Mr. Cordova was the first Minister of Mining of Ecuador. Under his administration, the development of the Ecuadorian mining industry had been his cornerstone, positioning the country as the new mining frontier in the region. Prior to being Minister of Mining, Mr. Cordova held prominent positions as the Vice Minister of Mining and Vice Minister of the Interior. He has also held positions of relevance in the public administration, such as Deputy Minister of Justice, Deputy Secretary of Mining, Advisor for the Minister of Foreign Trade, among others.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Lallas, CPA, GGMA, CMA is a professional with over 20 years of progressive experience encompassing global finance and risk management having worked in mid-tear and junior mining companies. He built accounting and administration departments in two Latin American exploration companies, spearheaded tax restructuring and refinancing ways at an exploration company and worked in cost recovery at two major construction projects with the objective of minimizing costs and outlays.
A Geophysicist and Businessman with 19 years with BHP Billiton, the last 9 in the position of senior business development manager on minerals exploration with a global reach having worked on exploration deals in 32 countries.
Mr. Tsitos has identified, negotiated and executed an excess of 55 explorations, development and mining agreements and Joint Ventures. He has an extensive global network (exploration, mining, finance).
C. GEOFFREY HAMPSON
Mr. Hampson is a seasoned entrepreneur, with 35+ years of experience in mining, oil & gas, construction and manufacturing.
He has founded and financed numerous successful private and public companies since 1978, including Peer 1 Network, Inc., where, in the role of CEO, he grew annual revenues from $240,000 to $130 million before selling the company for $565 Million. Other successes include Fibrox Technology LP., Live Current Media Inc., Corelink Data Centers, LLC and Pacific Rodera Energy.
Mr. Walsh started his career as an Engineer working for some of the world’s largest engineering and construction companies with involvement in large scale construction projects in Canada, the USA, Vietnam, and South America. Over the last 30 years, he has been a founder and investor in over 25 companies with a primary focus in heavy civil construction, power generation, contract mining, road building and highway maintenance. Mr. Walsh is an entrepreneur and an investor with a wealth of knowledge and experience.
Mr. Timlick is the President of Triplet Management a boutique business management consulting firm for Start-up companies.
Mr. Timlick was most recently the Vice-President, Western Canada, of Avaya, a Telecommunications company. He has extensive knowledge of the public market and has been acting as an independent public board member since 2005 for resource/mining companies, software companies and created a number of Capital Pool Companies.