David joined the Board in April 2021. David was formerly CEO (Mining) of Abu Dhabi Capital Group, a private family office based in UAE and immediately prior to that was CEO of Avocet Mining plc, a LSE and Oslo listed gold production company with a 95,000oz per annum operating mine in Burkina Faso and an advanced development project in Guinea. David’s previous roles include acting as Chief Operating Officer of European Goldfields and a member of a London based fund management team and various positions with Anglo American plc. He has participated in numerous acquisitions and IPOs of mining companies on various stock exchanges and has significant expertise in mine development.
He is currently Non-Executive Director of AK Altynalmas JSC, a Kazakhstan emerging mid-tier gold producer and of Galantas Gold Corporation, a Northern Irish underground gold developer. He is also Senior Independent Director of AIM Listed Tungsten West Plc.
David Cather is a member of both the Audit and Remuneration Committees.