Chris Shepherd joined Pallinghurst in 2010 and has 20 years’ experience in international finance, investment banking and private equity. He is a former investment banker and has extensive experience in transaction origination, structuring and execution in the mining sector.
Mining Engineer Spiro Pippos oversees our mining engineering and mine management upstream effort.
Spiro is Australian and holds an MBA from London Business School.
Geologist Alex Middleton will be spearheading our geological analysis. Alex is British and earned a PhD with a focus on geochemistry as well as natural resource research and development from University of Queensland, Australia
Chief Compliance Officer
Chief Compliance Officer Anthony Payne is in charge of regulatory compliance throughout The Pallinghurst Group, along with ensuring the group adheres to positive ESG practices and global tax regimes.
Associate Richard Dudley conducts research and financial analysis for the investment and corporate finance team on both prospective and existing Pallinghurst projects.
HR and Operations Manager
Human Resources and Operations Manager Alice Coslett delivers wide ranging expertise to The Pallinghurst Group. Alongside managing these fundamental personnel processes, her role extends to supporting the Finance Team and advising Management.
Executive Assistant Carissa Mosser provides high-level secretarial, administrative and information management support to Andrew Willis and the wider team. Carissa holds a BA (Hons), degree in Geography, Business and the Environment from the University of Nottingham.
Ulandi has a wealth of experience in her field of expertise in the mining industry. In her earlier career she was Assistant to the Chief Consulting Metallurgist of General Mining Union Corporation and later joined the office of Brian Gilbertson, Chairman of Gencor and Billiton as his Personal and Executive Assistant.
Metallurgist Zama Ntombela is in charge of our processing and downstream analysis.
Zama is South African and has earned a master’s degree in Management of Finance and Investment (Wits Business School).
Office Administrator Eve James joined The Pallinghurst Group in 2018 providing varied administrative support to the London Team, including senior members within the core investment and compliance teams.