Mr. Bird has over 40 years of experience in the
mining industry and is a UK Chartered Mining Engineer.
He has spent the formidable part of his career in the
mining sector, holding senior management positions in
coal, gold, nickel and industrial metal companies. In
the early 1990s, Mr. Bird worked in corporate finance
and was a the Managing Director of Lion Mining Finance
Limited and Lion Capital Corporation Limited based in
London, UK. In the late 1990's he was responsible for
advising several successful mining companies and was the
founder of Jubilee Platinum plc and Kiwara Resources. He
was also involved in a number of public issues in Europe
and South Africa. He is currently Non Executive Chairman
of Jubilee and Executive Director of SacOil Holdings
Limited in South Africa.