Leadership Team

A collective of bright minds, playing an active role in turning vision into reality. Far from being mere figureheads, our hands-on owners set the bar for excellence across all facets of our business, actively participating in daily operations to ensure we meet and exceed our goals.

With decades of experience in both the Australian and international mining and resource industry, Vitrinite’s dynamic and committed leadership team are united in their tireless commitment to excellence, driving outsized returns for shareholders and stakeholders alike.

Board Of Directors

Nick Williams

Co-Founder & managing Director

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Alyce Nielsen

Director

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Matt Burgess

Non-Executive Director

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Laz Nikeas

Non–Executive Director

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Mick Callan

Executive Director & COO

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Ryan Welker

Co-Founder & Chairman

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Senior Leadership

Jamey Mitchelson

General Manager –
Open Cut Operations

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Ben-Louis Ludik

Chief Financial Officer
& Co-Company Secretary

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Ben Wood

Principal Mining Engineer

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Lisa Ryan

Infrastructure & Logistics Manager

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Krystal Wedge

Co-Company Secretary

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Gary Ballantine

Principal Geologist

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