Management & Board
Paul Sobie, P.Geo – Chief Executive Officer & Director
30 years of diamond experience with MPH Consulting for majors, mid-tiers and juniors in Canada, Africa, South America and Russia. Experienced from grassroots discoveries through to evalution and development projects. Identified, evaluated and is still involved with the Liqhobong and Lace projects developed into major diamond mines by AIM-listed Firestone Diamonds plc and DiamondCorp plc, respectively.
Bill Fisher, P.Geo – Non-Executive Director
34 years of experience, including extensive production/evaluation experience with De Beers. Led Globestar Mining through exploration into production. Chairman of Aurelian Resources acquired by Kinross for $1.2billion. Currently Chairman of Goldquest Mining building Romero in Dominican Republic.
Kevin Tomlinson – Non-Executive Director
30 years of experience as geologist and investment banker based in London. Raised > $1B worldwide for mining deals on ASX, TSX and AIM. Past Chairman of Medusa Mining during market capital growth from $30M to $700M. Chairman of Cardinal Resources, past director of Centamin Egypt, Orbis Gold.
Alec Rowlands – Non-Executive Director
Over 25 years in mining finance. Former MD of First Marathon Securities (London), Head of Sales for Gordon Capital (NYC). Since 1999 held senior positions with Yorkton Securities, Westwind Partners, Jennings Capital and PowerOne Capital.
Kevin Kivi, P.Geo – Vice President, Exploration
30 years of experience as kimberlite exploration geologist with +60 discoveries for Kennecott Canada (Rio Tinto) at Diavik, and with several juniors.
Paul Robertson, CA – Chief Financial Officer
Experienced junior mining company CFO currently working with Goldquest, Oria Mining and others, through his firm Quantum Advisory Partners in Vancouver.