The highly experienced technical and financial team, has overseen 60+ mine builds and over US$200bn of mining sector transactions, and works in a close and collaborative manner with management teams to deliver optimal results

A WORLD CLASS MANAGEMENT TEAM

MICHAEL W. SCHERB

Founder and CEO

GUILLERMO KAELIN

Managing Partner

TONY REDMAN

Senior Operating Partner

ROBIN MILLS

Senior Operating Partner

JOS HAUMANN

Senior Operating Partner

COLIN PATON

CFO

RALPH PENNER

Director of Mining Engineering

GUY DE FREITAS

Principal

KEN BRISEBOIS

Senior VP Resources

MARTIN PAWLITSCHEK

Senior VP Geology

MARCUS SCHOLZ

VP Mining

DAMIEN BRYANT

VP Metallurgy

BENJAMIN MUSTON

Vice President

JP ASALGADO

Senior Mining Engineer

CARLOS LUDOWIEG

Senior Associate

DANIEL ROTTMAN

Investment Associate

CHRISTOPHER LINARES

Investment Associate

HASAN KERMALI

Financial Controller

A world class management team bringing together a great depth of expertise and knowledge from major mining houses, private equity and mining investment banking.

World-class technical and financial teams bringing together over 300 years of mining sector experience and knowledge from major mining houses, private equity firms and bulge bracket investment banks.

The Team has collectively brought 60+ mines into production and managed transactions in excess of $200 billion. This provides Appian with a unique skillset enabling it to help its portfolio companies to maximise value for shareholders.