Austpac's Directors


Mr Cuthbertson is currently Chairman of Australian Whisky Holdings Limited, MyNetFone Ltd, South American Iron & Steel Ltd, Malachite Resources Ltd, Mint Payments Ltd and a Director of Isentric Ltd. He was previously Group Finance Director for Tech Pacific Holdings Pty Ltd which generated over $2 billion in revenues from operations throughout the Asia-Pacific Region. From 1986 to 1995 he was a Senior Partner of KPMG, specialising in strategic and corporate advice to major corporations. Mr Cuthbertson brings extensive international corporate experience to Austpac including a practical operating knowledge of business practices and structures in India, China and Southeast Asia.

Mr Cuthbertson was appointed a Director of Austpac Resources N.L. on 27 March 2001 and Chairman of Austpac Resources N.L. on 31 May 2004.

Non-Executive Director

Mr Iles is a metallurgist with over 35 years’ experience in international trade, sales and business development and the commercial management of technical projects at plant level. He was previously General Manager for CMC Cometals Australia, a subsidiary of the Commercial Metals Company headquartered in Texas, USA, where he was responsible for key objectives of profit, production and marketing. Mr Iles has been intimately involved with supply and offtake contracts with the Australian and international iron and steel industry and is an expert in international metals sourcing and trading.

Mr Iles was appointed a Director of Austpac Resources N.L. on 13 March 2017.

Non-Executive Director

Mr Hiller is a mining/civil engineer with over 20 years mining industry experience including feasibility, financing, development and construction of mining projects. He was previously an executive director of RFC Group, a specialist mining investment house, and an executive director of Tennant Metals, an Australian metals trading company. He was also the project development manager for the feasibility of the Wetar Copper project in Indonesia. Mr Hiller is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Malachite Resources Limited. Mr Hiller brings extensive corporate experience to Austpac gained from a combination of finance, metals trading and corporate management in the mining industry.

Mr Hiller holds a Bachelor of Engineering Mining (Hons) from the University of Melbourne, a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) from the University of Sydney and MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management (University of NSW).

Mr Hiller was appointed a Director of Austpac Resources N.L. on 2 May 2019.

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