Management, Directors & Advisors

FRED TEJADA, P.Geo

Director & CEO, Technical Lead

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 & President, Capital Markets Lead

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

MICHAEL NESBITT,

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

DAVID WHITTLE, CPA, CA

Director

Over 25 years of senior executive experience in the mining industry

Managed strategic planning, operations and all aspects of corporate/financial management

Currently a director at Viva Gold Corp and Treasury Metals Inc.

Former Interim CEO & Independent Director of Mountain Province Diamonds and Former CFO at Alexco Resource Corp.

Former independent director at Alio Gold Inc. (until recently sold to Argonaut Gold)

CAM GRUNDSTROM,

Director

Co-founder of Kalo, started his career in mining by working underground in small lead/zinc silver mines

Worked on various projects with Placer Dome in Papua New Guinea, for BHP at Ektai, Island Copper and Ok Tedi and for Suncor

Key visionary with identifying Fiji as a solid jurisdiction for mineral exploration and securing the current Kalo licenses in 2009

Mining Engineering degree from Montana Collage College of Mineral Science and Technology

DAVID MEDILEK, P.Eng, CFA

Special Advisor

Over 13 years of mining capital markets, corporate strategy and technical experience.

Currently, Vice President Business Development and Investor Relations of K92 Mining Inc. (TSXV:KNT)

Serves on the board of Minaurum Gold Inc. (TSXV:MGG) and Northern Superior Resources Inc. (TSXV:SUP)

Former equity research analyst at Macquarie Group Limited; former mining investment banker with Cormark Securities Inc.

Former mining engineer with Barrick Gold Corp in Western Australia

Professional Engineer designation in the Province of British Columbia, and is a CFA® charterholder

ALASTAIR STILL, MSc

Special Advisor

Over 25 years of experience at mining operations, corporate development and strategy, and mine project development

Current Chief Executive Officer of GoldMining Inc. and Director of Technical Services for Gold Royalty Corp.

Former project geologist at the Macassa mine in Kirkland Lake, Ontario for Kinross Gold, became Chief Geologist for Kinross and eventually as Technical Services Manager for Goldcorp Inc.

Former Director, Business Development for Goldcorp in 2007; completed an extensive number of corporate transactions including the acquisition of Cerro Negro, a world-class multi-million ounce gold-silver deposit in Argentina. He spent over three years as Project Director overseeing project development until first production. Former Director, Corporate Development with Goldcorp and then with Newmont.

RUSSELL FOUNTAIN, PhD

Special Advisor

Principal, Exsolutions Consulting Pty, Sydney, Australia

Former Chairman, Geopacific Resources NL (held the largest exploration concession in Fiji, including Raki-Raki and Faddy projects), Sydney, Australia

Former Chairman and a founder, Finders Resources Ltd. (developed Wetar Cu Project in Indonesia), Sydney, Australia

Former President, Phelps Dodge Exploration Corp., Phoenix, AZ, USA

Former Exploration Manager, Nord Resources Pacific Ltd., Sydney, Australia

Former Chief Geologist, CSR Minerals, Sydney, Australia

Ph.D. in Economic Geology and a Fellow of Australian Institute of Geoscientists

PAUL HARBIDGE, B.Sc, M.Sc

Special Advisor

Professional geologist with over 26 years of experience and a proven record in the discovery of world-class gold deposits.

First class honours degree in geology from Kingston University, London (United Kingdom), and an MSc in mineral exploration and mining geology from Leicester University (U.K.).

Former president and chief executive officer of GT Gold where he led the company in advancing the new gold rich copper porphyry project in Northern British Columbia, and its $456-million sale to Newmont Corp. in May, 2021.

Former senior vice-president of exploration at Goldcorp Inc. from 2016 until its acquisition by Newmont in April, 2019.

Led the exploration team at Randgold Resources resulting in the discoveries of the Yalea Deeps project (more than 7.5 million ounces), the Gara deeps project (more than 4.5 Moz), Loulo 3 (1.5 Moz) and the more than six Moz Gounkoto deposit in the Loulo area of Mali and the more than four Moz Massawa deposit in Senegal.

Worked for Rio Tinto in the Iberian pyrite belt, Anglo American in Senegal and Ashanti Goldfields in Mali, Ghana, Guinea and Tanzania.

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