|Ian C. Peres, CPA, CA|
Position: President and Co-CEO
Mr. Ian Peres is President and Co-Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Company. He holds a CPA, CA designation, articled with Deloitte & Touche LLP, and has been running the Corporation since 2008, bringing the total NI 43-101 gold resource inventory from 140,000 to 4.3 million ounces (all categories). Mr. Peres brings extensive capital markets experience in his role as a former Toronto merchant banker in the resource sector and has been involved as CFO or Director of several successful TSX and TSXV listed exploration companies. One of his accomplishments include being founder and former CFO and Director of Energy Fuels (TSX: EFR), a now mid-tier uranium producer.