Gil Clausen

Mr. Clausen is currently President and Chief Executive Officer for Brio Gold Inc. and former President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Augusta Resource Corporation, which was acquired for over $550 million in 2014. Mr. Clausen has over 30 years of executive and operations experience in the mining industry with several major global and domestic mining companies. He has held senior operations and project development positions before moving into executive roles where he was responsible for executing corporate growth strategies including development and operations for several large precious metal, base metal, and coal producing companies. He holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Mining Engineering from Queens University.