Mr. Panneton, is a Geologist with more than 35 years of experience in exploration and development in the Gold mining industry. His main contribution as a founder of Detour Gold Corporation (2006-2013) was to bring the Project from 1.5 Moz in Resources, to gold reserves of + 15.0 Moz. Mr. Panneton also raised 2.6 B$ of capital to bring Detour Lake Project into production in less than 6 years from acquisition as then the largest gold mine in Canada. Mr. Panneton and his team were the recipients of the PDAC 2011 discovery of the year. Mr. Panneton also spent 12 years (1994-2006) at Barrick Gold Corporation, where he was instrumental in putting 2 projects towards Production, Tulawaka and Buzwagi, in Tanzania.
David Suda is a financial services professional with 11 years of experience in capital markets including sales and trading, investment banking, marketing and corporate strategy. Mr. Suda earned a degree in Environmental Studies from York University in 1999.
David spent just under six years in resource focused equity trading at Paradigm Capital before he moved into a Managing Director role heading up the institutional trading desk at Beacon Securities Limited. Mr. Suda has developed extensive networks that enable him to support companies of differing sizes and across industries to cost efficiently raise capital, build and manage teams and develop communications strategies that create enhanced market awareness.
Joseph Campbell is a professional geologist with 36 years of experience in exploration and mining, including roles as Exploration Manager, Mine Manager and Chief Mine Geologist of various gold and base metal mines, and as Project Manager for advanced mine development projects, both open pit and underground. Much of his career has been with major mining companies, specifically Noranda and Western Mining Corporation.
In 2007, Mr. Campbell introduced Meliadine to Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. ("AEM"). He completed a pre-feasibility level scoping study on Meliadine for Agnico in early 2008, working in conjunction with AEM engineers in Val D'Or, Quebec. Agnico subsequently acquired ≈9% of Comaplex, the Company that owned Meliadine, for $46.9 Million in cash later that year. In 2010, AEM acquired the remaining 90% of Comaplex that it didn't then own for $650 Million in shares.
Mr. Brown received a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of British Columbia in 1990 and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. Mr. Brown is an officer and director of a number of public and private companies and his corporate activities include transactions, financings and corporate financial planning.