CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mr. Slater is an entrepreneur who has founded numerous companies and been involved in the mining industry for over twenty years. Previously, Mr. Slater was the Managing Partner of both Ernst & Young's Canadian and Arthur Andersen's Central Asian Mining Practices. Mr. Slater is a Chartered Accountant.
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT EXPLORATION
Mr. Hathaway is a geologist with extensive experience in the exploration and mining sector from grassroots to feasibility and development stage projects, particularly in Latin America. He currently serves as Senior Vice President for Lumina Gold Corp. Since 2004, Mr. Hathaway was the former Chief Geological Officer for Lumina Copper Corp and the former VP Exploration for Northern Peru Copper Corp, Regalito Copper Corp, Global Copper Corp and Lumina Resources Corp as well as a former partner in Lumina Capital LP. Prior to 2004 he worked for Inmet Mining in Europe, Australia, Central and South America.
VICE PRESIDENT EXPLORATION
Mr. Thomas is a senior geologist with over twenty years experience from managing and conducting exploration programs to developing resource models. Mr. Thomas speaks fluent Spanish.