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

WINTA JARVIS

General Counsel

RALPH PENNER

Director of Mining

GEOFFREY COHEN

Senior Advisor North America

ROBERT SENNITT

Senior Advisor Australia

GUY DE FREITAS

Principal

ADAM FISHER

Principal

KEN BRISEBOIS

Senior VP Resources

MARTIN PAWLITSCHEK

Senior VP Geology

MARCUS SCHOLZ

VP Mining

DAMIEN BRYANT

VP Metallurgy

RICHARD HATCHER

Senior Geologist

BENJAMIN MUSTON

Vice President

JP ASALGADO

Mining Engineer

CARLOS LUDOWIEG

Senior Associate

JAMES SCAIFE

Investment Associate

NICOLAS COOKSON

Investment Associate

DANIEL ROTTMAN

Investment Associate

MATTHEW VOKES

Investment Associate

HASAN KERMALI

Financial Controller

BARBARA MUEHLEISEN

Executive Assistant

MOYA WOODER

Office Manager

ROMINA ASTE

Executive Assistant

CIOSA HANRAHAN

Administrative Assistant

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.