Rob Johansen

Robert Johansen: Managing Director

Rob has bachelor degrees in Commerce, Law and Engineering from the University of Queensland with first class honours and a University Medal.

After graduation, Rob spent five years in operational and line management roles on mine sites in Australia and South Africa.  He then joined Barlow Jonker (now part of Wood Mackenzie) consulting on corporate, strategic and transactional matters in the mining space, working in a dozen countries. 

In conjunction with Barlow Jonker, Rob founded a transaction management business which managed resource industry transactions specialising in early stage and distressed assets, completing transactions involving BHP, Rio Tinto, Anglo American, Yanzhou, Mitsui, Cockatoo Coal, Gympie Gold, Cargill, Thiess, Solid Energy NZ, RungePincockMinarco, Custom Mining and a number of private clients.

Rob has spent six years as an ASX company director and ten years on the boards of numerous private companies, serving on audit, risk management, nomination and remuneration and due diligence committees.

Rob manages Adamelia's direct investment and resources portfolio and completed the acquisition of the Springsure, Andromeda, and Arcadia Projects.

Vanessa Johansen: Property Portfolio Manager

Vanessa manages the Group's real estate, with responsibility for identifying and transacting on real estate opportunities and managing maintenance, improvement and tenant issues for the group's property portfolio.

Vanessa has recently returned to the workplace after starting a family.  Prior to working with the group, Vanessa was a registered physiotherapist and injury advisor to the insurance industry.