Management team

Management Team

Kim Robinson

Managing Director

Mr Robinson has over 40 years' experience in mineral exploration and mining having graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1973 with a degree in Geology.

His experience is extensive including 10 years as Executive Chairman of Forrestania Gold NL. During his time at Forrestania, Mr Robinson played a key role in the discovery and development of the Bounty Gold Mine, the development of the Mt McClure Gold Mine and the discovery of the Maggie Hays and Emily Ann nickel sulphide deposits. Mr Robinson was also a Non-Executive Director of Jubilee Mines NL in the period leading up to the discovery and development of the Cosmos Nickel Mine.

Mr Robinson was a founding Director of Kagara Ltd where he held the position of Executive Chairman for a period of 12 years until February 2011. During this time he oversaw the development of Kagara's North Queensland base metal operations, the listing of Mungana Goldmines Ltd on the ASX and the acquisition and development of the high grade Lounge Lizard nickel deposit in Western Australia.

Kim Robinson

Graeme Collins

Director of Operations

Mr Collins has an impressive 35 year career in the mining industry in both open-cut and underground mines, in operations and project development. His most recent role was as a General Manager Operations for Wolfram Camp Mining Pty Ltd, where he managed a wolframite mine in Queensland. Previously, he spent almost a decade with base metals miner Kagara Limited, commencing as a Project Manager for the Mt Garnet Zinc Project before playing an instrumental role as Operations Manager and later Chief Operating Officer in that company’s growth from a junior to a $1.2 billion, multi-mine base metals producer. Earlier in his career, he held numerous senior operational roles including as Project Manager at the Eloise Copper Mine for Amalg Resources, Mine Manager at Tolokuma Gold Mines in Papua New Guinea for Dome Resources, Mine Manager at the Mt McClure Gold Mine and Resident Mine Manager for the Bellevue Gold Project. He has also previously held senior positions with Pancontinental Mining and Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia.

Graeme Collins

Stephen Hills

Chief Financial Officer

Mr Hills has extensive experience in senior finance roles in public companies listed on the ASX and TSX, the past fourteen years of which have been in mining companies with gold, nickel and copper producing assets.

Prior to committing to join Energia, he was with Democratic Republic of Congo based copper producer Tiger Resources Limited from 2010 where as Finance Director he was involved with the financing, commissioning and operations of the Kipoi copper project in Katanga province. Before this Mr Hills was Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of Mirabela Nickel Limited from 2006, where he was involved in the company’s listing on the TSX and subsequent capital raisings and the initial syndicated project financing which was completed in 2009 for the Santa Rita nickel mine in Brazil. From 2003 he was the Chief Financial Officer of Botswana-based gold producer Gallery Gold Limited, and since the early 1990’s prior to that was Chief Financial Officer of Scientific Services Limited which provided laboratory services to the resources sector.

Mr Hills is a Chartered Accountant and has a B.Com from the University of Natal and a B.Compt (Hons) from the University of South Africa.

Stephen Hill