Board of Directors
Peter A. Ball
CEO & Chairman
Mining professional with 25 years of experience in mining engineering, corporate finance, business development and marketing. Mr. Ball is currently VP Operations of Bonterra Resources, and most recently President & CEO of Redstar Gold Corp. Mr. Ball has held various management and senior executive roles for numerous companies including Hudson Bay Mining & Smelting, Echo Bay Mines Ltd., Eldorado Gold Corp., Adriana Resources Inc., Argentex Mining Corp., Century Mining Corp., and Columbus Gold Corp. He currently serves as a Director for several publicly listed companies and is a graduate of the Haileybury School of Mines and Georgian Business College.
Alfred (Alf) Stewart
President & Director
Career spanning over 40 years in the resource and investment industries. Mr. Stewart’s career included time spent as a geologist, stock exchange regulator, investment banker, analyst and investment advisor. Mr. Stewart has worked for such firms as Bank of Montreal, Esso Minerals, Erickson Gold Mining, Canaccord Capital, Haywood Securities, Golden Capital, and Raymond James. Alf has been involved in financing mining companies for over two decades, including discoveries in the base and precious metals sectors.
Mr. Topping, currently Executive Chairman of Kairos Minerals Ltd. (ASX: KAI), has more than 25 years of experience in mineral exploration and development worldwide and has played a key role in the incubation, listing and development of numerous ASX-listed resource companies over the past two decades. Mr. Topping brings a broad contact network throughout the global resource sector as well as extensive capital markets experience, where he has been involved in numerous IPOs, corporate transactions, capital raisings and project acquisitions and divestments. Mr. Topping is also Non-Executive Director of Orinoco Gold Ltd (ASX: OGX), and recently listed copper-cobalt explorer Accelerate Resources Ltd (ASX: AX8).
Mining Professional with over 35 years of extensive mining and geological experience to the Company. Previously VP Technical Services for Kinross Gold and VP Mine Development for Western Goldfields, Mr. Hanson is a graduate of Mount Allison University (B.Sc. Geology – 1982). Mr. Hanson was the President and CEO of Noront Resources Ltd. from 2009 through 2013, Mr. Hanson has served as a director of Cobrizza Metals and St. Eugene Mining and is currently the Chief Operating Officer with Unigold Inc.