Founder and Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Clarke has over 35 years of international silver and gold exploration experience. His achievements include numerous silver deposit discoveries in Mexico, including the San Antonio mine and the Santa Rita project. Most recently, he held the role of Vice President of Exploration for Augusta Resource Corporation, and previous to that held senior positions at Cyprus Minerals and Ma’aden. He has a PhD from the University of Arizona with a dissertation on major Mexican silver-gold deposit formation.
Vice President, Corporate Secretary
Ms. Parikh has 22 years of experience in business administration. She has a Certificate in Business from the University of Toronto, and has completed coursework at Simon Fraser University and other institutions in various areas including business management, organizational behavior, marketing, securities, computer science and software and web design. In 1999, Ms. Parikh obtained a Gemology degree with honors ranking second in Canada, and is now a fellow of Gemological Associations in Canada and Great Britain and an associate member of the Gemological Institute of America. She holds an honours certificate in the Canadian Securities Course and has 17 years experience working with public companies in the areas of communications, investor relations and legal administration. Ms. Parikh is also the Corporate Secretary for Wildcat Silver Corporation and Catalyst Copper Corporation. She was previously Vice President, Corporate Secretary for Augusta Resource Corporation and Ventana Gold Corporation prior to their acquisition.
Chief Financial Officer
With over 20 years of experience in the mining, oil and gas industries, Ms. Fong previously held the position as Controller of various exploration companies in United States and Latin America under the Lundin Group.