Brian Kinsella
  • Experienced resources industry executive and resources advisor
  • Specialises in M&A, corporate strategy, major commercial transactions
  • Previously Head of M&A at Newcrest Mining, CFO at Oceana Gold, and Finance Director at Fluor Australia
  • Bachelor Of Commerce, University of Wollongong; Diploma Corporate Management, ICS; CPA

Recent Transactions

  • Adviser to Cassini Resources in relation to takeover by Oz Minerals
  • Explaurum’s defence in relation to Ramelius Resources’ takeover
  • Stanmore Coal’s acquisition of Wotonga South
  • Advising Oz Minerals with regard to various strategic acquisition options
  • Evolution Mining’s acquisition of the Marsden Copper and Gold Deposit
  • Advisor to Diversified Minerals in relation to the sale of the Dargues and Henty gold mines in NSW and Tasmania respectively

Other Notable Transactions

  • Takeover of Lihir Gold by Newcrest ($10bn)
  • Newcrest’s acquisition of a 50% interest in Marobe JV (Wafi-Golpu project) from Harmony Gold ($530m)
  • Formation of Evolution Mining including vending of Newcrest’s Cracow and Mt Rawdon mines for a 30% cornerstone stake in Evolution