Venus Metals holds a significant and wide ranging portfolio of Australian gold and battery-associated metals exploration projects in Western Australia carefully assembled over time.
Youanmi Gold Project
Youanmi Gold Mine and Near-Surface Gold Resources
Youanmi Vanadium Project
A major breakthrough in regard to the Youanmi Vanadium Project following receipt of proof-of-concept metallurgical test work on oxide ores.
Youanmi Lithium Project
Venus Metals Corporation Limited have entered into an Option Agreement with Lepidico Ltd (ASX:LPD) (“Lepidico”) on terms under which Lepidico is to explore for lithium mineralisation in Lepidolite bearing pegmatites on exploration licence E57/983 located in the Murchison District in Western Australia, approximately 20 km southwest of the historical Youanmi gold mine(under option to purchase by Venus). Lepidico owns the technology to a metallurgical process (L-Max® Process) that has successfully produced lithium carbonate from non-conventional sources, specifically lithium-rich mica minerals including lepidolite and zinnwaldite.
The deal with Lepidico gives Venus a guaranteed path to market for its share of any lithium concentrate produced should exploration be successful. For further details of Youanmi Lithium Project please refer Lepidico ASX release 26 July 2018.
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Peter Charles Hawkins
Mr Hawkins has held numerous Managing Director or Partner positions within the stockbroking discipline. In addition, he has served as the Chairman of the Stock Exchange of Perth Ltd, as a member of the ASX national committee and has also served as Deputy Chairman of the West Australian TAB and Chairman of the Diggers and Dealers conference. He has also held Non-Executive Director popsitions in several publicly listed companies over the past decade.
Mr Matthew Hogan was formerly an Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of United Minerals Corporation NL (UMC) which successfully discovered the Railway Iron Ore DSO deposit in the Central Pilbara. In February 2010 UMC was acquired by BHP Billiton for AUD$204 million.
Mr Hogan was instrumental in the ASX listing of Iron Ore Holdings Limited (IOH). IOH acheived a market capitilisation of over AUS $200 million and that company was ultimately acquired by BC Iron Limited for AUS $250 million. Mr Hogan was employed by the IOH and assisted the Board and management in that particular role.
Mr Hogans earlier career spanned sevaral decades in the stock broking industry as an authorised representative and where he specialised in corporate transactions at several firms including Hogan and Partners.
Bachelor of Science (Honors Geology)
Mr Fehlberg has a 50 years of successful experience in exploration for gold, base metals, diamonds and iron ore. Mr Fehlberg has been director of exploration for various ASX listed Companies since 1978, and during his career he has made numerous discoveries in all these commodities. In 1980 he led the drilling team for Spargos Exploration N.L. that discovered the depth extensions of the Bellevue Gold mine which was successfully brought into production.
In more recent times, Mr Fehlberg led the exploration team as Technical Director that discovered the Railway Iron Ore deposit for United Minerals Corporation Ltd. This Company was taken over by BHP Billiton in 2010 in a $204 million transaction.
Mr Barry Fehlberg is an Honours Geology graduate of the University of Adelaide (1968).
MAusIMM M.Sc (Geology), M.Tech (Hydrogeology), PG Dip in Geothermal Tech (NZ), Diploma in Science (GIS) (NZ)
Kumar has over 38 years experience in geological and hydrogeological investigations in India, New Zealand and Australia. He has successfully managed environmental studies, approvals, tenements, native title at United Minerals Corporation.
Kumar was appointed as Executive Director in July 2011 and managing various projects at VMC.
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