BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mr. George Drazenovic, CEO
Mr. Drazenovic is an entrepreneur who has incubated start-up ventures in a variety of sectors, including alternative energy, pharmaceuticals, technology and natural resources. A Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”), director and consultant for several junior publicly-traded resource companies, he brings business development, planning and securities regulatory experience on the Canadian and U.S. Exchanges. Early in his career, Mr. Drazenovic was employed at a leading utility responsible for evaluating, structuring and promoting wind, wave and battery technology opportunities, and led a biopharmaceutical start-up as its first employee, raising several million dollars for early stage trials, whereas today it trades at a market capitalization of nearly $100 m. In recent years, he has raised tens of millions of dollars in early stage financing and has facilitated the acquisition of in excess of 100,000 acres of mineral leases in the Clayton Valley, Paradox Basin, Idaho Cobalt Belt and Carlin Trend.
Wu Zijian, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Wu has served as the CFO at Zhejiang Jinbao Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. since May 2020. From September 2018 to December 2018, Mr. Wu served on the Board of Directors at SSLJ, Inc, a company listed on Nasdaq. From April 2018 to April 2019, Mr. Wu served on the Board of Director at Shanghai Lianrong Equity Investment Fund Co., Ltd.
Timothy Lallas, CPA, CMA, Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Lallas brings over 20 years of progressive experience encompassing financial management, global risk management, procurement, Sarbanes Oxley implementation, and M&A due diligence. Among his many roles as a senior executive with various junior exploration companies, Mr. Lallas has served as VP Finance of Granada Gold Mines, VP Finance of Calvista Gold Corporation, CFO of Greystar Resources Ltd., CFO of Bell Copper Corporation and CFO of Latin American Minerals, Inc. He served as Deputy Finance Manager for ArcelorMittal during their $1.5 billion Mont Wright Expansion Project, as Director of Risk Management for both Thompson Creek Metals and Goldcorp., Inc. and as Director of Internal Audit at Teck Resources.
In his new role, Mr. Lallas will be instrumental in implementing corporate governance policies with regards to contract procurement, internal controls, disclosure policies and manuals for the Board of Directors. He will facilitate business process improvements, management change, Technical Committee compliance, and work with legal counsel to ensure compliance of all disclosures with the requirements of National Instruments and regulatory bodies.
Board of Directors – Corporate Director
Has 10 years of experience in the Investor Relations industry, identifying strategic opportunities through her knowledge on and connections with UHNW, socialites, influencers, and investors worldwide.
In 2009, Jessika worked as an Investor Relations Associate in several Canada-based natural resource companies listed in the Toronto Stock Exchange. During a six-year period, she contributed to diverse initiatives including assisting with the financing, due diligence, and negotiation between parties, as well as coordinating international roadshows, seminars and trade shows. Jessika has developed and executed strategic investor and analyst targeting programs to maintain a global network of shareholders informed.
In her most recent role at Camper & Nicholsons International, Jessika led the Marketing and Business Development department for the Americas. She secured several partnerships with luxury brands and produced yacht shows, including Monaco, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, and Palm Beach.
Mr. Nicolas Lin,
Board of Directors – Corporate Director
Mr. Lin is an experienced Corporate Finance Executive with particular expertise in the field of U.S. ECM transactions on the NASDAQ markets. Mr. Lin has advised and participated in a number of such transactions, often on behalf of Chinese and other Asian clients. Mr. Lin has also previously served as Legal and Admin Director of Moxian Inc. a NASDAQ listed entity. Mr. Lin has a vast experience in public companies’ directorships, and he was also a Manager at 8i Capital Limited, where he was involved in advising businesses to list in the United States and London, fund-raising and restructuring work. Mr. Lin graduated from Queen Mary, University of London with LLB in Law in June 2010.
Mr. Logan B. Anderson, Corporate Secretary
Logan B. Anderson is a businessperson who has been the head of 11 different companies and currently occupies the position of President of Amteck Management, Inc., President at Amteck Financial Corp., Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Director at Aloro Mining Corp., Chief Financial Officer & Director at International Battery Metals Ltd., Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Director at Scotch Creek Ventures, Inc., Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Director at Ovation Science, Inc. (Canada) and Chief Financial Officer & Director at InsuraGuest Technologies, Inc. Logan B. Anderson is also Member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand.
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Dr. Stewart A. Jackson
Vice President of Exploration
Over a career spanning several decades, Stewart Jackson, Ph D. was involved in the discovery and development of several major resource discoveries including the multi-billion dollar Red Dog zinc-lead deposits in Northwestern Alaska, currently operated by Teck; the Viken deposit in Sweden containing over 1 billion pounds of U3O8 and a multi-billion pound resource of molybdenum, vanadium, and nickel and zinc; and the Turnagain nickel-cobalt-platinum deposit at Dease Lake, British Columba, from prospect to that of a large nickel resource, currently held by Giga Metals.