Paul Lock is the founder and Managing Director of Pan Asia Metals, the only publicly traded battery metals company with advanced lithium projects in South-East Asia, strategically located in Thailand – the largest vehicle producer in the region.
With over a decade of mineral exploration experience in South East Asia, Paul is a seasoned expert in the industry. Before founding Pan Asia Metals, he served as a corporate adviser at Everspring Partners and worked in various roles in corporate advisory and leveraged finance at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. He also has experience as a derivatives trader and high-yield bond investor at Rothschild & Co and worked in the commodity trading division at Marubeni Corporation. Paul holds various academic qualifications, including a Master of Business Administration from Macquarie Graduate School of Management, and is a member of AusIMM.