George Bauk

    Independent Non-Executive Chairman

    Mr Bauk is an experienced company director with over 14 years’ experience as a listed company director in Australia with the resources industry in both production and exploration with assets in Western Australia, Australia and internationally.

    He is an experienced executive, with 30 years’ experience in the resources industry. Mr Bauk holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance) from Edith Cowan University, is a Fellow of the CPA and has an MBA from the University of New England. Mr Bauk has held global operational and corporate roles with WMC Resources and Western Metals. Mr Bauk has a strong background in strategic management, business planning, building teams, finance and capital/debt raising, and experience with a variety of commodities in particular rare earths, gold and industrial minerals.

    During his time as Managing Director of Northern Minerals, he led its rapid development from a Greenfields heavy rare earth explorer to one of a few global producers of high value dysprosium outside of China.

    Mr Bauk is a passionate member of the WA resources industry having previously held a number of senior governing positions with the Chamber of Minerals and Energy including Vice President.

    Rowan Johnston

      Independent Non-Executive Director

      Mr Johnston is a mining engineer (graduating from the West Australian School of Mines) with significant experience as an Executive and Non-Executive Director. He is currently a Non-Executive Director of Bardoc Gold Limited and has previously been the Managing Director of Excelsior Gold Limited. Mr Johnston was also the acting Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Operations for Mutiny Gold Limited prior to its takeover by Doray Minerals Limited and an Executive Director of Integra Mining Limited prior to its merger with Silver Lake Resources Limited.

      Mr Johnston has worked and studied in the mining (primarily gold) industry for 40 years throughout Australia and overseas and has experience working for owners, consultants and contractors. He has worked through several feasibility studies, start-ups, constructions, expansions and mergers.

      Hansjoerg Plaggemars

        Non-Executive Director

        Hansjoerg Plaggemars is a seasoned finance professional taking over also operational roles in special situations through his consultancy firm. His experience includes structured debt finance, equity capital markets incl. capital increases and decreases, RTOs, restructurings and insolvencies. After being trained by KPMG, he has worked for over 14 years as CFO in various industries including software, retail, prefabricated housing and e-commerce. In 2014 he joined Deutsche Balaton AG, a German investment company, and since 2017, after having left Deutsche Balaton AG, has set-up his own consultancy firm, Value Consult. Hansjoerg currently sits on a number of boards as non-executive director or supervisory member. He holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Bamberg.

        David Coyne

          Finance Director

          Mr Coyne has over 25 years’ experience in the mining, and engineering and construction industries, both within Australia and internationally.

          Prior to joining Gascoyne, Mr Coyne held senior executive positions with Australia listed companies Macmahon Holdings Limited, VDM Group Limited, Peninsula Energy Limited and with unlisted global manganese miner Consolidated Minerals. Over the past 15 years, Mr Coyne has been directly involved in a number of equity and debt raising transactions and has been the project director on a company-wide systems implementation project.

          Mr Coyne remains as a Non-Executive Director of Peninsula Energy Limited and has previously served on the Board of listed iron ore miner, BC Iron Limited, where he also held the role of Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee.


          Gascoyne Resources Limited (ASX:GCY) is an ASX listed gold mining and exploration company located in the Tier 1 mining jurisdiction of Western Australia.

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          A team of highly engaged and energised personnel driving the Company forward

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          High standards of corporate governance in place and constantly monitored

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