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Board & Management Profiles

Board & Management Profiles

Parkway Minerals (ASX:PWN) is an exploration company focused on developing extensive greensand deposits in Western Australia’s Perth Basin. The Company aims to define a substantial resource base and investigate how best to recover potash, phosphate and other minerals from the greensand. A successful commercial outcome will allow the Company to become a major contributor to the fertiliser market at a time of heightened demand.

The Company listed on the ASX on 11 May 2011 following a successful and oversubscribed $6m IPO. The Company has a major land holding over one of the world’s largest known greensand deposits, with exploration licenses and applications covering an area of 1,000km2. Previous exploration indicates greensand bearing sediments are widespread for more than 150km along strike and 15km in width.


Adrian Griffin


Non-executive Chairman

Adrian Griffin, an Australian-trained mining professional, has had exposure to metal mining and processing worldwide during a career spanning more than three decades. A pioneer of the lateritic nickel processing industry, he has helped develop extraction technologies for a range of minerals over the years. Today, Adrian specialises in mine management and production. He is a former chief executive officer of Dwyka Diamonds Limited, an AIM- and ASX-listed diamond producer, was a founding director and executive of Washington Resources Limited and also a founding director of Empire Resources Limited, Ferrum Crescent Limited and Reedy Lagoon Corporation Limited. Moreover, Adrian was a founding director of ASX-listed Northern Minerals Limited, where he is currently a non-executive director. He is also managing director of ASX-listed Lithium Australia NL, a company focused on lithium extraction from mica ores.


Patrick McManus


Managing Director

Patrick McManus has a degree in mineral processing from Leeds University and an MBA from Curtin University. A mining professional for more than 30 years, his work has taken him to many sites within Australia and overseas, including Eneabba and the Murray Basin in Australia, and Madagascar, Indonesia and the United States. During that time, Patrick has worked in operational, technical and corporate roles for RioTinto, RGC Limited and Bemax Resources Limited. He was a founding director and, from January 2007 to March 2010, managing director of ASX-listed Corvette Resources Limited.

Bahay Ozcakmak

Executive Director

Mr Bahay Ozcakmak is the founder of Activated Water Technologies Pty Ltd and the CEO of AWT’s parent company, Consolidated Potash Corporation Ltd. In addition to two decades of successful technology commercialisation experience, Mr Ozcakmak has extensive corporate development expertise, including M&A in the energy and mining sectors, where he has led the successful acquisition of several flagship projects and major corporate transactions, particularly with listed companies.  Mr Ozcakmak has broad corporate experience ranging from business and corporate strategy development through to CEO and director level roles in the energy and mining sectors. Recent experience with resources companies have focused on gold, copper, nickel, cobalt, lithium, potash and uranium projects. Mr Ozcakmak is currently a director of several private and public companies including TSX-Venture listed Lions Bay Capital and Fidelity Minerals Corp.

Patrick Power

Non-executive Director

Mr Patrick Power is the founder of Western Potash, and was instrumental in securing substantial investment for the company and advancing the Milestone (under construction) project in Saskatchewan, Canada. Mr Power brings over 25 years’ experience in mining finance, management and venture capital. Mr Power is currently a director of Western Potash and President and CEO of Arctic Star Exploration, a diamond exploration company. He has served as a director of other mineral exploration companies including Amarillo Gold Corp., First Narrows Resources Corp., and Goldtex Resources Ltd.


Amanda Wilton-Heald

Company Secretary

Amanda is a Chartered Accountant with over 19 years of accounting, auditing (of both listed and non-listed companies) and company secretarial experience within Australia and the UK.


Robert van der Laan

Chief Financial Officer

Mr Van der Laan is a qualified accountant with more than 25 years’ experience in the management of financial and risk management systems of public and private companies, in the resources and engineering sectors.

Board & Management Profiles 25/11/2016
Parkway Minerals NL aims to extract essential fertilizer feedstocks, phosphate and potash, from Lake Seabrook and the Dandaragan Trough.


Contact Us

Parkway Minerals NL
Level 1
675 Murray Street
West Perth, WA 6005

PO Box 1088
West Perth WA 6872

Phone: +61 8 9479 5386
Fax: +61 8 9475 0847
Email: info@parkwayminerals.com.au