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Alexander Molyneux

Non-Executive Chair
  • Non-Executive Director Metalla Royalty & Streaming Ltd. (TSXV:MTA) (2018 - present)
  • Non-Executive Chairman Argosy Minerals Limited (ASX:AGY) (2016 - present)
  • CEO Paladin Energy (ASX:PDN / TSX:PDN) (2015 – 2018)
  • CEO SouthGobi Resources (TSX:SGQ) (Ivanhoe Mines Group) (2009 – 2012)
  • Co-Founder of Azarga Resources Group (2012 – 2015), including Azarga Uranium (TSX:AZZ)
  • Non-Executive Director or Goldrock Mines (TSXV:GRM) (2012 – 2016)

Michael Hopley

Director, President & CEO
  • President and CEO of Sunridge Gold (2003 – 2016)
  • Over 40 years of experience as a geologist, exploration manager and senior management for resource companies in the precious metals and base metal sector with companies such as Gold Fields Mining, Bema Gold, Arizona Star and Tournigan Energy
  • Many years of experience managing public companies
  • Member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists

Dr. Alexander Yakubchuk

Vice President Exploration
  • Director of Exploration of Orsu Metals Corporation (TSX.V: OSU) (2008 to present)
  • 30 years operational and executive experience in Former Soviet Union (FSU), including Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Australia, Mongolia, China, Canada, and several other European countries.
  • Dr Yakubchuk has previously worked with and consulted companies such as BHP-Billiton, Norilsk Nickel, Goldcorp, Rio Tinto, World Bank and Inco and previously lectured as an Associate Professor at Lomonosov Moscow State University for 5 years.

Dan O’Brien

Chief Financial Officer
  • Chief Financial Officer for a number of publicly listed exploration companies trading on the TSX and TSX Venture exchanges
  • 13-years experience in financial reporting for publicly traded mineral exploration companies
  • Previously a senior manager at a leading Canadian accounting firm where he specialized in the audit of public companies in the mining and resource sector
  • CPA-CA since 2007

Doris Meyer

Corporate Secretary
  • 40-years experience in financial reporting and corporate compliance for publicly traded mineral exploration companies
  • CPA-CGA since 1985

Sergei Stefanovich

General Manager Russia
  • 16 years of corporate finance, strategy & business development experience principally focused on Russia and larger FSU area
  • Managed a public equity mining fund that invested into junior mining companies
  • Worked as Director (Strategy and M&A) for Norilsk Nickel
  • Was a Board member of Gold Fields Limited
  • Served as a legal counsel for Sputnik private equity funds, AT&T & McKenna & Co.
  • a lawyer by initial training and received an MBA from IMD (Institute for Management Development), Lausanne, Switzerland
  • fluent in Russian and English

Yuri Saitov

Chief Project Geologist
  • 25 years of experience in mining and mineral exploration in Russia
  • experience in exploration, resource evaluating and mining of hard rock and placer gold deposits
  • Graduated in 1984 from Tomsk Polytechnic Institute as mining engineer – geologist
  • Received a Master degree in Academy of national economy under the Government of the Russian Federation (Natural resources, ecology and economy) and PhD in Geology.
  • Fluent in Russian