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Chrysos Corporation Ltd (C79)

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C79's Principal Activity is the provision of assay technologies and services

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ASX Rank 603 of 2,413
Sector Rank 42 of 187

Key Fundamentals

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Sector Industrials
Similar Companies EOS / PPE / SRG
EPS $0.00
DPS $0.00
Book Value Per Share $0.00

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Corporate Overview

Chrysos Corporation Limited (C79) is a provider of assay services to the global mining industry through its ownership of the CSIRO-developed PhotonAssay technology, protected by patents in global markets. Chrysos end customers for PhotonAssay are: Gold and polymetallic mining companies and independent geochemistry services providers. The group currently has 33 contracted PhotonAssay units deployed and employs 46 people and operates from two offices in Australia with two further offices in Canada and Tanzania to be set up in 2022.

Incorporation Details

No incorporation details available.

Corporate Details

Head Office Urrbrae SA 5064
Registry Link Market Services
Auditor KPMG
Date Listed 6 May 2022

Upcoming Calendar (Forecasted)

No calendar entries available.

Dividend History

DPS and Yield calculations use the Pay Date.

Ex-Date Amount Franking Gross Type Payable
No dividends paid.

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Directors & Management

Directors & Management

Name Title Since Bio
Mr Dirk Moore Treasure Chief Executive Officer,Managing Director Feb 2022

Mr Dirk Moore Treasure

Chief Executive Officer,Managing Director

Mr Treasure has been an active member of the mining industry since 2006. He has both technical and corporate experience, with a background in mining related research and development. Mr Treasure spent seven years in novel metallurgical process design, employed by service providers and mining companies directly. He has designed, built, and managed pilot plants across various deployment scales for hydrometallurgical, pyrometallurgical and electrolytic technologies. During his time as Operations Manager of ABR Process Development, he oversaw development of technology from conceptual design to commercial application. His technical experience includes working as the high-pressure acid leach Metallurgist for First Quantum's Ravensthorpe Nickel Operations, project technologist for Metals Finance Australia and Operations Manager for ABR Process Development. As Chrysos' Founding CEO, Mr Treasure has led the Company since operations began in 2017 and, while working within RFC Ambrian, he oversaw Chrysos' seed capital raising, Company formation and managed the acquisition of the underlying PhotonAssay technology from Australia's national science agency, CSIRO.

Ms Kerry Jo-Anne Gleeson Non-Executive Director Jul 2021

Ms Kerry Jo-Anne Gleeson

Non-Executive Director

Ms Gleeson is an experienced non-executive director following a 25-year career as a senior executive and as a lawyer in both the UK and Australia. She has experience in international governance, strategic mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance transactions, as well as in risk and crisis management. Ms Gleeson is currently Non-Executive Director for ASX-listed St Barbara Limited (ASX:SBM), New Century Resources Limited (ASX:NCR) and Australian Strategic Materials (ASX:ASM). She is also the current Chair of Trinity College at the University of Melbourne. Ms Gleeson was a member of the Group Executive at Incitec Pivot Limited for 10 years until 2013, including as Company Secretary and General Counsel, with involvement across its international operations in explosives and chemicals, mining, transport and logistics. Ms Gleeson led Incitec Pivot's Corporate Affairs function across government, media and regulatory affairs, as well as leading international crises responses and major environmental remediation projects, and the Group's Culture & Values and Diversity programs. Earlier in her career, Ms Gleeson practised as a corporate lawyer, with Blake Dawson Waldron (now Ashurst) in Melbourne after a 10-year legal career in the UK, including as a corporate finance and transactional partner in an English law firm, focusing on mergers and acquisitions and initial public offerings. She is also a Member of the Risk and Finance Committee.

Mr Eric Ford Non-Executive Director Jun 2019

Mr Eric Ford

Non-Executive Director

Mr Ford has experience in the global mining industry in executive management and directorship roles. He is currently a Non-Executive Director with Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP), where he is Chairman of the Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability Committee and a member of the Nominating and Governance Committee. Previous roles have included Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Peabody Energy's Australian business unit, Chief Executive Officer of Anglo Coal Australia and Executive Director (Operations) with Anglo Platinum and numerous roles across local and international industry associations, including the Minerals Council of Australia. His prior experience includes numerous executive roles within globally recognised mining companies during a career that spans almost 50 years in the industry, including previous participation in the Coal Industry Advisory Board to the International Energy Agency. Mr Ford has led, built, and turned around complex businesses encompassing large workforces in diverse geographies, cultures, currencies, and languages. He is also Chair of the Environmental, Safety, Social and Governance Committee.

Mr Ivan Gustavo Mellado Non-Executive Director Dec 2016

Mr Ivan Gustavo Mellado

Non-Executive Director

Mr Mellado is a company director and corporate advisor with particular expertise in technology/ IP commercialisation, technology-driven corporate transactions and new venture development. He leads Mellado & Co, a specialist advisory practice delivering strategy and hands-on expertise to boards and management of innovative, high growth technology commercialisation companies and research institutions. Mr Mellado has over 25 years of experience in business development, strategic marketing, financing and general management, the last 15 of which have been focused on the commercialisation and early-stage growth of IP-based ventures. He has served as a director on numerous early-stage company boards and has acted for corporate clients and major research institutions on a range of commercialisation-related transactions including new venture development, IP licensing, capital raising and M&A. He is also a Member of the Risk and Finance Committee.

Mr Robert Henry Richard Adamson Non-Executive Chairman,Non-Executive Director Jun 2016

Mr Robert Henry Richard Adamson

Non-Executive Chairman,Non-Executive Director

Mr Adamson is an experienced chairman and director with history as a corporate adviser and investor in the resources and related industries sectors. He has over 35 years of professional experience, including 31 years in advisory and investment roles with RFC Group Companies. Mr Adamson is Executive Chairman of both RFC Ambrian Group Limited and RFC Ambrian Limited. He is also Chairman of NextOre Limited, a company owned by RFC Ambrian Group Limited, CSIRO and Advisian, formed to advance magnetic resonance ore sorting. He previously worked with Anglo America Corporation in South Africa. Mr Adamson has experience operating businesses as a principal of RFC Ambrian Group and having run a business for a long time. He is also a Member of the Risk and Finance Committee; and Member of the Environment, Safety, Social and Governance Committee.

Mr Robert Brett Boynton Non-Executive Director Jun 2016

Mr Robert Brett Boynton

Non-Executive Director

Mr Boynton has an international investment banking experience with UBS in London and New York, and Credit Suisse in Australia. He has advised on transactions and raised capital for energy, resources and technology sector companies, both at initial public offer and on the secondary markets. In his executive capacity he has managed cross-border acquisitions, joint ventures and divestments of several projects. Mr Boynton is now an active angel and venture capital investor in Australian start-up companies. Mr Boynton is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of London listed Tectonic Gold Plc and sits on the board of several private companies. He also Chairs Risk and Finance Committee.

Mr Anand Sundaraj Joint Company Secretary N/A
Mr Brett Coventry Chief Financial Officer,Joint Company Secretary N/A

Director Transactions

C79 directors must report any change in shareholding to the ASX within 5 business days.

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Date Director Type Amount Price Value Notes
17/05/22 Dirk Treasure Buy +31,694 $4.709 $149,243 On-market trade
16/05/22 Robert Boynton Buy +10,581 $4.758 $50,344 On-market trade
16/05/22 Ivan Mellado Buy +10,018 $4.977 $49,855 On-market trade
16/05/22 Kerry Gleeson Buy +4,347 $4.60 $19,996 On-market trade

Director Interests

The current holdings of C79 directors.

Director Last Notice Direct Shares Indirect Shares Options Convertibles
Dirk Treasure 17/05/2022 814,273 845,967 277,500 N/A
Ivan Mellado 16/05/2022 N/A 10,018 362,500 N/A
Robert Boynton 16/05/2022 N/A 10,581 362,500 N/A
Kerry Gleeson 16/05/2022 4,347 3,846 12,500 N/A
Eric Ford 12/06/2019 N/A 108,000 162,500 N/A
Robert Adamson 21/06/2016 N/A 7,890,500 175,000 N/A

Shareholder Info

Top 20 Shareholders

Data supplied by Morningstar and accurate on May 5, 2022.

It's not possible to publish a real-time Top 20 Shareholder list. Companies are not obliged to report this data (with the exception of Substantial Shareholders above 5%). If a company chooses to publish the data, it's usually once a year in their Annual Report.

All data is manually compiled so there might be a delay between the Annual Report being published and the data appearing on Market Index (<7 days for ASX 300 and up to 30 days for micro-caps).

Name Shares Capital
Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research 21,560,997 21.99%
Alchemy Securities Pty Ltd 6,945,000 7.08%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 6,487,071 6.62%
Adrian Knowles And Mary-Ellen Knowles 6,285,000 6.41%
JP Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 4,969,893 5.07%
Allan Anthony Mclellan 4,425,000 4.51%
UBS Nominees Pty Ltd 3,252,431 3.32%
CS Third Nominees Pty Ltd (Hsbc Cust Nom Au Ltd 13 A/C) 3,222,222 3.29%
May Wan Khor 2,240,616 2.29%
Brispot Nominees Pty Ltd (House Head Nominee A/C) 1,726,197 1.76%
Alwaha Fund Limited (Alwaha Fund Limited A/C) 1,611,110 1.64%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 1,504,477 1.53%
Asian Investment Management Services Ltd. 1,500,000 1.53%
Balroy Industries Pty Ltd 1,350,000 1.38%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited Gsco Eca 1,230,769 1.26%
Morgan Stanley Australia Securities (Nominee) Pty Limited (No 1 Account) 1,215,384 1.24%
William James Beament (The Beament Family Trust) 1,125,000 1.15%
National Nominees Limited 1,118,794 1.14%
CS Fourth Nominees Pty Limited (Settlement A/C) 1,116,382 1.14%
Mark James Allaby (Mark And Susan Allaby Family Trust) 1,100,000 1.12%

Shareholder Distribution

As reported in the most recent Annual Report.

Holding Size 1 - 1,000 1,001 - 5,000 5,001 - 10,000 10,001 - 100,000 100,001+ Total
No. of Shareholders 35 127 39 134 76 411

Substantial Shareholders

No Substantial Shareholders for C79 in our database.

Shareholders Buying

12 month transaction history compiled from ASX announcements.

Date Name Bought Previous % New %
06-05-22 Adrian and Mary Ellen Knowles 7,035,000 -- 7.18
06-05-22 Robert Henry Richard Adamson 7,890,500 -- 8.05
06-05-22 Regal Funds Management Pty Ltd 8,529,351 -- 8.70

Shareholders Selling

12 month transaction history compiled from ASX announcements.

No sell transactions reported by Substantial Shareholders in the past 12 months.

Historical Data

Share Price History

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Historical Data

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