IMDEX Limited

Board of Directors

Our Board has extensive professional expertise, business experience and technical knowledge of the mineral exploration, mining and technology industries. Members of the Board are well respected in these sectors and play an active role in our company’s strategic planning.

Mr Anthony Wooles

Non-Executive Chairman

BCom, MBA (Finance)

Appointed as Chairman 1 July 2016

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Economics)
  • MBA (Finance) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Graduate Diploma of Securities Analysis
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Senior Associate of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia
  • Chairman of Bhagwan Marine Pty Ltd
  • Diverse industry experience including: mining; oil and gas; power generation; manufacturing; telecommunications; food and beverages and retail
  • Previously Principal at Marakon Associates, a management consulting firm
  • Founder of PearlStreet Limited and the Trudo Group, a Perth-based shareholder value advisory firm
  • Consultant to a number of major companies including: BHP Minerals; Coles Myer; Telstra; Coca-Cola Amatil; FAL; and Western Power

Mr Bernie Ridgeway

Managing Director


Appointed to the Board 23 May 2000

  • Chartered Accountant Australia and New Zealand
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Over 36 years’ experience with public and private companies as a business owner, Director and Manager

Mr Kevin Dundo

Non-Executive Director

B. Comm, LLB

Appointed to the Board 14 January 2004

  • Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws
  • Member of the Law Society of Western Australia, Law Council of Western Australia, Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Society of Certified Practicing Accountants
  • Practicing lawyer, specializing in commercial and corporate law and in particular, mergers and acquisitions, with experience in the mining services and financial services industries
  • Director of Red 5 Limited and Cash Converters International Limited
  • Previously a Director of ORM Limited

Mr Ivan Gustavino

Non-Executive Director

B. Bus

Appointed to the Board 3 July 2015

  • Bachelor of Business from the Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
  • 25 years’ experience developing global technology businesses
  • Extensive experience as a corporate advisor within the resources sector
  • Previously a co-founding shareholder and Director of Surpac Software, now Dassault Systèmes GEOVIA Inc

Ms Sally-Anne Layman

Non-Executive Director

B Eng (Mining) Hon, B Com

Appointed to the Board 6 February 2017

  • First Class Mine Managers Certificate of Competency WA
  • Member of the CPA and the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • 22 years’ of diverse experience as a mining professional, corporate financier and advisor with significant international and cross commodity experience
  • Previously a Division Director of Macquarie Group Limited and Joint Head of the Perth office of the Metals, Mining & Agriculture Division