James Leahy

Having begun his career at the LME, James has spent the last 32 years involved with the mining industry in various roles, primarily on the finance side. He has worked on a wide range of projects, worldwide, ranging from industrial minerals, coal, iron ore, precious metals, copper, diamonds, borax, lithium and uranium. Having worked at James Capel, Credit Lyonnais, Nedbank, Canaccord and Mirabaud, he has gained invaluable  experience with international institutional fund managers, hedge funds, private equity and sector specialists.

He has been involved in a large number of IPO’s, as well as primary and secondary placings, developing junior companies through to production and beyond. Latterly he has developed his skills on the Corporate Governance side and is currently a director of the listed fund Geiger Counter Ltd.