Mr Okeby began his career in the resources industry in the 1980s. He has a Master of Law (LLM) and over 30 years’ experience as a director of ASX listed mining and exploration companies.
He is currently a director of Capricorn Metals Limited (appointed in 2019) and Red Hill Iron Ltd (appointed in 2016) and previously has been a director of Regis Resources Ltd, Hill 50 Ltd, Abelle Ltd, Metals X Limited and Westgold Resources Ltd.
Mr Okeby has been a major contributor on the Capricorn board in transforming Capricorn from a small gold developer to one of Australia’s newest gold producers. Mr Okeby played a similar board role at Regis Resources during which Regis was transformed into one of Australia’s largest producers. Last year he was instrumental in the creation of substantial value to Red Hill Iron shareholders from the sale of their 40% interest in the Red Hill Iron Ore Joint Venture to Mineral Resources Ltd.
Mr Okeby has a deep knowledge of the Australian resources landscape and the regulatory regimes around mine development and operation. He also has significant experience in project development, financing and corporate transactions.