Ned Goodman - President and CEO, Director
Mr. Goodman is a geologist and an investment manager and has been active at the leading edge of the Canadian gold exploration, development and investment sectors for many decades. He played a leadership role in the re-emergence of Canada’s gold-mining industry in the 1980s, ultimately becoming the largest shareholder and chairman of International Corona which developed the Hemlo Mine - now the Williams Mine (Barrick Gold Corporation ABX:TSX, NYSE). He was involved in the creation of Kinross Gold, Repadre (later IAMGOLD) and Dundee Precious Metals, and was an early backer of FNX Mining Company Inc. (later Quadra FNX Mining). Mr. Goodman is the Deputy Chairman of the Canadian Securities Exchange. He is an Inductee of the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame.
Douglas MacQuarrie, P.Geo, - Director
Mr. MacQuarrie is a consulting geologist / geophysicist specializing in gold exploration. He received a combined Honours degree in Geology and Geophysics from the University of British Columbia in 1975. He has worked continuously in mineral exploration for 41 years, the last 23 years exploring for new gold deposits in West Africa. He is responsible for acquisition and or discovery of significant gold deposits in Canada and in Ghana including, as former CEO of PMI Gold Corporation, the +5 million ounce Asanko (Obotan) mine in Ghana. He is a resident of British Columbia. Mr. MacQuarrie is President and CEO of Asante Gold Corporation (C:ASE). He is Managing Director of Goknet Mining Company Ltd, which he founded with Mr. Godfried Opong Kesse (the former Director of the Ghana Geological Survey, 1973 to 1993), and with Canadian Prospector Eric Ewen.
Bryan Loree BA, CMA - Chief Financial Officer, Director
Brian Bosse, Director
Brian Bosse is an investment professional with two decades of experience in commodities, as well as both private and public equity. Brian has served as a business turnaround specialist for a number of Canadian investment firms. Commencing with Byron Securities and concluding with Societe Generale, he spent a decade restructuring equity sales and trading departments, as well as proprietary investment divisions. Brian began his career as a Toronto Stock Exchange floor trader in 1995 following an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Wilfrid Laurier University’s School of Business and Economics. He became a CFA charter holder in 2001. His Goodman Bluespring Fund has outperformed its benchmarks since launching in 2013.
Gary O'Connor, Director
Gary O’Connor has been Vice-President, Exploration at Dundee Resources since 2007, where he has been responsible for the technical due diligence and review of resource projects for Dundee. Prior to joining Dundee, Gary was Vice-President, Exploration of Gabriel Resources Ltd. from 2000 to 2007 and prior to that he was District Exploration Manager at Freeport McMoran Copper and Gold Company from 1990 to 2000. Gary has over 25 years of experience in mineral exploration and development throughout the world following his graduation from the University of Auckland in 1982 with a degree in Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Studies.
Adam Marchionni, Vice-President, Corporate Development
Adam Marchionni has 10 years of combined experience in mineral exploration and equity research including 5 years as Senior Mining Analyst with Dundee Resources. While at Dundee, Adam contributed to the management of several hundred million dollars of mining equity investments by aiding in the completion of technical due diligences and financial valuations of mining investment opportunities. One of Adam’s more noteworthy accomplishments while at Dundee was his recommendation to finance the initial drilling of the Patterson Lake South Property, which led to the discovery of the largest undeveloped uranium deposit in the Athabasca Basin. Adam is a professional geologist in the province of Quebec and holds an MBA specializing in investment management from Concordia University.