The Board

Baker Steel Resources Trust’s board of independent directors has substantial mining sector experience and industry expertise


Howard Miles



Howard Myles currently acts as a non-executive director of a number of investment companies. He was a partner in Ernst & Young from 2001 until 2007 and was responsible for the Investment Funds Corporate Advisory team. He was previously with UBS Warburg from 1987 to 2001. He is a fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants and of The Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments.


Charles Hansard


Charles Hansard has over 30 years experience in the investment industry as a professional and in a non-executive capacity. He is currently a director and senior advisor on a number of boards including the Moore Capital group of funds. He has also served as a director of a number of mining companies. He commenced his career in South Africa with Anglo American Corporation and Fleming Martin as a mining analyst. He holds a BBS from Trinity College, Dublin.

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Fiona Perrott-Humphrey


Fiona Perrott-Humphrey has over 30 years’ experience in the mining finance industry in London and was a rated mining analyst for a number of stockbroking firms including James Capel, Cazenove and Citigroup (the latter as head of European Mining Research). She is a founder of a mining strategic consulting business, director of AIM Mining Research and Adviser to the Mining team at Rothschild and Co.

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John Falla


John qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst and Young in London, before transferring to its Corporate Finance Department, specialising in the valuation of unquoted shares and securities. On his return to Guernsey in 1996 he worked for an international bank before joining The International Stock Exchange (formerly the Channel Islands Stock Exchange) on its launch in 1998 as a member of the Market Authority. In 2000 Mr Falla joined the Edmond de Rothschild Group, where he provided corporate finance advice to international clients including open and closed-ended funds, and institutions with significant property interests. He was a director of a number of Edmond de Rothschild operating and investment entities, retiring in 2015.

Mr Falla has been a non-executive director of London listed companies for over 10 years and is an experienced audit committee chair. He is currently a director and audit committee chair of NB Private Equity Partners Limited and of Marble Point Loan Financing Limited.