Management Team

Management Team

David Charles Linsley
David Charles LinsleyChief Executive Officer
David Charles Linsley is a former Executive Director of Behre Dolbear. Prior to his work with BD he was a co-founder of Northern Zinc, a group formed to acquire a near production zinc asset in upstate New York. Mr Linsley founded Sirius Investment Management LLP in 2005, a Gibraltar based multi strategy fund management group specialising in fund of funds and hedge fund products. The most notable fund launched was the Sirius Resource Fund which invested in global mining and resource transactions. Previously, in 1998, Mr Linsley was a co-founder and CEO of Cross Asset Management Ltd, a UK- based hedge fund management company which managed $500 million in assets across multiple strategies including Event Driven Equity and Credit. As a multi-strategy Europe-focused arbitrage firm, Cross was involved in mergers, corporate restructurings, IPOs and private placements across Europe. In 2005, Cross Asset Management was sold to RAB Capital, a specialist asset manager focusing on natural resource and long/short equity investments. Mr Linsley started his career at Lehman Brothers International in the prime brokerage and equity finance group, where he was involved with numerous hedge fund structures as an early participant in the London based hedge fund community. Mr Linsley has developed strong relationships with institutional funds internationally, including in Europe and the US. In addition, Mr Linsley has been involved in numerous financings in the mining and natural resource sectors around the world and has sat on the board of several mining companies.
Peter Bojtos
Peter BojtosPresident
Peter Bojtos is a professional Engineer with over 40 years of experience in the mining industry and a strong background in corporate management; including all facets of the industry from exploration through the feasibility study stage to mine construction, operations and decommissioning. He Graduated from the University of Leicester in 1972, following which he worked at a number of open-pit iron-ore and underground base-metal and uranium mines in West Africa, the United States and Canada. From 1990 to 1995 he was President & CEO of RFC Resource Finance Corp, President & CEO of Consolidated Nevada Goldfields Corp and was Chairman & CEO of Greenstone Resources Ltd. He has also been an independent director of numerous Canadian, US, Australian, London or European listed mining and exploration companies over the past 18 years. These include Birim Goldfields Inc., Desert Sun Mining Corp., Queenstake Resources Ltd., European Uranium Inc., US Gold Corp., Vaaldiam Resources Ltd. During the course of his career he has visited and evaluated properties in over 70 countries carrying out approximately 20 significant corporate acquisitions, mergers or sales that involved 24 operating mines; participating in the financing, development, building or reopening of 19 mines and has had a hand in the operation of 24 producing mines.
Paul Fenby
Paul FenbyChief Financial Officer
Paul has over 25 years' experience in natural resources, most recently as Group CFO of UK listed Asia Resource Minerals plc between 2013 and 2015. There he was responsible for both the London and Jakarta listed entities of the Indonesia focussed coal mining company. Immediately prior to joining Pembridge he was the Interim CFO at Smiths Detection, a division of Smiths Group plc. After qualifying in 1990 as an accountant in public practice he joined ExxonMobil where he held roles in finance, strategic planning, sales & marketing and external affairs. He then held senior international finance roles at BG plc and Petrofac plc, and has lived and worked in Egypt, Kazakhstan, Malaysia and Indonesia. Paul holds a degree from the University of Leicester, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Thomas Horton
Thomas HortonVice President Project Development
Thomas Horton is a mining professional with a range of work experience across Canada, Middle East, Europe and the UK. He joins Pembridge from Private Equity firm Duke Street Capital, where he was involved in deal execution and origination, following the completion of his MBA. Prior to this, Thomas was business development manager for MineARC Systems, where he successfully expanded the business across Europe and Middle East. Before MineARC, Thomas was at RFC Ambrian where he worked with a number of London and ASX listed mining and oil & gas clients in a corporate broking and capital markets capacity. Prior to RFC Ambrian, Thomas was as a project engineer in the Canadian mining industry working for AMEC and Fluor Corp, where he worked on Vale’s Long Harbour nickel processing plant construction, Freeport McMoran’s El Abra SX EW plant expansion, and the feasibility studies for BHP’s Jansen project and Agrium’s Vanscoy expansion project. Thomas holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from London Business School, and has a Master’s degree (MEng) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Manchester. Thomas is also Co-Chairman and Secretary for the Association of Mining Analysts
Nikolett Kovacs
Nikolett KovacsRegional Exploration Specialist
Nikolett Kovacs is a geologist, managing Pembridge’s regional exploration programmes from inception to completion. She received her BSc (Hons) from Memorial University of Newfoundland prior to starting her MSc in Geological Science from the University of British Columbia, which will be completed in 2018. She has spent the last three years of her professional career researching and working in the Minto Copper Belt during which, and before, she also worked as a geologist in Yukon for Banyan Gold Corp., Copper North Mining Corp., Archer, Cathro & Associates, Anthill Resources, and the Yukon Geological Survey. Her work has taken her to projects in the US, Chile, Bolivia, and China. Nikolett has organized, led, and participated in a number of national and international field trips, most notably in China and Mongolia. She has received several honours and awards for her technical papers and presentations.