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

GUY DE FREITAS

Principal

DESCRIPTION

Guy is a Principal on the Financial Team at Appian based in London. He is responsible for leading transaction execution and financial due diligence, assisting with deal sourcing, presenting new opportunities to the Investment Committee, portfolio monitoring and overseeing the finance team.

Prior to joining Appian, Guy spent 9 years with the metals and mining investment banking team at Macquarie Capital in both London and Johannesburg. During that time Guy worked on a broad range of M&A and financing transactions across all spectrums of geographies and commodities.

Guy holds a Bachelor of Business Science in Finance from the University of Cape Town and a Masters in Finance from INSEAD.

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

BARBARA MUEHLEISEN

Executive Assistant

MOYA WOODER

Office Manager

ROMINA ASTE

Executive Assistant