In February 2023, Pantera completed the 100 % acquisition of Daytona Lithium the Superbird Lithium Brine Project in the ‘Smackover Formation’ in Southwest Arkansas.

Directly abuts Exxon Mobil’s (NYSE: XOM) Lithium Brine Project.

Other major lithium brine players in the region include Standard Lithium (NYSE: SLI) & Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) holding projects adjacent to Pantera.

Supported by 100 years of energy production, expertise, and infrastructure in Arkansas.

Targeting an O&G-style Direct Lithium Extraction (DLE) Project with Arkansas Smackover Brine containing elevated lithium concentrations (150-600+mg/L).

Close proximity to end users including major Gigafactories.

Board & Management

  • Barnaby Egerton-Warburton

    • Barnaby has over 30 years of investment banking, international investment and market experience with positions at JP Morgan (New York, Sydney, Hong Kong), BNP Equities (New York) and Prudential Securities (New York). 
    • He is currently Chairman of Arizona Lithium (ASX:AZL), Director of Lord Resources Limited (ASX:LRD) Non-Executive Director of the National Stock Exchange (ASX:NSX) Non-Executive Director of Diablo Resources Limited (DBO:ASX).

  • Tim Goldsmith

    • CEO of Rincon Mining Pty Limited until the asset was sold to Rio Tinto for US$825m in March 2022.4
    • During his tenure, Rincon significantly increased its resource to over 11Mt of LCE, changed its DLE process, constructed & operated a DLE pilot plan on site, prepared a PFS study and concluded a sale process.
    • Pantera will leverage his experience to assist in developing its lithium brine potential.
  • Matt Hansen

    • 12+ years’ broad legal experience.
    • Specialised in advising large & mid-cap companies on energy, resources and regulatory matters providing advice to resources companies, including Rio Tinto Exploration, Northern Star Resources, Billabong Gold, Western Areas and De Grey Mining.
  • Nick Payne

    • 25+ years as a geologist with extensive exploration and mining experience in Australia, Canada and the USA.
    • Experienced in dilling technology, downhole sensor technology and geological software development.
    • Member of the AlCD, Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and a Member of the Society of Economic Geologists.


The Company is pleased to make the following information on its corporate governance practices available on this website.


Company SecrataryBen Donovan
LawyersSteinepreis Paganin
AuditorsMann Judd
Registered OfficeLevel 2, 10 Outram Street, West Perth WA 6005
ContactT +61 8 9467 2604 | E info@panteraminerals.com
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