Stephen Stewart, M.Sc., MBA
CEO and Director
Stephen has over 15 years of experience in the resource and finance industries where he has evaluated and successfully raised capital for natural resource projects. His focus has been on the acquisition, exploration and development of resource assets and has served as a senior officer with TSX Venture companies. In the past he has held roles with RTO Capital and the Ontario Municipal Employee Retirement System (OMERS) where he focused on acquisitions and strategic planning. Stephen is also an active member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada’s Securities Committee and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce’s Mining Advisory Board. Stephen holds a Bachelor of Arts from the Western University, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Toronto Rotman School Of Management and a Master of Science from the University of Florida.
Alex Stewart, B.A., J.D.
Alex has over 40 years of experience in the practice of corporate and securities law and the natural resource investment. He has been a director of numerous public companies on various exchanges including Nasdaq, NYSE, TSX and TSXV. For the last fifteen years he has focused exclusively the on mining and metals sector and has been instrumental in sourcing, funding and developing high-quality mineral assets in North and South America. In the past he was the founder, seed financier and principal behind a number of mining projects including the Cote Lake Project, acquired by IAM Gold in 2012 for over $580m and the Eagle One polymetalic project now owned by Noront Resources. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario, a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Toronto Law School and a Diploma, LCE, from the University of Madrid.
Charles Beaudry, M.Sc., P.Geo
VP Exploration & Director
Charles is a P. Geo with over 30 years experience in project generation, business development, exploration chemistry and hands-on project management. Charles previously held the position of General Manager of new business opportunities with IAMGOLD Corporation from 2008 until 2009, after having spent nearly 17 years in various capacities for Noranda-Falconbridge-Xstrata, including as country manager of Brazil from 1996 to 2001 and manager of the Frieda River Project from 2005to 2006. He holds a Bachelors of Science in Geology from the University of Ottawa and a Masters of Geology from McGill University.
Claude Bouchard, P. Eng.
Claude is a mining engineer with over 30 years of experience and has held senior management positions at the Levack and Footwall deposits for FNX Mining Company Inc. and for Rubicon Resources.
Jeff Becker BA. LLB.
Jeff Becker BA. LLB. comes from a family involved in the mining exploration business for more than 60 years. Jeff practiced law in British Columbia for many years and got involved full time in the Becker Group of exploration companies, which are headquartered in Toronto, 15 years ago. Presently Jeff is President and CEO of Jubilee Gold Exploration Ltd. which is listed on the Venture Exchange.