Galaxy is led by Chief Executive Officer Simon Hay. Mr Hay brings a wealth of project development skills which will assist Galaxy in unlocking value from its world class assets. The executive team has been bolstered with the addition of personnel experienced in developing international minerals projects as Galaxy gears up for the development of the Sal de Vida project.
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Director - Corporate Development
Executive - Major Projects
Mr Blackwell has over 20 years’ experience leading teams through the delivery of both green and brown field projects. Previously he worked for Iluka Resources (ASX:ILU) and was most recently appointed to oversee key strategic mineral and technological developments. Prior to this he successfully managed multiple capital projects across various phases of feasibility, execution and commissioning to establish sustainable mining and processing operations. He has extensive experience in construction techniques, contracting strategies and negotiations, risk management and stakeholder relations. Mr Blackwell has completed tertiary education in engineering, science and project management, plus specific learning in business administration and general management from both Deakin University and INSEAD.
Executive - Australian Operations
Executive - Human Resources
Company Secretary and General Counsel
Mr Sanders holds a Bachelor of Laws with Honours from the University of Western Australia and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Mr Sanders is a senior corporate lawyer with over 25 years’ experience, having held legal and commercial roles in top tier law firms and international resource companies. He has a broad range of experience in corporate governance, international mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiation and implementing resource projects. Mr Sanders has previously worked for Herbert Smith Freehills, King and Wood Mallesons in Perth and Clifford Chance in London, as well as acting as senior in-house counsel at Woodside Energy and Hess Exploration Australia.