Co-founder & Chief Technical Advisor, Director
Shawn has over 20 years of experience prospecting gold across the Yukon. A global leader in his field, his prospecting and specialization on advanced soil work led to the discovery of the millions of gold ounces including the Golden Saddle & Arc, Coffee, and QV gold resources. This success has also been recognized with Shawn winning the 2011 PDAC Prospector of the Year Award, 2010 Spud Huestis Award and the 1998 Yukon Chamber of Mines Prospector of the Year Award. Shawn continues to be an active participant with his technical teams, constantly improving efficiencies with his methodological exploration techniques.
Chief Executive Officer, Director
David has over a decade of experience in corporate finance and capital markets with a focus on the natural resource sector. As an executive with the PowerOne Group he has developed a depth of knowledge in representing, advising, and assisting emerging companies in accessing capital, advising on mergers and acquisitions and managing their businesses. David is a Chartered Professional Accountant and has also served in a variety of executive roles and director positions to a wide array of private and public enterprises.
Terry brings over 25 years of diversified experience in the mineral exploration and mining industry, covering exploration, environmental management, project permitting, human resources management and community relations. Terry has held senior positions with major, mid-tier and junior companies including Teck Resources, Noranda, Pan American Silver, Cornerstone Resources and Thundermin Resources. During that time, Terry worked on and managed projects in several regions of Canada and in Latin America, with a focus on precious and base metals in a wide range of deposit types. From 2008 through 2013 he served as Vice President Exploration for Cornerstone Resources and most recently as Senior Exploration Geologist with Pan American Silver in Timmins, Ontario.
Maruf is a 1999 graduate of Ryerson University and earned his Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Chartered Accountant (CA) designations in 2001. He is currently the National Director of MNP’s Public Companies practice and an Assurance Partner in the Toronto office. Maruf also serves on the PDAC-CPA Canada joint Mining Task Force.
Sean is a commerce graduate from the University of Calgary and currently associated with a small venture capital firm. As an experienced venture capitlist, he serves as the director of other TSX Venture companies.
Chief Financial Officer
Catherine is a graduate of the University of Toronto with distinction and a Chartered Professional Accountant. She holds positions as an independent board and audit committee member for publicly listed companies and has been a member of the Company’s accounting team since inception.
Jerry is a graduate of the University of Waterloo with distinction and a Chartered Professional Accountant. He is experienced with financial reporting requirements, internal controls and full-cycle accounting from his previous positions at public accounting firms.