Board of Directors
Galane Gold's Board of Directors is comprised of a mixture of senior professionals with extensive experience in:
- Managing mining and processing operations
- Managing large scale exploration programmes
- Capital markets
- Operating in Africa
Ravi Sood is a financier and venture capitalist. Mr. Sood is the founder and former CEO of Navina Asset Management, a Toronto-based investment firm that was acquired by a major financial institution. Mr. Sood is also the founder and Chairman of Feronia Inc., one of Africa's largest employers, and Transeastern Power Trust, an emerging-markets focused renewable energy producer. Mr. Sood has also served as a director for numerous other public and private organisations.
CEO & Director
Nick Brodie is a senior executive with extensive experience in Africa. Prior to joining Galane Gold Mr. Brodie was the CFO of Katanga Mining Limited and Copperbelt Energy Corporation Plc. Mr. Brodie is a Fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants and holds a BSc(Hons) Geography.
Ian Egan has over 35 years experience in the mining industry including holding senior management positions at BHP, Utah Mining Australia, Mineral Deposits Ltd and N L Industries Inc. and serving as a director of Kenmare Resources Plc, Ok Tedi Mining Ltd and Orbital Corporation. Mr. Egan holds a BEc degree in Accounting and Law and an MEc in Industry Economics and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (FAusIMM) and a Fellow of CPA Australia(FCPA).
Amar Bhalla is the President of Capit Investment Corp, an investment management firm focused on private equity and ventural capital. Mr. Bhalla was previously the CEO of Crescent Logic Inc., a Toronto-based software firm and currently serves as a director of several TSX-V listed companies including Ursa Major Minerals, a nickel producer for which he serves as Chairman. Mr. Bhalla holds a B.A. degree in Economics from McGill University and is a CFA charterholder.
Wayne Hatton-Jones has 26 years experience working in South Africa, Mali West Africa, Tajikistan, Kazakstan, Romania and the Solomon Islands. Mr. Hatton-Jones served as the General Manager of the Gold Ridge Operation (Allied Gold) in the Solomon Islands, the Chief Operating Officer of Galaxy Gold Mining Limited, Acting General Manager of Avocet Mining plc in Tajikistan, General Manager of Ergo gold surface retreatment operation at DRD Gold, Process Manager and Acting General Manager of Randgold Resources and Metallurgical Manager for Harmony Gold mine. He holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa and a Management Development Diploma (MDP) from the University of South Africa.