|Mr. Poirier brings nearly two decades of capital markets experience in the natural resource and technology sectors. He has served in various senior officer and corporate development roles at exploration mining companies. From September 2016 through December 2019, Mr. Poirier was CEO of Bearing Lithium Corp. and was instrumental in the Company's acquisition of Li3 Energy. Prior to Bearing Lithium, Mr. Poirier held senior roles at Pure Energy Minerals Ltd. and is currently the CEO of European Energy Metals Corp and Golden Independence Mining Corp.
VP of Exploration
|Mr Basha is a professional engineer and geologist with over 35 years experience working for major and junior exploration and mining companies in Canada, USA, Mexico, Ecuador and Finland. He has generated and worked on many grassroots to advanced exploration projects for a variety of mineral commodities. He was co-discoverer of the Hammerdown gold deposit in Newfoundland early in his career. As former VP Exploration of Cornerstone Resources Ltd, he was instrumental in helping establish them in Ecuador. Cornerstone was recently acquired by Solgold Plc for $120 million. He is also the founder and former CEO and President of Aurion Resources Ltd, with assets in Northern Finland. While at Aurion he acquired, primarily through staking, approximately 80 km along the Sirkka Shear Zone, which forms the basis of the Aurion-B2Gold Joint Venture, and which hosts the Helmi Gold Prospect adjacent to Rupert Resources Ikkari Gold deposit. Mr Basha staked the core of Aurion’s holdings in Finland and under Mr Basha’s direction Aurion exploration teams made multiple discoveries including the high-grade Aamurusko, Launi and Notches gold prospects among others. He negotiated the acquisition of the Kaareselka Project from Tertiary Minerals. He also negotiated the acquisition of the Silasselka Vanadium Prospect from Dragon Mining which was sold to Strategic Minerals. He was also instrumental in bringing B2Gold and Kinross into Finland as Joint Venture partners and investors.
|Ms. Stone is a Chartered Professional Accountant and a senior associate with Fehr & Associates, a registered designated accounting practice, focusing primarily on tax compliance for corporations and high net worth individuals and business support. Ms. Stone received her Chartered Professional Accounting designation in 2016 and has worked with numerous mining and metals companies, both public and private, including as Chief Financial Officer for BioVaxys Technology Corp. (formerly Lions Bay Mining Corp.) from July 2018 to July 2020, and CMP Mining Inc. from November 2020 to present.
|Currently President and Chief Executive Officer of A2 Capital Management Inc. Previously Vice President and Senior Investment Advisor at Various Canadian brokerage firms. Over 30+ years of finance, public and private equity, merger and acquisition expertise