Management Team

Mr Patrick Mutz CEO

Mr Mutz has more than 30 years of international mining industry experience in Board, executive, managerial and technical roles (Director, MD/CEO, Production Manager, Consultant, Research Director, Metallurgist) for private and publicly listed companies in all aspects of the industry from exploration through project development, mining and mineral processing operations as well as mine rehabilitation. He has been involved with underground, open-cut and in-situ mining and associated mineral processing operations targeting uranium, gold, silver, molybdenum, copper, platinum/palladium, zirconium, magnetite, rare earths and mineral sands. More recent assignments include Managing Director roles for several exploration, development and operating companies in Australia.


Patrick holds a Bachelor of Science degree (Honors) from the University of Phoenix in the United States and an MBA in Global Business Management. He is a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (FAusIMM) and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD).



Emma Vogel – WIM150 Project Director

Over 15 years’ experience in mining project development and operations including operational, development and management roles with ASX listed companies and multi-national organisations. Extensive experience in iron ore and mineral sands operations, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies, environmental permits and approvals.

Emma holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree (Mining) Honours and a Bachelor of Commerce degree  from the University of Ballarat and is a member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (MAusIMM)