Board & Management
Executive Chairman

Christopher Lambert

Chris has a background in financial services and commodity trading in London over a career spanning 25 years. He was head of global trading operations for a number of major banks and commodity houses. He has extensive experience in non-executive and executive Chairman roles for public companies and of asset identification and acquisition in the natural resources sector.

Chief Executive Officer

Charlie Long

Charlie is a mining specialist with industry and financial services experience. He started his career in mining over 20 years ago as the founder of a building materials quarrying company in China. He has worked as a sell-side mining analyst for over 10 years, including at Singer Capital Markets, Sanlam Securities and finnCap. Charlie was business development manager for AIM-listed Avesoro Resources and more recently CFO for Audere Solutions, a UK based risk management advisory group.

Non-Executive Director

Dominic Traynor

Dominic is a capital markets solicitor and company director with extensive experience in the public markets and corporate governance. He is a partner at City law firm, Druces and a director of EV Metals U.K. Ltd and an alternate director of EV Metals Group plc. His other corporate positions include director of Prism Group AG, a private equity firm focussed on Fintech and money services and MAST Energy Developments plc where he is a non-executive director and chairman of the audit committee. He was also a founding director of AIM-listed SigmaRoc plc.

Non-Executive Director

Russell Thomson

Russell is a professional accountant (CPA) with over 30 years working experience in the construction, engineering, railway, energy, natural resources and mining industries in Australia, SE Asia, USA and South Africa. He has been a Director and CFO of EV Metals Group plc since 2014 and is a director of all EV Metal subsidiaries. Russell was formerly the CFO and Director of ASX-listed Podium Minerals Limited.

Non-Executive Director

Andrew Daniels

Andrew is a geologist with over thirty (30) years of international mining, exploration and mining finance experience including management and supervisory experience at senior levels in open pit and underground mines and large-scale exploration programs. Experienced in the understanding of capital markets related to mining finance and corporate financing strategies in the mining industry. Extensive international experience working in the Middle East (Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Iran), Southeast Asia (Philippines), Former Soviet Union (Kazakhstan, Ukraine, and Russia), Cuba, Central and South America, India, Canada, Africa (Mali) and Australia with industry leading mining houses WMC, Anglo American, Minorco and Kilborn SNC-Lavalin.


Martyn Churchouse

Martyn is a geologist with over 35 years’ experience in Europe and Africa in exploration, mine development, feasibility and as a mine manager. He worked for Anglo American and Gold Fields before joining the Junior Mining Sector and has been involved in bringing several exploration companies to the AIM Market. Martyn was an adviser to Georgian Mining Corporation prior to which he was Senior Adviser New Business Development to Lundin Mining Corporation. He has been responsible for a number of discoveries and successful definitive feasibility studies.