Potter has a strong track record in mining finance. He is currently a director of Metal Tiger Plc (LON:MTR), and was formerly chief investment officer at Anglo Pacific Group PLC (LON:APF), the London-based mining royalty specialist.
He is also the founder of Sita Capital Partners LLP, an investment management and advisory firm specialising in investments in the mining industry.
Prior to Anglo Pacific, Mark was a founding member and Investment Principal for Audley Capital Advisors LLP, a London based activist hedge fund, where he was responsible for managing all natural resources investments.
"We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mark as a non-executive director of Thor,” said Thor’s executive chairman Mick Billing.
“Mark is a director of Metal Tiger Plc, a major shareholder of Thor, and we are delighted to be able to further strengthen our ties with Metal Tiger. Mark has an outstanding background in commercial aspects of the resources industry, and we are very pleased to add his strengths to our team."