Met Coal Vital Component of the Steel Industry

Board of Directors

Adam Lundin

Executive Chairman

Adam Lundin’s career in the natural resources industry spans nearly two decades with the Lundin Group of Companies, including Canadian Gold Hunter, Atacama Minerals and Red Back Mining. Mr. Lundin’s background includes Mining Technology, Securities and Investment Advisory, Marketing, International Finance and Capital Markets, as well as Executive Management. Mr. Lundin is a former board member of Lundin Gold Inc. and as of September 2017 is the President, CEO and a Director of Filo Mining Corp. Mr. Lundin has garnered significant international work experience forging his reputation in the world of finance and capital markets in Toronto and New York; ultimately leading to his role of Co-Lead of an internationally recognized securities firm in London, UK.

John H. Craig

Lead Director

  • A securities lawyer with a focus on equity financings both for underwriters and issuers with an emphasis on resource companies, TSE listings, dealings with TSX and OSC for listed public companies, takeovers and issuer bids and going private transactions.
  • Also involved with international resources in negotiation and drafting of mining, oil and gas concession agreements, joint venture agreements, operation agreements and farm-in agreements in a variety of countries.

Lukas Lundin


  • In 1982, Mr. Lundin headed International Petroleum Corporation’s oil and gas operations and was based in Dubai, U.A.E. From 1990 to 1995, he was President of International Musto Exploration Limited and was responsible for Musto’s acquisition of the Bajo de la Alumbrera deposit. Bajo de la Alumbrera was the subject of a $500 million takeover by Rio Algom and North Limited. Mr Lundin was also responsible for Argentina Gold and the discovery of the multi-million ounce Veladero gold deposit. Veladero was the subject of a $300 million takeover by Homestake in 1999. In addition, Mr. Lundin was a senior director of Lundin Oil and was instrumental in the $480 million takeover of Lundin Oil by Talisman Energy in 2001.
  • Mr. Lundin currently serves as chairman and director of a number of publicly traded natural resource-based companies.

Carmel Daniele


  • Founder of CD Capital Natural Resources Funds and serves as its Chief Investment Officer
  • Over 25 years of natural resources investment experience. Previously employed at RAB Capital Ltd and Normandy/Newmont Mining. Served as a Director of Brazil Potash Corp.
  • Carmel holds a Master of Laws (Corporate & Commercial) and Bachelor of Economics from the University of Adelaide and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Matt Simpson


  • Extensive experience in the construction, engineering and financing of bulk commodity projects including current role as CEO of Black Iron and former Mine General Manager at RioTinto‚Äôs Iron Ore Company of Canada operation where he was responsible for over 650 people to safely move in excess of 75MTpa of material
  • Senior member of teams that secured over US$900 million in project construction financing and arranging fully binding bid of ~US$3 billion to acquire a producing bulk commodities mine
  • Previously worked at Hatch Ltd. designing and constructing metallurgical refineries globally