Rambler Metals & Mining


Brad Mills
Non-Executive Director and Chairman

Mr. Mills has over 40 years of experience in the resource industry. He is the founder and managing director of Plinian Capital and its CE Mining family of funds. This is a private equity firm whose principal business is investment in natural resources projects and companies. Mr. Mills formerly held the position of Chief Executive Officer of Mandalay Resources, a TSX listed gold production company and prior to that was the CEO of Lonmin Plc, the world’s number three producer of platinum and platinum group metals.. Prior to Lonmin, Mr. Mills served as President of BHP Billiton’s global base metals group and was the Chief Strategic officer of BHP group. Mr. Mills currently holds directorships with Mandalay Resources, Helio Resources, Consolidated Nickel Mines and Circum Minerals. He is a former director of Norilsk Nickel. Mr. Mills is a member of the advisory board to the Stanford University School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences.

Toby Bradbury
President and CEO

Dr. Toby Bradbury is a mining engineer with over 35 years leadership and advisory experience in the mining sector.  He was most recently Chief Executive Officer and director of AIM listed Shanta Gold with whom he was instrumental in leading the feasibility, development and successful delivery of a transformational business plan including the transition to a predominantly underground operation.  Previous roles have included Senior Vice President with AngloGold Ashanti, Chief Operations Officer for Anvil Mining, a copper producer in the DRC, and General Manager Surface Operations with Glencore Coal Australia. Toby has a BSc and PhD in mining from University of Wales and a Masters’ degree in Business Leadership from University of South Africa.  He is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining, Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Belinda Labatte, CFA, MBA, ICD.D
Non-Executive Director

Ms. Labatte holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and is a CFA charter holder. She is the Founder of The Capital Lab Inc. and currently Chief Development Officer, with Mandalay Resources having assumed this and other roles with the Company since 2009. Ms. Labatte has extensive experience with global IR and capital markets advisory mandates, transaction negotiations and implementing corporate responsibility, risk and crisis management strategies within the extractive sector. She was nominated to the Board of Directors of the PDAC in March 2015 and is a member of the Audit Committee. Belinda is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors, ICD.D since June 2018 and was appointed as a independent director on the board of Star Royalties in December 2020. 

Mark Sander
Non-Executive Director

Dr. Sander holds a PhD in Ore Deposits and Exploration from Stanford University (USA) and has been active in the mineral resource industry for over 30 years in operations, strategy and exploration, with a focus on copper, gold and platinum projects. Dr. Sander has previous industry experience as President and CEO of Mandalay Resources, Partner and Co-Founder of Plinian Capital, and Vice President of Strategy and Planning for BHP Billiton’s copper group.

Terrell Iver Ackerman
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Ackerman was interim Chief Executive Officer of Stillwater Mining Company until 2013, having joined the Company in March 2000 as Director of Corporate Planning.  During 1998 and 1999, Mr. Ackerman conducted feasibility studies, operational and mine planning reviews for various underground operations. Prior to this time, Mr. Ackerman was Vice President and General Manager of BHP Copper’s San Manuel Operation in Arizona. Mr. Ackerman held increasing roles of accountability for Magma Copper Company starting as an underground engineer in training in 1976. Mr. Ackerman received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mine Engineering from the University of Idaho College of Mines.

Eason Cong Chen
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Eason Chen, a chartered professional accountant by profession, is an independent business advisor for Tinma group of companies and other public listed companies. Through his years of experience, Mr. Chen has held senior and managerial positions at MNP LLP, Ernst & Young LLP and Procon Mining & Tunnelling Ltd with extensive knowledge and experience in Canadian and cross-border listings, financial reporting, merger and acquisition, corporate governance and internal controls.