Mr. van der Linde is Chartered Accountant with 17 years’ extensive finance, administration and public accounting experience in mining, Oil & gas, financial services, manufacturing and retail industries. He has extensive experience with Junior Exploration (Mining and Oil & Gas) and producing mining companies at various stages of growth. He has worked and is currently working on projects in South Africa, West-Africa, East-Africa, Peru, United Kingdom, Sri-Lanka and the United States.
Fred Tejada, PGeo
CEO & Director
Mr. Tejada is a professional geologist, registered in British Columbia. He has over 35 years of international mineral industry experience and has a proven track record, working with both major and junior mining and exploration focused organizations. Mr. Tejada was Country Manager for Phelps Dodge Exploration Corporation in the Philippines and previously Vice President for Exploration of Panoro Minerals Ltd. and Tirex Resources Ltd. He had been involved or currently involved in gold, copper, nickel-cobalt and coal projects in Canada, Chile, Peru, Mexico, Portugal, the Balkans and Fiji. Mr. Tejada is a director of several junior mining companies based in Vancouver, BC.
Peter Nguyen is a Chartered Accountant and holds a degree from the University of British Columbia. He has held senior financial positions for both public and private companies where he provided assurance, corporate finance, tax and business advisory services.
Michael Taylor, PGeo
Michael Taylor is a professional geologist registered in New Brunswick. He brings more than 30 years of project generation and management experience in the exploration industry of Canada to the Company. Since completing his Bachelor of Science at the University of New Brunswick in 1980, Mr. Taylor has been involved in the exploration and development of gold and base metals for various mining companies. He is a former director of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada and a member of the New Brunswick Prospectors and Developers Association. Mr. Taylor was awarded the “New Brunswick Prospector of the Year” for the Maisie gold discovery in 2012.