BSc (Hon), MAusIMM, MAIG

Grant Thomas was appointed Director of Amani Gold Limited on 2 January 2018.

Mr Thomas is a geoscientist and experienced company director and is currently director of ASX listed company Kazakhstan Potash Corporation Limited. Mr Thomas has previously served as Managing Director of ASX listed Tianshan Goldfields Limited, Celsius Coal Limited, ActivEX Limited and has held senior positions with Rio Tinto Exploration (Australia, Brazil and China) and Hamersley Iron.

Mr Thomas has 30 years of professional experience covering project acquisition, mineral exploration and resource project evaluations for several minerals, including diamonds, gold, iron ore, copper, lead, zinc, uranium, fluorspar and coal in Australia, China, South Africa, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Brazil, Cambodia and Mongolia. Mr Thomas has completed several substantial capital raisings in London, Sydney, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Mr Thomas has been involved with successful project leadership and exploration discoveries within Australia and China including; Homestead, Mount Sheila and Mount Sylvia (iron ore) and 2.4Moz Au Xinjiang Gold Mountain and Kuan Gou (gold) discoveries.

Mr Thomas holds a bachelor’s degree in science from Adelaide University.