Xanadu's management team is dedicated to engaging professionally and responsibly with our communities, partners and other stakeholders whilst building shareholder value.

Munkhsaikhan Dambiinyam

Munkhsaikhan Dambiinyam

Chief Operating Officer

B.Acc (Honours), MSc Fin, GAICD

Munkhsaikhan is a finance professional with more than 10 years of experience in mining, mining services and financial advisory. Munkhsaikhan was formerly CFO at Xanadu Mines and previously held both CFO and Executive Director positions at a mining services firm with operations in Central Asia. Munkhsaikhan holds a Master of Science in Finance from the University of Utah and completed an Executive Program at Western University. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).


Phil Mackey

Phil Mackey

Company Secretary

B Bus

Phil was appointed Company Secretary of Xanadu in May 2016. Phil has over three decades of listed and unlisted company secretarial and commercial experience, including multi-jurisdictional board practice as both a company secretary and a director. Previously, Phil served as Company Secretary of ASX and SGX dual listed Australand Group Limited (a quadruple stapled group) and Deputy Company Secretary of AMP Limited. Phil's commercial experience includes appointment as Chief Operating Officer (Specialised Funds) at Babcock & BrownPhil is a Fellow of the Governance Institute Australia and a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Spencer Cole

Chief Financial Officer

MBA, MScEng, BScEng, CPA

Spencer is a commercial executive with more than 20 years in the resources sector across multiple disciplines of commercial, financial, engineering and operations.  He has held corporate, operational and commercial roles in Australia and Indonesia with ABA Resources and Newcrest Mining and in the United States with ExxonMobil and Northrop Grumman.  He most recently held the positions of General Manager Commercial at ABA Resources and General Manager Project Delivery at Newcrest Mining. 

Spencer holds a MBA from University of Southern California, a MS-Eng from California Polytechnic University, and a BS-Eng from University of California Davis.  He is a member of CPA Australia and AusIMM.


Mat Brown

Chief Geologist


Mat has over 20 years of experience as an exploration geologist in porphyry, epithermal and iron oxide copper gold-style mineralisation in the circum-Pacific region and Australia and applies cutting edge methods of structural geology and geochemistry towards gold and base metals exploration. He has previously worked with Ivanhoe Mines for ten years, including six years as Exploration Manager in Cloncurry, Australia. He has been involved with several greenfields discoveries including the Merlin high-grade molybdenum and SWAN copper-gold deposits; and brownfields projects at Osborne, Kulthor, and Starra.