Our Australian Office is located near Brisbane in Mullumbimby.
SBI Sons of Bavaria Investment Australia Pty Ltd
20A Garden Ave
Mullumbimby NSW 2482
Phone +61 7 5618 8498
ABN 46 627 103 155 ACN 627 103 155
Mr. Kummerow was born in Germany in 1949 and got his High School Diploma in La Puente, California, USA in 1967. He joined the German Navy in 1968 and has graduated from the German Naval Academy in 1970. After his turn in the German Navy he has attended Business Classes and Law Classes at Nuremberg-Erlangen University. Mr. Kummerow has served on Corporate Boards in California and Germany in Electric-Vehicle-Manufacturing and Personal Transport. He has been honourably discharged from the Federal German Navy ROC as a Captain in 2000. Today his personal interests are global mining and imports of metals and ores to Europe. Due to his previous experience in EV-Manufacturing Mr. Kummerow is well aware of the factors that will be driving the demand for metals in large volume battery production. He is fluent in German, English and French and has a basic knowledge of Italian, Spanish and Portugese. Mr. Kummerow is also a private pilot with German and US-American pilot licenses. He is a member of the Western Australia Mining Club in Perth, WA.
Ulrich Wallrodt, born 1954 in Germany, was trained as a TV Broadcast engineer. He worked as a technical manager of a video production company and was responsible for Live coverage of international major sporting events. In 2004 Ulrich migrated to Australia and established the company “Tekwizard Technology Services” in New South Wales. Since the foundation of of “Sons of Bavaria Investment Australia PTY Ltd” he has become the Resident Director and is maintaining the international communication of the group of companies "SBI Sons of Bavaria AG".
Dr Frank Leschhorn, born in 1947, is a German citizen and a Permanent Resident in Australia. After extensive internship work in many mining industries in Germany, the US and Africa, he studied mining engineering at Technical University Clausthal.
Having his engineer degree in mining he became assistant lecturer in economics of mining and minerals resources until his PhD in 1980. He became employed by BASF AG in the following year and worked on the Auguste Victoria coal mine in Marl, which was taken over by RAG in 1995. Titled Director and General Manager, Frank Leschhorn became responsible for RAG Australia Ltd in 1999 and acquired two high-productive coking coal mines (open-cut and underground) in Queensland, Australia. When RAG sold all its international coal assets in 2014 he started his own business as an independent mining consultant.
He became engaged in metal mining and was appointed Director of Deutsche Rohstoff Australia Ltd. For them he found a gold mining project and later a tungsten-molybdenum mine in Queensland which were successfully developed and operated. Frank Leschhorn is well known in the international network of mining people.
He is a member of the Australasian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy (AusIMM), of the German Society of Metallurgists and Miners (GDMB) as well as the German-Australian Chamber of Industry & Commerce (AHK Sydney).