Meet Our Team
For many years he has been involved in the mining/exploration industry, as both a legal adviser and as a participant and director on various mining projects in Australia, Indonesia and the Philippines. He was involved, as both a legal adviser and as a director, in the establishment and floating of two mining/exploration companies and has held several public company directorships over a period of more than 15 years. He has been a director of Tasman Resources NL since the time of its incorporation in 1987.
His work in all these areas has covered many major commercial and litigious matters and has involved a very wide range of international, national, governmental and local clients. Doug has acted and continues to act as a director of a number of public companies.
Doug has appeared as counsel in all Western Australian and federal courts (including the High Court) and tribunals on a very wide range of commercial and other litigation matter
His experience has been gained predominantly from the front end of these commercial transactions that have included complex negotiations between various government departments, both domestic and international, on behalf of investment projects. Mr. Richardson was has been employed as a specialist business development executive in some of the most successful national financial services organisations.
Several of these investment companies have since become listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. He has gained extensive experience in evaluating investment opportunities, structuring projects and negotiating financial transactions to meet the expectations of the investment market, in particular the retail public.
Mr Richardson holds a Diploma in Financial planning from Deakin University in Victoria.