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About Us

Our Team

The role of Centamin's Board is to act as guardian of the Company and the growth strategy.

The Board's main responsibilities are to develop, review and monitor the Company's long term business strategies and provide strategic direction to management.

Our Team

Ross Jerrard

Chief Financial Officer

Ross Jerrard was appointed CFO of...

Ross Jerrard was appointed CFO of Centamin plc on 18 April 2016. Before joining Centamin, Ross was lead audit partner with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Perth, where he was based for thirteen years.

Ross has led many teams providing audit and related financial advisory services to public companies, and national and international groups. Prior to moving to Australia, Ross worked in Southern Africa and the Middle East providing services for a range of resource companies. Specifically relevant to Centamin is that he spent three and a half years in Egypt, based in Cairo, acting for multinational companies operating in the region.

Ross is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA), the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Zimbabwe (ICAZ) and the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).

Youssef El-Raghy

General Manager – Egyptian Operations

As an officer graduate of the...

As an officer graduate of the Egyptian Police Academy, Youssef El-Raghy held senior management roles within the Egyptian Police force for a period in excess of ten years, having attained the rank of captain, prior to joining Centamin. Mr El-Raghy has extensive contacts within the government and industry and maintains excellent working relationships with all of the Company's stakeholders within Egypt.

Jonathan Stephens

Chief Development Officer

Jonathan Stephens joined Centamin in February...

Jonathan Stephens joined Centamin in February 2017 as Chief Development Officer.  Jonathan brings 20 years' investment banking experience at top tier firms including Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan, CIBC World Markets and RBC Capital Markets, where he was a managing director in the global mining team.

A mining sector specialist since 2003, Jonathan has delivered financial and strategic advice on merger and acquisition transactions, capital raisings and regulatory matters to a broad range of mining companies including Centamin, AngloGold Ashanti, Rio Tinto, Acacia Mining and First Quantum. Jonathan has a 1st class M.A. in Natural Sciences and an M.Phil in Management Studies, both from Cambridge University.


Darren Le Masurier

Company Secretary

Darren Le Masurier is a member...

Darren Le Masurier is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and has over 15 years' experience in corporate administration, governance and offshore regulation in Jersey.

Prior to joining Centamin, Darren worked at the fiduciary and law firm Ogier in Jersey for over ten years, providing professional company secretarial, accounting, administration and director services for a diverse range of corporate clients and structures.