Board of Directors

Mr Shane Sikora – Managing Director

Diploma of Financial Planning FNS50615

Mr Sikora is a founding member of Rumble before becoming Managing Director in mid 2015. During that time Mr Sikora has been instrumental in project acquisitions, operations management, public relations and securing joint venture and financial partners.

Previous to Rumble Mr Sikora acquired over 10 years corporate experience in business development, strategic planning, project management and has been involved across many aspects of the exploration industry including capital raisings, Public Relations, IPO’s, project acquisitions, joint ventures, compliance and corporate governance.

Mr Brett Keillor – Technical Director

Bachelor of Applied Science (Mining Geology)

Brett Keillor is a geologist with over 30 years’ experience in the mining industry working across a diverse range of commodities. He has worked and reviewed exploration and development projects across the globe with Resolute Mining Ltd (ASX:RSG) and was recently Chief Geologist (Gold) for Independence Group NL (ASX: IGO) from 2002 to 2015 and remains a consultant to the group.

Brett was involved in the discovery of the Marymia gold deposit (1987 – 1994), from grass roots to first gold production and the Plutonic gold discovery in 1987. He also initiated exploration with Indee that led to the discovery of seven gold deposits in the Mallina Shear Zone. One of his most significant involvements was the initial targeting that led to the discovery of the Tropicana gold deposit for IGO. Brett is twice recipient of the AMEC Award “Prospector Of The Year”, for the Marymia discovery in 1998, and again in 2012 for the Tropicana discovery. In recent years played a significant part in the discovery of the (Bibra Karlawinda gold deposit).

Mr Matthew Banks – Non-Executive Director

Mr Banks has near two decades experience specialising in marketing and public relations and more recently in finance. During that time, he has developed strong relationships with a number of leading public and private companies as well as high net worth individuals from across a number of industries.

Mr Banks is Executive director of exploration company Wildcat Resources (ASX: WC8) and is a non-executive director of HitIQ Ltd, which is an Australian developed concussion technology trialling with the AFL and NRL in the 2019 seasons of both codes.

Mr Michael Smith (CA) – Non-Executive Director

Chartered Accountant

Mr Smith is a director of Smith Feutrill and is a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years experience in the accounting, business and taxation advice sectors. He is a Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia, a member of the ICAA’s Forensic Accounting Special Interest Group and was Chief Executive of a division of a publicly listed national financial services consolidator for five years overseeing significant growth in that time.


Mr Steven Wood CA (CA) – Company Secretary

Chartered Accountant

Mr Wood has specialised in corporate advisory, company secretarial and financial management services professionally since 2011. Steven is a Chartered Accountant, and has been involved in various private and seed capital raisings as well as successful ASX listings, whilst also providing company secretarial and financial management services to both ASX and unlisted public and private companies.

Mr Mark Carder – Exploration Manager

Graduate Certificate of Mineral Economics, Honours in Geology and a Bachelor of Science majoring in Geology

Mr Carder is a geologist with over 19 years’ experience in mining commodities including coal, gold, lead, zinc, copper, silver, iron ore and rare earths and has held senior geological roles with Crescent Gold, BC Iron, Carrick Gold, Millennium Minerals and Lynas Corporation. Mr Carder specialises in resource modelling and economic assessment.