P. Geo as President & Chief Executive Officer
A seasoned mining entrepreneur and professional geoscientist with over 30 years of experience in mineral exploration and development projects worldwide having acquired or discovered several gold deposits, of which three have advanced to production.
Former CEO and Director of Nyota Minerals Limited (AIM, ASX) focused on an advanced stage gold project in Ethiopia.
Former President, CEO and Director of TSX listed StrataGold Corporation, where he successfully advanced the exploration and development of two gold projects in both Guyana and Canada before acquisition by Victoria Gold Corp (TSX-V: VIT) in June 2009.
Previously responsible for several exploration projects in northern Canada, including the co-discovery of the precious metal rich Wolverine Deposit.
Serves on the Board of several Canadian and UK-listed public companies.
A member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.
FRED TEJADA, P.Geo
Director & Executive Vice President, Exploration
Over 35 years of international mineral industry experience with both major and junior companies
Former Country Manager for Phelps Dodge Exploration Corp. and former Vice President, Exploration of Panoro Minerals Ltd., and Operations & Exploration of Tirex Resources Ltd.
Serves on the board of several Canadian junior public mining companies
KEVIN MA, CPA, CA
Director and Executive Vice President, Capital Markets
Over 15 years corporate finance, strategic go-public and management advisory experience with public and private companies
Has been involved in over $500 million in corporate financing and mergers & acquistions transactions
Former Director of Finance of Alexco Resource Corp and former CFO of First Cobalt Corp
Serves on the board of several Canadian public companies
Director, Co-Founder, Senior In-Country Manager
Over 10 years of exploration and development experience of mineral properties in Fiji, South Pacific and Africa
Established strong relations with regional landowners and government
BSc. Economics, Minor in Spanish from the University of Victoria
ALEX TONG, CPA, CA
Chief Financial Officer & Corporate Secretary
Extensive experience in senior financial roles for mining companies operating in both North America and Africa
Managed operational performance and leading mergers and acquisitions, while also being involved with various financing initiatives
Former Director of Finance for diamond producer Lucara Diamond Corp and former corporate controller of NovaGold