Board of Directors & Management

Ian Stalker, President & CEO

Mr. Stalker is a senior international mining executive with over forty-five years of "hands on" experience in resource development, mine construction and operations in Europe, Africa, South America, and Australia. Ian has been responsible for managing development of over twelve major mining projects from initial exploration drilling to start-up, including numerous mining projects in Africa -Trekkopje, Siguiri, Geita, Bibiani and Obuasi open pit. Ian is also a director of K92 Mining Ltd and is the former CEO of various mining companies listed on the TSX and AIM.

John Sanders, COO & Director

Mr. Sanders is an exploration and mining geologist with 36 years of experience having served in operational, senior and executive roles within the industry. This has included both the delivery of mineral resources and as part of the team in mine builds/ developments, with multi-commodity experience. John was formerly Exploration Manager east and west Africa for Anglo Gold Ashanti, VP Exploration at Uramin Inc. and thereafter COO and subsequently MD of Elemental Minerals (now KORE Potash), VP Exploration at LSC Lithium Corp, GM Africa for the ASX listed lithium developer Infinity Lithium Corp, COO for Helium One a privately owned company exploring for helium in Tanzania and more recently ARX Resources.

Lincoln Greenidge, CFO

Lincoln Greenidge is an accomplished Senior Executive, Advisor, and Thought Leader with more than 20 years of success across the mining and metals industries, as well as other manufacturing industries. His broad areas of expertise include financial reporting, accounting, business process improvement, strategic planning, due diligence, IPO, and M&A. Lincoln held a leadership position as the Chief Financial Officer of LSC Lithium Corporation where he successfully managed LSC’s liquidity during a strategic review which culminated in the sale of LSC for $111 M to a private company in March 2019. He has also served as CFO of LeadFX, Vice President, Finance and Controller of Enirgi Group Corporation, and Corporate Controller of Hudbay Minerals and IAMGOLD.

Neil Herbert, Director

Neil Herbert has been involved in natural resource companies, both as an executive and a manager of mining investments, since joining the copper mining company Antofagasta plc in 1998. Mr. Herbert works with growth companies across sectors and is currently chairman of African mineral exploration companies IronRidge Resources Limited and Premier African Minerals Limited. Former appointments include Deputy Chairman of Altyn Gold plc, Co-Chairman and Managing Director of Polo Resources Limited (a natural resources investment company), Finance Director of UraMin Inc (a uranium exploration company) and Chief Financial Officer of Brancote Holdings plc (a gold exploration company).

Krisztian Toth, Chairman

Krisztian Toth is an experienced mining and M&A lawyer and partner at the law firm of Fasken Martineau. Fasken is a leading international business law and litigation firm with more than 700 lawyers in eight offices across Canada, the UK and South Africa. Fasken’s Global Mining Group has been ranked #1 globally 11 times since 2005, including for the past five years in a row.

Darryl Levitt, Director

Darryl Levitt is dual qualified in Canada and South Africa and practices law in Ontario focusing on corporate and securities matters with experience advising sovereign wealth funds. Darryl has advised on a number of high-profile matters including being on the team of the Petro Canada - Suncor merger valued at $65B and the RTO of Pelawan for $165M and IPO of First Uranium for $235M. Prior to starting his own firm, Darryl was a senior lawyer at two prominent Bay Street law firms and has consistently been recognized by Who’s Who Legal as a leading mining and business lawyer.

Robert Metcalfe, Director

Bob Metcalfe is a corporate lawyer with Metcalfe, Blainey & Burns LLP in Ontario, Canada. He is a former senior partner at Lang Michener LLP and the former President & CEO of Armadale Properties and Counsel to the Armadale Group of Companies. Mr. Metcalfe currently serves as director on the boards of Gran Colombia Corporation and Blue Star Gold Corp.

Savas Sahin, Director

Mr. Sahin has had many years in the mining industry, working under operational, projects and management roles at Eurogold, Inmet Metal Mining, Newmont, Mount Isa Mines, Demir Export, AMAK Mining in Turkey, Australia, and Saudi Arabia. Mr. Sahin currently serves as the CEO of Eczacıbaşı Esan and sits on the board of Esan and AMAK Mining.