Ian Murray 

Councillor

Mr Murray is a qualified Chartered Accountant with more than 20 years’ corporate experience working for publicly listed resources companies. He is currently the Managing Director & CEO of Gold Road Resources Ltd.
 
Between 1997 and 2005 he held positions including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Executive Officer with DRDGOLD Ltd. Mr Murray oversaw major acquisitions, restructuring and stock exchange listings that grew DRDGOLD from a small, lease-bound South African miner into a globally listed multi-mine company producing over 1Moz of gold per annum at its peak. During this time he also served on the board of South African gold refinery Rand Refinery Limited and the internet-based commodity investment platform GoldMoney.com.
 
Prior to this he qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG, worked in Management Consulting with PricewaterhouseCoopers, worked in the South African Revenue Service and assisted in establishing one of South Africa’s most successful biotechnology companies.
 
Mr Murray joined the Gold Road Resources Board on 15 October 2007.