Simon Noon is an experienced business executive and was a co-founder and Managing Director of West Rock Resources Ltd, until it was acquired by Pacifico Minerals Ltd in 2013. Mr Noon was instrumental in the planning and execution of West Rock's Colombian strategy, building a first class team of industry professionals in the country, developing key local relationships and securing all current projects and applications in West Rock's portfolio. Mr Noon has an excellent track record in business development, with a proven ability to lead diverse teams of professionals, successfully identify potential opportunities and develop effective strategies. Prior to establishing West Rock Resources in 2011, Mr Noon was the Executive Director of ASX listed company, Groote Resources Ltd, where he managed the company from a market capitalisation of under $5 million to market highs in excess of $100 million. Mr Noon is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and an Associate Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management.