Board of Directors

Nav Dhaliwal
Chief Executive Officer & Director

Mr. Dhaliwal brings a wealth of entrepreneurial, sales, and financing experience. He is particularly adept at nurturing early stage companies through their critical phases of evolution, having founded a number of companies over his career. Mr. Dhaliwal is also very experienced in corporate development, corporate communications and investor relations, bringing valuable business relationships with international analysts, brokers and investment bankers from Canada, the United States and Asia.

Gary Nassif
President & Director

Mr. Nassif is Senior Vice President of Jerritt Canyon Gold, a private gold mining company in Nevada 80%-owned by Sprott Mining Inc. Mr. Nassif has 24 years' experience in mining and exploration in Canada, Nevada and sub-Saharan Africa, where he focused mainly on gold, base metals and diamonds. He was previously a part of the management team of Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc., which was acquired in 2012 by IAMGOLD for $608 million. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Concordia University, a Master of Science from McGill University, and is a registered Professional Geoscientist.

Leigh Hughes
Director

Mr. Hughes is a native of Perth, Western Australia and has been Chief Executive Officer and a director of COMVERJ Pty Ltd, a boutique Integrated Marketing Communications and Innovations firm, since January 2003. He was appointed Executive Chairman of Next Green Wave, a company established to produce and supply medical and recreational cannabis products to patients throughout the State of California, earlier this year. He has completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree at Curtin University, Western Australia. Mr. Hughes is also currently a corporate advisor to listed companies on the, CSE and TSX Venture Exchange.

Wes Hanson
Director

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.