ADMINISTRATIVE PERSONNEL

Priy Jayasuriya, Chief Financial Officer Priy is an innovative and solutions focused Chartered Accountant with over 20 years extensive commercial and Big 4 experience.  Priy has worked across diverse industries in demanding international environments in Australia, Singapore and the United States of America and brings a range of expertise in the areas of due diligence, internal control, corporate governance, international financial reporting and statutory compliance. Priy commenced his career with Ernst & Young and holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Queensland and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Priy has significant experience in mergers and acquisitions, with a strong background in financial management and reporting, as well as working with cross cultural teams. 

Priy Jayasuriya, Chief Financial Officer

Priy is an innovative and solutions focused Chartered Accountant with over 20 years extensive commercial and Big 4 experience.  Priy has worked across diverse industries in demanding international environments in Australia, Singapore and the United States of America and brings a range of expertise in the areas of due diligence, internal control, corporate governance, international financial reporting and statutory compliance.

Priy commenced his career with Ernst & Young and holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Queensland and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.

Priy has significant experience in mergers and acquisitions, with a strong background in financial management and reporting, as well as working with cross cultural teams. 

Karl Schlobohm, Company Secretary Karl has over 25 years' experience in the accounting profession across a wide range of business and industries. He has previously been contracted into CFO roles with ASX-listed resource companies Discovery Metals Limited and Meridian Minerals Limited, and as Company Secretary of ASX-listed Linc Energy Limited, Agenix Limited, Discovery Metals Limited and Global Seafood Australia Limited.  Mr Schlobohm is a Chartered Accountant and holds Bachelor Degrees in Commerce and in Economics, and a Master Degree in Taxation. Mr Schlobohm is also contracted to act as the Company Secretary of ASX-listed DGR Global Limited, Dark Horse Resources Limited, Aus Tin Mining Limited and Armour Energy Limited. 

Karl Schlobohm, Company Secretary

Karl has over 25 years' experience in the accounting profession across a wide range of business and industries. He has previously been contracted into CFO roles with ASX-listed resource companies Discovery Metals Limited and Meridian Minerals Limited, and as Company Secretary of ASX-listed Linc Energy Limited, Agenix Limited, Discovery Metals Limited and Global Seafood Australia Limited. 

Mr Schlobohm is a Chartered Accountant and holds Bachelor Degrees in Commerce and in Economics, and a Master Degree in Taxation.

Mr Schlobohm is also contracted to act as the Company Secretary of ASX-listed DGR Global Limited, Dark Horse Resources Limited, Aus Tin Mining Limited and Armour Energy Limited. 

Lazaro Roque-Albelo, Manager Latin American Affairs Dr Lazaro Roque Albelo was appointed as Manager of Latin American Affairs in September 2014. In this role he oversees SolGold License-to-Operate in the flagship project Cascabel in Northern Ecuador and provides strategic advice and support to the organization in the areas of Community Relations, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Financial Management, Environment, Government Relations, Safety and Health and Security. With more than 20 year of experience in Environmental Research, Sustainability, Management, Stakeholder relations and International development, Dr. Roque-Albelo act as vice-president of Exploraciones Novomining S.A and other SolGold’s subsidiaries companies in South America. Previously, he held a number of senior management positions with leading Australian environmental firms supporting the Western Australian operations of mining companies such as BHP Billiton, Fortescue Metals Group, Rio Tinto, Newcrest Mining, etc and international NGOs. Dr Roque-Albelo spent 15 years living and working in projects in Latin America, including, Cuba, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil and Chile. Dr. Roque Albelo holds a Philosophical Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Environmental Sciences and Management from Cardiff University, Wales and had completed higher education studies in environmental management and business administration at Oxford University, UK and in  Australian institutions.

Lazaro Roque-Albelo, Manager Latin American Affairs

Dr Lazaro Roque Albelo was appointed as Manager of Latin American Affairs in September 2014. In this role he oversees SolGold License-to-Operate in the flagship project Cascabel in Northern Ecuador and provides strategic advice and support to the organization in the areas of Community Relations, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Financial Management, Environment, Government Relations, Safety and Health and Security.

With more than 20 year of experience in Environmental Research, Sustainability, Management, Stakeholder relations and International development, Dr. Roque-Albelo act as vice-president of Exploraciones Novomining S.A and other SolGold’s subsidiaries companies in South America. Previously, he held a number of senior management positions with leading Australian environmental firms supporting the Western Australian operations of mining companies such as BHP Billiton, Fortescue Metals Group, Rio Tinto, Newcrest Mining, etc and international NGOs. Dr Roque-Albelo spent 15 years living and working in projects in Latin America, including, Cuba, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil and Chile.

Dr. Roque Albelo holds a Philosophical Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Environmental Sciences and Management from Cardiff University, Wales and had completed higher education studies in environmental management and business administration at Oxford University, UK and in  Australian institutions.