Leed Resouces plc - investing in natural resources


Board of Directors

Ian Shaun Gibbs, Chairman

Mr. Gibbs is a founding partner and principal in Bromius Capital, a natural resources focused investment and advisory firm based in Singapore. During Mr. Gibbs’ investment banking career he has worked on a wide range of transactions covering both equity and debt capital markets, M&A, debt restructuring and principal investment. Prior to founding Bromius, Mr. Gibbs was responsible for the SE Asian operations of a leading Asian independent merchant bank, which included a team that was directly responsible for a number of high profile and successful natural resources transactions across the region, with a particular focus on upstream oil and gas. Mr. Gibbs is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.

Charles Henry Zorab, Non-Executive Director

Charles has a wealth of experience as a consultant to mining companies. With a background in investment management, emerging markets and mining research, he is well placed to complement the skills of the Board. In his current role he has advised companies in Africa, Asia and the former Soviet Union. Prior to this, Charles helped to manage emerging market investment funds focussed on Latin America. Before this, he worked within the investment banking division of Merrill Lynch Bank of America in emerging markets and global mining. He began his career as a metals trader with a ring-dealing member of the LME before switching to mining research. Charles is a partner in Charles Zorab Associates.

John Charles Grundy, Non-Executive Director

Mr Grundy has a wealth of experience as a corporate finance consultant to various companies in South East Asia and Australia. He qualified as a chartered accountant with Pricewaterhouse Coopers, (“PwC”) before embarking upon an advisory career within the financial services industry with PwC Consulting and more recently with Presidio Capital, a private investment group in Singapore where he was head of corporate finance and advisory services. His client base there has been within the industrial, manufacturing, energy and consumer sectors.