Board Committees - People, Performance & Culture, Sustainability

Mr. Nossal is a senior mining executive with 35 years’ experience in gold, base metals and industrial minerals in business development, exploration, project development and operations. Mr Nossal has held executive management and board positions including at Newcrest, MMG, WMC Resources, Lundin Gold, Nordgold, En+Group, UC Rusal and Normandy Mining. Mr Nossal has particular experience in strategy and business development internationally and has led significant growth initiatives most recently at Newcrest and MMG.


BAppSc Extractive Metallurgy, FAusIMM, MSMME
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Bradford is a senior executive and a qualified metallurgist with over 35 years’ experience in gold and base metals mining operations, exploration and development. Mr. Bradford has held senior positions internationally and within Australia with Ashanti Goldfields (and Golden Shamrock Mines), Golden Star Resources, Anvil Mining, Copperbelt Minerals and PMI Gold.


MAppFin., BBus. (FinAcc), Grad Dip FINSIA, GAICD
Non-Executive Director
Board Committees - Audit & Risk, People, Performance & Culture (Chair)

Ms. Debra Bakker was appointed as a Non-executive Director of IGO in December 2016. Ms. Bakker is an experienced financier and deal maker with more than 27 years’ experience in the resources industry with significant international experience. Ms. Bakker has previously held senior positions with Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Standard Bank London Group and Barclays Capital and was the non-executive chair of Capricorn Metals Ltd and a non-executive director of Azumah Resources Ltd. She is currently a non-executive director of Carnarvon Petroleum Limited and the Western Australian Representative for Auramet Trading LLC.



BCom (Acc & Fin), ANZCA, GAICD
Non-Executive Director
Board Committees - Audit & Risk (Chair), Nomination & Governance

Ms. Kathleen Bozanic was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of IGO in October 2019. Ms. Bozanic has over 25 years of experience as a finance professional including as Chief Financial Officer/General Manager of listed and private mining and contracting companies. Ms. Bozanic has previously held senior positions with BGC Contracting, Atlas Iron and Mt Gibson and was a Partner of professional services firm, Deloitte. She is currently a non-executive director of Great Southern Mining Limited.


M.Sc. (Geology), M.AusIMM
Non-Executive Director
Board Committees - Nomination & Governance (Chair), People, Performance & Culture

Mr. Peter Buck was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of IGO in October 2014. Mr. Buck is a geologist with over 40 years’ experience. Mr Buck has worked with WMC Resources, Forrestania Gold and LionOre, and was managing director of Breakaway Resources. He has been a director of Gallery Gold Ltd and PMI Gold and is currently a director of Antipa Minerals.


BSc (Geophysics) (Hons)
Non-Executive Director
Board Committees - Audit & Risk, Nomination & Governance, Sustainability (Chair)

Mr. Keith Spence was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of IGO in December 2014. Mr Spence has over 40 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry with Shell and Woodside. Mr Spence was a non-executive director of Murray & Roberts Holdings Limited and Oil Search Limited, the non-executive chairman of Geodynamics Limited, and chaired the Board of the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority. He is currently the non-executive Chairman of Santos and Base Resources Limited.


PhD ChemE, MBA
Non-Executive Director
Board Committees - Audit & Risk, Sustainability

Ms. Yang is a chemical engineer with 30 years’ experience in energy and petrochemical industry with a variety of executive management and board positions at BP. Ms. Yang has a diverse breadth of working experience in the US and Asia and has held general manager roles of joint ventures and Chair positions including downstream and new energy frontier businesses.



Chief Financial Officer

Scott is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand with in excess of 20 years' experience in the mining resources industry gained as Chief Financial Officer since 2011 with IGO, Consolidated Minerals Limited, Perilya Limited, Rio Tinto Limited and Sons of Gwalia Limited. He has also held positions including Manager; Treasury & Finance and Financial Controller.


BAppSc Geol (Hons), MAIG
Chief Operating Officer

Matt joined IGO in 2014 and was appointed Chief Operating Officer in early 2018, and prior to that was Chief Growth Officer. Matt has over 25 years’ experience in all facets of the industry including exploration, resource development, technical studies, corporate development, public markets, operations, and executive leadership. Matt has previously held senior management positions within PMI Gold, Gold Fields and WMC Resources. Matt has extensive global experience, having worked in Australia, South America, Africa and Asia.


Dip App Science, B. Health Science, CAHRI, GAICD
Head of People & Culture

Sam joined IGO in 2013 as Human Resources Manager and was appointed Head of People & Culture in 2017. Sam has over 25 years’ experience in senior management, human resources, consulting and operational roles working for a range of organisations. Prior to joining IGO, Sam led large workforce -based businesses within Aherns Department Stores and Ansett Airlines, before turning to roles in Human Resource management across the mining, finance, legal and biomedical sectors.


MSc (Corporate Governance), MSc (Professional Accounting), FGIA, GAICD
Company Secretary & Head of Corporate Affairs

Joanne joined IGO in 2015 as Company Secretary and in July 2018 was also appointed Head of Corporate Affairs. Joanne has over 16 years’ experience as a company secretarial professional working for listed companies in Australia and the UK. Prior to joining IGO, Joanne held positions with Paladin Energy Ltd, Summit Resources Ltd and Unilever plc. Joanne is currently a WA State Councillor for the Governance Institute of Australia.


B.Sc (Earth Science)(Hons), MAUSIMM, FGeolSoc
Head of Corporate Development

Andrew is a geologist with over 25 years’ experience in the exploration and mining industry. He has worked on major projects within Australia and internationally, in a variety of corporate and technical roles. Andrew joined IGO in 2003 and in February 2018, was appointed Head of Corporate Development with a focus on advancing IGO’s growth and improvement of the asset portfolio through acquisitions and strategic partnerships.


General Counsel and Head of Risk & Compliance

Kate joined IGO in 2011 and was appointed General Counsel in 2017, before moving into her current role as General Counsel and Head of Risk & Compliance in 2021. Kate has 20 years’ experience as a practising lawyer specialising in large scale resources litigation, corporate law and native title. In addition to her corporate work, Kate has been a legal member of WA’s Mental Health Review Board and the sitting lawyer on WA Health’s Human Research Ethics Committee and is currently a member of the board of Ronald McDonald House Charities (WA).


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