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Dorian (“Dusty”) Nicol

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • 40-years international experience in exploration and mining
  • Successful track record of managing exploration and development projects worldwide
  • Member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists, a Fellow of the Society of Economic Geologists, a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) and Registered Member of the Society of Mining Engineers
  • B.Sc. in geology from M.I.T. and a Master's Degree in geology from Indiana University and
  • is fluent in five languages.

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