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

MARK MACHADO

Investment Associate

DESCRIPTION

Mark is a member of Appian’s Financial Team, currently based in Perth. Mark focuses on investment evaluation, transaction due diligence, execution and portfolio company oversight.

Prior to joining Appian, Mark worked as a mining production engineer for Northern Star Resources across their Kalgoorlie operations in Western Australia. His focus was on mine production, operational scheduling and project management. Prior to this, Mark worked at IGO Ltd’s Nova nickel operation as a geotechnical engineer engaged in the analysis and optimisation of underground workings. Mark commenced his career in natural resources project financing at Westpac Institutional Bank.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science and Finance and a Master of Engineering: Geotechnical from The University of Western Australia. He is pursuing a Master of Commerce in Applied Finance at The University of Sydney.

MICHAEL W. SCHERB

Founder and CEO

GUILLERMO KAELIN

Managing Partner

TONY REDMAN

Senior Operating Partner

GRAHAM BROWN

Senior Operating Partner

PAUL HARVEY

Senior Operating Partner

WILLIAM LAMB

Senior Operating Partner

MONICA PINTO

Chief Financial Officer

IGOR GONZALES

Chief Operating Officer (technical)

RICHARD JOHNSON

Global Head of Investor Relations

WINTA JARVIS

General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

TIMOTHY MISTER

Head of Credit & Royalties

GEOFFREY COHEN

Senior Advisor North America

PETER NICHOLSON

Senior Advisor Australia and Asia

JULIANA MARRECO

Co-Head of Clean Energy Solutions

RALPH PENNER

Director of Mining

KEN BRISEBOIS

Director, Mineral Evaluations

ADAM FISHER

Principal

PAUL SCHAFFER

Principal

DAMIEN BRYANT

Director, Processing and Metallurgy

AUGUSTO CHUNG

Director, Processing and Metallurgy

BENJAMIN MUSTON

Senior Vice President

ZETTI GAVELAN

Senior VP of Mining

JOSÉ MONTOYA

Vice President, Latin America

JEAN LAFLEUR

Senior Consultant, North America

MARCUS SCHOLZ

VP Mining

RICHARD HATCHER

Senior Geologist

DARREN PARSONS

Senior Geologist

DEREK MARLOW

Senior Associate / Corporate Development in Residence

CHRISTOPHER LINK

Senior Associate / Corporate Development in Residence

DAVID SACHT

Senior Associate

TOM BARROW

Investment Associate

STEFAN STROBELE

Investment Associate

MARK MACHADO

Investment Associate

RACHEL MCKAY

Senior Financial Controller

ANH LUONG

Fund Controller

MOYA WOODER

Office Manager

TOM DE NERT

Head of Marketing and Design/Graphics

ROMINA ASTE

Executive Assistant

CIOSA HANRAHAN

Executive Assistant

SANDRA LAMARO

Executive Assistant

BETHAN RICHARDS

Receptionist and Administrative Assistant