Robert Downey B.Ed., LL.B (Hons) (Non-Executive Chairman)

Mr Robert Downey is a qualified solicitor who has practised mainly in the areas of international resource law, corporate law and initial public offerings, as well as mergers and acquisitions. He has extensive experience as an advisor, founder and director of various ASX, TSX and AIM companies. Mr Downey is currently a partner at Dominion Legal, a boutique law firm in Perth. 

John Goody (Non-Executive Technical Director)

John Goody is a Member of the Australian Geological Society with over 45 years’ experience in minerals exploration in Australia and overseas. He was a founding director of Aeon Metals Ltd (ASX: AML), which owns the 17.6mt Walford Creek Copper project and is currently a director of minerals exploration company Cobalt Queensland Pty Ltd. John brings a high level of technical expertise and deep understanding of Metasearch's newly acquired Abercorn Project.

Keong Chan (Non-Executive Director) 

Mr Chan spent his early career working with PWC Australia and Deloitte in Canberra, Sydney and Perth and has significant corporate experience in capital raisings, initial public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and takeovers and divestments. Mr Chan has also been a director on the boards of a number of ASX listed companies and has accumulated a vast network of relationships across a number of industries, bringing these connections and his expertise to his role as an Executive Director of Metalsearch.

Jeremy Read (Non-Executive Director)

Mr Jeremy Read is a seasoned minerals resource industry executive, having worked on a broad range of precious and base metals projects in Australia, Africa, North America, India and Scandinavia. He has been the Managing Director of four ASX listed resource companies. Mr Read has also listed companies on the AIM and Botswana Stock Exchange. Mr Read has extensive exploration experience for gold, nickel sulphides, and copper. Mr Read spent 11 years working for BHP in Africa and Australia but since 2003 has concentrated on developing junior mineral resource companies.