Non-Executive Chairman of the BoardMr. Russell John Scrimshaw serves as NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of Cleveland Mining Co Ltd. effective August 28 2013. He retired as Executive Director and Deputy CEO of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd where he was part of the key management team that completed FMGs historymaking iron ore mine port and rail start up. At Fortescue he was a lead member of the team that raised A2.7 billion in what was the largest ever highyield Asia Pacific transaction the largest ever highyield bond raising one of the largest corporate bonds out of Australia and one of the largest in the resource sector worldwide. Russell has negotiated billions of dollars of offtake agreements signing agreements with approximately 50 steel mills including all ten of Chinas top ten steel mills. Russell is also Chairman of London Stock Exchangelisted Sirius Minerals Plc. Prior to Fortescue Metals Russell was a board member of Commonwealth Properties Ltd EDS Australia Mobilesoft Ltd Telecom New Zealand Australia Pty Ltd The Garvan Institute Foundation and Athletics Australia. He previously held executive positions within the Commonwealth Bank of Australia Optus Alcatel IBM and Amdahl USA.
Age: 65 Chairman Since 2013