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

The Appian Team

ADAM FISHER

Principal

DESCRIPTION

Adam is a Principal in Appian’s Financial team, based in London. He is responsible for investment origination and evaluation, leading transaction execution and financial due diligence, portfolio monitoring and overseeing the finance team.

Prior to joining Appian, Adam spent 8 years in private equity and investment banking roles. He spent 5 years at Mubadala Investment Company diligencing, executing and managing investments primarily in its Mining, Aluminium, and Utilities sectors and 3 years at Deutsche Bank advising Metals and Mining companies on M&A and capital markets transactions.

Adam began his career serving 6 years as a submarine officer in the United States Navy. While in the Navy, he qualified as nuclear engineer and managed operations across various engineering disciplines.

Adam earned his Master’s in Business Administration from Harvard Business School and holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from the United States Naval Academy and Naval Postgraduate School.

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 Engineering

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