Taso Arima

Taso Arima

Formal First Name
Anastasios (Taso)

Anastasios Arima is Managing Director and Co-founder of IperionX, a leading developer of US-based sustainable mineral and critical material supply chains for the world’s advanced industries. Taso is a resource company executive with a strong history of identifying company-making resource projects, and is highly-regarded by the investment community for his ability to identify and develop new build commodity projects. He has extensive experience in the formation and development of energy and resource projects in North America. Earlier in his career, Taso was directly responsible for identifying and negotiating the acquisition of Coalspur Mines Limited Vista Coal Project, the Piedmont Lithium Project for WCP Resources and the Buck Creek Project of Paringa Resources.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Taso was the founder and is a director at Piedmont Lithium where he was instrumental in identifying and securing the Piedmont Lithium Project.

  • He was the founder and former executive director of Coalspur Mines, having been instrumental in the identification and acquisition of its coal projects, as well as the corporate strategy and marketing of the company.

  • He was instrumental in the identification and acquisition of all of Paringas and Coalspurs projects, and the corporate strategy and marketing of the companies.

  • He worked in the hydrocarbon division at WorleyParsons, and has experience specializing in  the technical and financial requirements of resource projects.