Management

ANTON DU PLESSIS

CEO of Zinnwald Lithium Plc and Managing Director of Deutsche Lithium GmbH

Anton has over 20 years‘ experience in the finance sector. During this time, he held senior positions at several international investment banks including CIBC, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley with a focus on advising natural resources companies on the execution of strategic and financing transactions. He has worked on transactions across a range of commodities and for several leading global companies including Anglogold Ashanti, Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton. Prior to embarking on his investment banking career, Anton workd for the Anglo American group in a corporate finance and business development capacity.

TORSTEN BACHMANN

Managing Director of Deutsche Lithium GmbH

Dr Torsten Bachmann is Dipl.-Ing. of Environmental Technology and has a PhD in Chemistry. He has over 15 years’ experience in science and industry in the area of photovoltaics and inorganic chemistry and long-term experience in the management of national research projects. He was a team leader in the “Zinnwald Lithium Project” from 2011 to 2015, the Senior Manager Technology from 2017 to 2022 and Managing Director since April 2022.