Board & Senior Management

Randy Aduddell

Late Chairman- RIP 2021


With 30 years’ experience in mining throughout West and Central Africa, he has successfully led several private investment operations in mining and mineral trading. Randy is honorary Paramount Chief in Sierra Leone and is active in liaisons in Sierra Leone and advising the company with his extensive experience- and network. Randy is working- and living on the ground in Sierra Leone.

Ralf Kriege

Head Exploration & Mining

Board Member


An experienced highly educated geologist, with multidisciplinary technical and managerial experience gained throughout Europe, South America, Africa and Australia. He has been involved in exploration to mining of a variety of commodities including iron ore, base metals, gold, uranium and tantalum.

Ralf was involved at a managerial level of progressing significant projects from greenfields status to feasibility studies including Sundance’s Mbalam project in Cameroon and Congo. Ralf holds qualifications in geology from Mining University Freiberg (Germany), an MSc Exploration from Curtin University and an MBA from Southern Cross University (Australia).

Nardo Meijers

Head of logistics & Security


With extensive experience in logistics, transportation and mechanics Nardo is one of the key people to keep all running smoothly. He was self-employed and ran several garage companies in Europe, he is a skilled mechanic and knows how to keep everything going, also in difficult circumstances. Nardo has several years Africa experience in several countries.

Edward Meijers

CEO, Chairman

Board Member


With an extensive experience in sales- and building companies to a successful operation, he successfully led private investment operations in mining- and commodity trading. He has 10 years of African experience over a number of Sub-Saharan countries. Edward works- and lives on the ground in Africa.

Frank van Sande

Director Precious Stone


Frank van Sande has over 30 year’s experience as a an appraiser for rough diamonds.  He is a highly skilled specialist on rough goods from Africa and Russia. Frank has been most of his life abroad and with that stationary for a long time in Russia and several African countries. The specialism of Frank is the sourcing- and appraising of rough goods. The sales process of the rough goods and the execution of rough to a cut stone are the specialisms of Frank. There is a decade of experience where Frank was responsible for the production from rough to cut stones for one of the largest diamond companies in Russia. When real big stone need to be cut Frank is regularly flown in to appraise those stone with his expertise. Also difficult stones belong to his expertise.



Lamin Mansaray

Country Manager


Saidu Bah

Head of Transportation & Driver Education


 Mohamed Sesay 

Head of Plant & Minerals Security


James Kokero

Public Relations Officer


 Anthony Tarawalay 

Superintendent of Local Labour


Samuel Gendemeh

Southern District Manager