Board of Directors

Danièle Spethmann, P.Geo. – President & CEO, Director

30+ years experience in Canada, Latin American and Botswana including senior geologist on two projects with significant discoveries (Choco 10/Venezuela – Carolina zone and Frutadel Norte/Ecuador). Senior Geologist roles at IAMGOLD, African Copper, Aurelian Resources and Bolivar Goldfields. A member of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario, a committee member of the Toronto Geological Discussion Group and Women in Mining Toronto.

Paul A. Carroll QC –  Executive Chairman

50 years experience in the mining industry, both as a lawyer and as a director and officer of numerous mining companies engaged in mineral exploration and mining in Canada, the US, Mexico, Central and South America, Africa, China, Russia and Kazakhstan. Current President, Carnarvon Capital Corporation, a corporate management and advisory company.

Malcolm Burke

50 years international business and financial experience in both private and public enterprises.  Founder, President and CEO, Primary Ventures Corporation, a private equity company focused on early-stage companies in the natural resource, energy and technology sectors.  Prior Senior Advisor and Shareholder, Royal LePage Realty.  Malcolm has served as a director and executive committee member for a number of public companies listed on the TSX, NASDAQ and AMEX exchanges.

Peter Winnell – Director

45+ years experience in the Canadian capital markets focused on fund management and institutional sales including former Vice Chairman, Octagon Capital Corporation, a boutique investment brokerage where he led numerous transactions, with emphasis on the mining sector.