David is a founder of Medea Capital Partners and has significant experience in australasian wealth investments limited mining investment and finance business across several institutions. Consultancy business at Oriel Securities in April 2011, which made investments in junior miners via a GBP10m principal book and then undertook project finance and strategic advisory work based on those cornerstone investments. Prior to Oriel, David spent 5 years at Société Générale as Vice President in the Mining division. Initially based in Sydney before moving to London, he focused on making principal investments in junior mining explorers and arranging Greenfields project finance for juniors in emerging jurisdictions, particularly in Africa and Asia-Pacific.
He was analyst for the bank’s principal investments book and sat on its Investment Committee from 2008. David is a New Zealand national and graduated from the University of Auckland with a Bachelors degree in Finance and Law. Leonidas joined Medea Capital Partners in 2013 and is a Partner in the firm covering both mining and oil and gas clients. Leonidas is responsible for origination and execution of investment and advisory mandates and has worked on a variety of projects covering precious and base metals as well as speciality metals such as Uranium.
Prior to joining, Leonidas worked in the London office of WestLB AG, the German emerging markets lender from 2007-12 as part of the Commodity Finance team as an Associate Director. Reserve-based Lending and Trade Financing solutions to a broad range of Oil and Gas and Metals clients across Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa. She has over 4 years experience as a corporate and commercial lawyer. Prior to qualifying as an English solicitor, she worked with Amarchand Mangaldas in India, where she acquired significant expertise in Indian securities law and private equity investments. She has also advised on several mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law.
Ansu is an Indian national and holds a B. National University of Advanced Legal Studies, India. Geoff joined Medea Capital Partners in 2016 as a consultant and became a partner in 2017. He is based in Singapore, representing the firm in Asia-Pacific, and has over 25 years of resources sector experience. Geologist with 14 years experience in Resources Fund Management, Project Finance and Corporate Advisory, firstly at Société Générale and then at Pacific Road Capital Management. Prior to this, he had 11 years Operational and Development experience at Ivanhoe Mines in Mongolia, Lion Ore International and Western Mining Corporation.
Geoff is an Australian national, he graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Geology and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment. Peter joined Medea Capital Partners in 2017 as a director based in New York and represents the firm in the Americas. He has over 30 years of metals and private equity experience, specialising in Latin America. The role included advising on sovereign and political risk for investment opportunities in Latin America. Jenrette, which became one of the firm’s most successful international ventures. Peter started his career as a metal trader for ACLI International. Peter is a US national and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Management from St Louis University.