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Goldplat PLC (GLDP.L)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Matthew Robinson

57 2016 Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Gerard Kisbey-Green

Chief Executive Officer, Director

Werner Klingenberg

35 2017 Finance Director

Hansie Van Vreden

Chief Operating Officer, Director

Ian Visagie

2015 Executive Director

Sango Ntsaluba

56 2017 Non-Executive Director

Nigel Wyatt

67 2013 Non-Executive Director

Biographies

Name Description

Matthew Robinson

Mr. Matthew Seymour Robinson has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company, effective 27 October 2016. Mr Robinson is a high profile figure in the growth company arena, with more than 12 years' experience in mining and resources. Mr Robinson spent the last 15 years of his career as a Corporate Finance Director at finnCap and Panmure Gordon/Durlacher. During this time Mr Robinson was responsible for establishing finnCap and Panmure Gordon's mining and resources investment businesses, in addition to his role as adviser to AIM and Official List companies on the London Stock Exchange. Moving to the nascent finnCap in 2006, Mr Robinson was instrumental in its rapid growth which saw it become the largest nominated adviser and broking firm, by number of clients, on the London Stock Exchange's AIM market.

Gerard Kisbey-Green

Mr. Gerard Kisbey-Green is Chief Executive Officer, Director of the company. He has built an expansive career in the mining and related financial industry, spanning over 28 years. After graduating as a Mining Engineer in South Africa in 1987, Gerard gained extensive experience working in various management positions for a number of the larger South African mining companies, including Rand Mines Group and the gold division of Anglo American Corporation. During this time he worked on gold, platinum and coal mines primarily in South Africa and also in Germany and Australia. Gerard subsequently spent 17 years in the financial markets, including five years as a mining equity analyst and 12 years in mining corporate finance. He has worked in South Africa and the UK for banks including JPMorganChase, Investec and Standard Bank, and has extensive experience in IPOs, capital raisings, M&A transactions and deals covering a great diversity of commodities and geographic locations. He also has experience in nomad and broker and advisory roles.

Werner Klingenberg

Mr. Werner Klingenberg is Finance Director of the company. He is Chairman of Goldplat Recovery (Pty) Ltd and is a pre-eminent name in the accountancy and auditing profession in South Africa. Having previously held the position of Goldplat's Group Financial Manager, Mr. Klingenberg has a solid knowledge and understanding of the Company's gold recovery and mining operations. He takes over as Goldplat's Finance Director from Ian Visagie who remains on the Board as an Executive Director, in which role the Board can continue to draw upon his extensive experience as a founder of Goldplat, Finance Director and previous acting CEO. Together they will be critical in supporting the continued growth of Goldplat as it looks to build its productivity and profitability. This growth is mainly being driven through the international expansion of the Company's gold recovery operations in South Africa and Ghana and the construction of a new processing facility to increase capacity at its gold mine in Kenya.

Hansie Van Vreden

Mr. Hansie Van Vreden is Chief Operating Officer, Director of the company. He is a qualified Metallurgist who has a solid understanding of the Company’s gold recovery operations having worked as General Manager of GPL, and Managing Director of GPL and GRG gold recovery operations. Prior to joining Goldplat, Hansie worked at several AngloGold Ashanti operations in South Africa and Australia, where responsibilities included working as the Production Metallurgist at AngloGold Ashanti's Kopanang Gold Plant in South Africa.

Ian Visagie

Mr. Ian Visagie is Executive Director of the company. He is a chartered accountant who has worked in senior positions in the mining industry since 1990. A South African citizen he trained as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in its Pretoria office. Having gained post-qualifying experience with KPMG he moved into a mining environment in 1990 when he joined Consolidated Modderfontein Mines Limited as Financial Manager where he first worked with Demetri Manolis. In 1992, he joined Gravelotte Mines Limited as Financial Manager and Goldplat Recovery in March 1997 as Financial Director. With Demetri Manolis, he took over management control of Goldplat Recovery in November 2000. Ian is responsible for the financial and administration affairs of the Company and its subsidiaries.

Sango Ntsaluba

Mr. Sango Siviwe Ntsaluba is Non-Executive Director of the company. He is the executive chairman and co-founder of NMT Capital, a diversified investment holding group. He has built an illustrious career within South Africa, spanning over 30 years. This includes successfully founding Sizwe Ntsaluba Gobodo, one of South Africa's 'Big 5' accounting firms. Alongside a distinguished auditing career, Mr Ntsaluba has extensive corporate experience in areas that include logistics and the automotive industry. He currently serves as an independent board member of Barloworld Limited, a leading global industrial company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange ("JSE"), with responsibility for chairing the group's audit committee. He also serves on the boards of Pioneer Foods, a producer and distributor of a range of branded food and beverage products, as well as Basil Read Holdings Limited, a diversified construction company. Both of these companies are also listed on the JSE. Mr. Ntsaluba is the Chairman of the board of Goldplat's subsidiary, Goldplat Recovery (Pty) Ltd. NMT Capital (Pty) Limited, a company of which Mr. Ntsaluba is a director and shareholder, holds a 26 per cent interest in Goldplat Recovery (Pty) Limited.

Nigel Wyatt

Mr. Nigel Patrick Gordon Wyatt serves as Non-Executive Director of the company. He has over 40 years of experience in the mining arena, having held senior positions in a number of mining and engineering companies, primarily in Southern Africa. This includes acting as Group Marketing Director of a De Beers subsidiary group, which was responsible for supplying specialised materials, engineering and technology to the industrial and mining sectors. Following this he was Commercial Director of Dunlop Industrial Products (Pty) Ltd, South Africa. Nigel is a mining engineer and a graduate of the Camborne School of Mines, England.

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