Grant is a geologist with 40 years’ experience in the exploration, mining and financial sectors. This includes eight years as Chief Geologist with Elders Resources NZFP Ltd and five years as an Associate Director at Macquarie Bank. During his period with Elders he was associated with exploration and development successes including Red Dome, Selwyn, Wafi-Golpu, Glendell, Narama and Kidston. He was a co-founder of Anchor Resources Ltd and its Managing Director at the time of its sale to Chinese interests in 2011. He is also a co-founder and executive director of Breakaway Investment Group, a financial company that provides funds management, private equity and research services in the resource sector.