Chairman of the Board & Director
John Anderson has over 20 years of Capital market experience specializing in the resource sector. He was a founder and Financier of many start-up companies with experience on the TSX, NYSE, NASDAQ , London AIM and Swiss Stock Exchange. He was a founder of Deep 6 PLC, American Eagle Oil and Gas as well a founding general partner in Aquastone Capital LLC, a New York based gold fund. Anderson has raised more than $35 million for Triumph Gold (formerly Northern Freegold). Prior to this, he worked in Investor Relations at Bema Gold and corporate Development at Manulife Financial in commercial real estate development.
CEO, President, and Director
Mr. O’Neill is an experienced mining executive and corporate director. He is currently the President and founder of MP1 Capital, a Calgary based company created to focus on investments in the natural resources sector. Mr. O’Neill was a founder, director, and CEO of TSX listed Sunward Resources where he raised $81 million for the company and led its acquisition by NovaCopper, now Trilogy Metals, at a +140% premium to market. He has been a director of several TSX, TSX Venture, and ASX listed companies. In 2012, Mr. O’Neill was honored with induction into the inaugural Casey Research NexTen – a group of industry players identified as the “Next Generation of Resource Industry Titans.” He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science degree, Honours Program, from the University of Guelph.
Mr. Zamani served as the Managing Partner of Overlook Investments LLC since January 2016. Prior to Overlook Investments, Mr. Zamani served as a Portfolio Manager at Gefinor Capital Management and as Chief Investment Officer of the GEF Opportunities Fund. From 2012-2013, Mr. Zamani was a Principal at SLZ Capital Management. Prior thereto, he was a Portfolio Manager at Goldman Sachs & Co from 2004 to 2012 responsible for managing the firm’s proprietary investments in publicly traded mining and materials companies.
Jay Sujir is a Partner in Farris Law’s Mining and Securities practice groups and has nearly 30 years of experience acting for mining and other natural resources companies. He was called to the BC Bar in 1986 after obtaining his LLB from the University of Victoria. He obtained his BA (Economics & Philosophy) in 1981, also from the University of Victoria.
J. Matthew Liard, B.Sc.
Mr. Liard has over 30 years of experience in mineral exploration covering multiple commodities and wide-ranging deposit types on 4 continents. His more recent discoveries include the 4.9 M tonne Mystery Ni-Cu-PGE deposit in the south Raglan trend, Quebec (2007) and the Liam and Mila Au Zones on the Vanstar / Iamgold JV near Chapais, Quebec (2012).
Sonny Bernales . P. Geo
Mr. Sonny Bernales has over 35 years of experience as a geologist in all aspects of mineral exploration, ranging from grass- roots exploration to mine start-up. He had worked with major companies including Ivanhoe Mines and Lepanto Consolidated Mines at its gold-copper operating mine in the Philippines. Mr. Bernales is registered with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geo-Scientist of British Columbia, Canada, as Professional Geo-scientist, and serves as a “Qualified Person" for Mexican Gold Corp’s exploration projects In Mexico.