Board of Directors and Officers
Director, President & CEO
Johan Grandin is a well experienced mineral exploration financier and exploration company executive. Working with public companies for over 25-years, Johan has a proven track record of raising venture capital as well as extensive expertise in corporate financial restructuring and capital markets. Through his past officer and director positions for various public issuers, he has the knowhow to streamline growth initiatives and increase shareholder value. Johan holds a M.Sc. degree in Business Economics and Engineering Physics from Uppsala University, Sweden.
Director, Qualified Person and VP Exploration
Mark Fedikow is a graduate of the Department of Geology, University of Windsor (Honours B.Sc. in geology and a M.Sc. in geophysics and geochemistry). Subsequently he received a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Scholarship and completed a Ph.D. in Exploration Geochemistry. During his 40+ year career he has worked for a variety of junior and major mining exploration companies. He has received the Provincial Geologists gold medal, Canadian national award for excellence in geosciences.
RUTH K BEZYS
Ruth Bezys, MSC, PGeo, CPG is a geological consultant with over 30 years of varied experience in the international minerals industry as principal geologist for Wildwood Geological Services Inc. and formerly as Chief Geologist for the Sedimentary and Industrial Minerals section of the Manitoba Geological Survey. Her areas of expertise include project management, field mapping, core logging, geochemical surveys, report writing and First Nations consultation and engagement. She is registered as a professional geoscientist (PGeo.) in Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and NWT) with Special Authorization to practice in the Province of Quebec and in the United States (CPG). Ruth has been the President of the Manitoba Prospectors and Developers Association since 2014.
Director & Chief Financial Officer
Scott Davis is a partner of Cross Davis & Company LLP Chartered Professional Accountants, a firm focused on providing accounting and management services for publicly-listed companies. His experience includes CFO positions of several companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange and his past experience consists of senior management positions, including four years at Appleby as an Assistant Financial Controller. Prior to that, he spent two years at Davidson & Company LLP Chartered Professional Accountants as an Auditor and five years with Pacific Opportunity Capital Ltd. as an Accounting Manager.
Saf Dhillon, has been involved in the development of companies primarily listed on the TSX Venture Exchange for about 20 years. He has held a variety of positions, including investor relations, business development, senior management and board directorships.
As part of the management team at U.S. Geothermal Inc., during his 12-year tenure there, the market capitalization increased from $2-million to $250-million, and it became an independent power producer. Saf Dhillon is currently the president, chief executive officer and director of Glacier Lake Resources Inc., and he also sits on the board of Equatorial Exploration Corp., UC Resources Ltd., Earl Resources Ltd. and ESI Environmental Sensors Inc., as well as providing his skills and knowledge to several other private and public companies.
Frances Murphy has been the company’s Corporate Secretary since 2004, having served in that capacity for several of the predecessor companies of iMetal Resources Inc.