedging experience. Mr Ma also has extensive experience in mineral company acquisitions and development. He previously held senior and executive positions with several base and precious metals companies, including China Minmetals. Mr Ma was based in London for four years working for Minmetals (UK) Limited and was the Managing Director of Guizhou H-Gold & Mining Limited and was a director of the China Minerals Acquisition Fund.
WAH Wang Kei, Jackie was appointed as an executive director and Company Secretary of G-Resources on 9 April 2008 and 1 December 2009, respectively. Mr Wah graduated from The University of Hong Kong in 1990 and was qualified as a solicitor in 1992. Up until 1997, Mr Wah was a partner of a Hong Kong law firm. Mr Wah is currently an executive director of China New Energy Power Group Limited (listed on HKEx).
HUI Richard Rui was appointed as an executive director of G-Resources on 5 March 2009. Mr Hui graduated from the University of Technology, Sydney in Australia with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. He has more than 10 years’ experience in management positions with companies in Australia, Hong Kong and PRC. Mr Hui is currently an executive director of CST Mining Group Limited (listed on HKEx) and an executive director of China Strategic Holdings Limited (listed on HKEx).