Century Cobalt is dedicated to building an exceptional team of professionals marked by business and operational excellence.

We understand our success depends on our team's experience in sound business development and in managing large scale exploration and development programs, both internationally and on the ground in the US.

Alexander Stanbury
President, CEO & Director

Alexander Stanbury represents executive strengths across the fields of business development and consultation, corporate finance and the Natural Resources sector.

In 2011, Mr. Stanbury founded HASS Advisors Limited. Drawing on his experience and training, the consultancy firm provides guidance regarding growth strategies, project finance, and raising capital through private equity firms and private placements.

Mr. Stanbury's prior corporate finance consultancy experience includes the origination and syndication of both private and public placements for companies within the Natural Resources sector for the boutique merchant bank Prosdocimi Limited.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Stanbury served as Associate Director with the London-based investment bank Dawnay, Day Corporate Finance Limited, where he specialized in equity capital markets, M&A, and providing financial advisory services including research, analysis and transaction structuring and execution.

Mr. Stanbury also gained hedge fund management experience through his time at the New York-based firm Lindemann Capital Partners LLP, and received training from the New York Institute of Finance.

Richard Belcher
Independent Consulting Geologist

Richard Belcher is an exploration geologist by training and has over 15 years’ experience in academia, government and industry working in Europe and Africa. Richard specializes in the design, implementation and management of exploration projects from grassroots to pre-resource, as well as the review and evaluation of exploration projects and properties in a variety of commodities.

He holds a BSc (Hons) Geology (Cardiff University, UK), MSc Finance (Leicester University, UK) and a PhD Geology (Stellenbosch University, RSA) and is a Qualified Person for exploration reporting. He is a chartered geologist (CGeol, Geological Society of London, UK) a European geologist (EurGeol, European Federation of Geologists) and a Professional Natural Scientists (Pr. Nat. Sci., South African Council for Natural Scientific Professionals).

Lester Kemp
Operations manager

Lester graduated in 1990 with a Masters Degree from the Royal School of Mines, University of London, England (UK) and went on to work with GeoScience Limited in Ascot before running a gold exploration camp in Guyana.

After completing his MBA, Lester worked with various junior resource companies operating throughout Africa / Europe and Scandinavia. Lester was co-founder of Mantle Diamonds Limited and is the co-founder of Arabian Nubian Resources.

Greg Hunt
Project Manager

Greg has over thirty years’ experience in applying geology and hands on management expertise to reduce investment risks, increase mine safety, and improve productivity and effectiveness of mining operations. Greg has expertise in planning and managing domestic mining exploration and production, domestic and international mine acquisitions, applied mine geology, structural geology, computer modeling, geotechnology/ground-control and groundwater investigations and management.

He graduated in 1983 with an M.S. Geology from Brigham Young University (Igneous Petrology and Structure) and in 1979 with B.S. Geology from Weber State College (chemistry minor w/analytical emphasis). Greg has extensive training in geological computer modeling.

Greg is also a Member of the Geological Society of America.

Michael Landvig Keller
Project Geologist

Michael graduated as the Honor Graduate of Geology from the College of Eastern Utah in 2005 and senior of the year of the Utah State Geology Department in 2008. He subsequently attended the International Masters Programme of Sustainable Energy at the Iceland School of Energy in Reykjavik.

He has worked across Colorado, Utah and Texas as a contractor Geologist and Researcher for Geo-Hunt Consulting, Harrison Land Services (ancillary to NORAM Engineering and Constructors Ltd.), Bowie Resources and Wasatch Natural Resources.

Coleman Meredith
Student Geologist

Coleman Meredith is a senior at University of Idaho, Environmental Geology track, graduating in 2019.

Coleman worked for the Idaho Department of Lands for four years and Selkirk Timberland Services for two years. He then served in the US Army for five years reaching the rank of Sergeant in the 82nd Airborne's 2nd Battalion 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment.