Our Management and operations team at OroTree are all like-minded dynamic and highly focused professionals with long and outstanding careers in the resource sector. From mining entrepreneurs through technology innovations, mine finders to community relationship builders the team members provide extensive and proven hands on experience to OroTree.
Our management and board share the belief that successful organisations are built on the trusting relationships between people.
Mining Advisor to OroTree
Izak Marais is a mining engineer with 24 years of experience in the South African mining industry in both open cut and underground mining environments. He has also spent substantial time at a strategic management level, specialising in combining technical expertise with employee engagement. His long career involves him being at the helm of affairs at the reputed Gold One Group and Sallies Limited as well as various roles in Gold Fields Limited. Presently he is the Managing Director of Njovu Mining Services Pty Limited.
Dr Le-Marlie Marais
Advisor to OroTree – Strategy & Stakeholder Engagement
Le-Marlie Marais is an organisational development professional with a doctorate in business administration specialising in employee engagement. She has been associated with the South African mining industry in various roles in the Gold One Group and Sallies Limited over the past 18 years, she is also the Managing Director of Njovu Mining Services Pty Limited. She uses her skills in combining organisational and community engagement, contributing to business effectiveness and profitability.
Siddharth Muricken joined the OroTree team in June 2018 initially focussed on reviewing the regulatory framework within India in respect to digital money technology. Since September he has been focused on the legal side of OroTree’s asset transactions, reporting legal opinion to the board. Siddharth has an in-depth knowledge of the legal and financial systems in India and international business and provides focus for our long-term strategies.