Mr Chapman joined the Avanco Board in April 2017 as an Independent Non-Executive Director.
Mr Chapman has considerable commercial skills gained across corporate finance and treasury, and a deep understanding of financial markets and the resources sector. His career has spanned senior commercial management roles at Western Mining, Alcoa and Minara Resources, before transitioning to board positions across a range of ASX mid and small-cap mining and development companies, notably Silver Lake Resources, where as a founding shareholder, he grew Silver Lake into an ASX 200 company, acting as Chairman until 2015.
Mr Chapman has a BComm Commerce from the University of Melbourne, and a Graduate Diploma in Taxation from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.
He is a member of The Australian Institute of Company Directors and The Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and The Institute of Chartered Accountants. He is resident in Australia.
Mr Chapman is currently the Non-Executive Chairman of Encounter Resources and Black Cat Syndicate.