Management

Jean-Philippe Mai

Jean-Philippe Mai

President & Chief Executive Officer
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Mr. Mai holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology from the University of Quebec in Montreal and over 15 years’ experience in the mining industry as a geologist, senior project manager and executive in coal, base metals and gold projects in Canada, Australia and South America. Mr. Mai has been with the Corporation since 2013, and with strong business oriented, geochemistry, gold metallurgy and processing skills, he has been a key player in the development of the Corporation’s ongoing and future projects. Mr. Mai is a Professional Geologist and a member, in good standing, of l’Ordre des Géologues du Québec (“OGQ”).

Arved Marin

Arved Marin

Chief Financial Officer & Corporate Secretary

Mr. Arved Marin is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA) with over 10 years experience in the minerals industry. Mr. Marin was the Corporate Controller of Creso Exploration until its acquisition by the Corporation in April 2014 and he held this position until his appointment as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Marin has served as Corporate Controller of several public companies in the minerals industry having operations in Canada and Latin America and has served as interim CFO of Dia Bras Exploration during 2009. Previously, Mr. Marin worked for 6 years as a financial auditor, Assurance and Advisory Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Marin is a graduate of Concordia University.

Jean Tardif

Jean Tardif

Chief Operating Officer
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Mr. Tardif holds a Bachelor of Materials Engineering and Metallurgy at Laval University, obtained in 1996. He has more than twenty years experience in the field of extractive metallurgy and has held various positions as a plant engineer and plant manager. He also participated in the scale-up and implementation of a new metallurgical process on an industrial scale.