About Company

Management Team

Cliff Bream

President and CEO

Mr. Bream is a seasoned executive, turnaround expert, and investor with over 30 years experience leading companies in the telecommunications, computer, office products, and packaged goods sectors. He has managed public and private companies as President/CEO, has served as a senior executive at Fortune 500 corporations, and has worked in environments ranging in revenue from $1 million to over $15 billion. Mr. Bream was appointed President and CEO of Next Graphite, Inc. in October 2013. Prior to this he served as Senior Managing Director at a national specialty financial advisory services firm, and as Senior Managing Director at a turnaround and restructuring firm. Mr. Bream holds a B.S. from the United States Naval Academy and earned an MBA from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.

Michael Doron

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Doron is an experienced entrepreneur, international business leader, and independent board member. As a strategic planner, based in Stockholm, Sweden, Mr. Doron has used his background as CFO, COO, EVP, consultant, and lobbyist to devise effective tactics in achieving financial goals while mitigating risk, increasing revenues, and driving productivity. In the public company arena, Mr. Doron currently serves as Chairman of Next Graphite Inc. (OTC QX: GPNE), and Chairman and Secretary at Great East Energy, Inc. (OTC QX: GASE). Mr. Doron serves on the Board of Directors at MusclePharm Corp. (OTC QB: MSLP) where he is Chairman of its Governance and Nomination Committees, and a member of the Audit Committee.

Gilbert Jemwa

Geologist & Namibia Country Manager

Mr. Jemwa has done extensive field and managerial work for the Namibian government and various regional and international organizations and companies. He worked as Principal Economic Geologist and later Consultant at the Ministry of Mines and Energy of Namibia. He has also worked for a number of international clients, including Rio Tinto, Ngezi Mining, TeckComico, Kudu Resources (Australia), Deustche Investments Corporation (Hong Kong), Sabre Resources, Zhonghe Resources Development Namibia, and Consolidated Mining Services. The nature of his work included data collection and report compilation, bulk sampling, technical due diligence, design exploration, exploration techniques, geological mapping, and design and manage sampling programs.

Mr. Jemwa is a holder of a Master’s Degree (Upper Second) in Exploration Geology from the University of Zimbabwe and a Post Graduate Diploma in Mineral Exploration and Resources Evaluation from the Netherlands.