President & CEO, Director
Paul Ténière, M.Sc., P.Geo. has nearly 25 years of experience in the mining and oil & gas sectors taking projects from the exploration phase to mine development. Mr. Ténière has held senior to executive roles with small cap to large mining companies developing precious metal, base metal, and metallurgical coal deposits, and has significant capital markets and corporate finance experience. Mr. Ténière has been President and Director of Metallica Metals Corp., a Director of Alma Gold Inc., and acts as a Technical Advisor and Qualified Person for several publicly-listed junior mining companies in Canada. Previously, he was the Senior Manager of Mining at the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange, and is considered an industry expert in NI 43-101 and CIM standards and regulations.
Mr. Reilly is the managing partner of Reilly Back LPP, a Greater Toronto Area based chartered professional accounting firm. Bruce has thirty plus years of experience as a professional accountant as well as serving as a Director and Chief Financial Officer for a number of TSXV companies for the past twenty plus years.
Michael R. Smith
Executive Vice President, Exploration, Qualified Person
Mr. Smith has over 40 years of experience in the mining, working for Barrick Gold, Continental Gold, Oremex Silver and continues to provide Qualified Person services. He is an SME Registered Member, ID 4167376RM. He graduated from Arizona State University in 1979 (BS) and the Mackay School of Mines in 1981 (MS) in Geology. Mike lives in Mexico and is fluent in Spanish.