Mr. Mohan (54) is President and CEO of the Mohan Group. Mr. Mohan has worked in the marketing, advertising and promotions field for over 25 years. In 1986, he founded The Mohan Group a Canadian advertising and marketing company. Mr. Mohan has been the President and CEO of the Mohan Group for the previous 25 years. He received his B.A. Political Science in 1978 from the University of Windsor and his director’s education in 2005 from the Rotman School of the University of Toronto. Mr. Mohan has been a director of Canada Lithium Corp. since October 2008 and a director of Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc. from June 2005 to June 2012.
Harvey Johnson, CFO
Mr. Johnson (65) is CFO of the Company and has held that position since June 2011. Mr. Johnson’s principal occupation during the preceding 5 years has been as Director of Management Consulting at CMA Ontario and acting as Head of Finance for a large private group of mineral exploration and investment companies. He is a Certified Management Accountant and a Chartered Accountant from Australia as well has a Bachelor Commerce Degree from the University of Queensland.
Donald Hawke, Vice President Exploration
Mr. Hawke (64) has over 40 years in the exploration business and has worked in several jurisdictions in Canada as well as overseas in Africa and the Middle East on projects involving gold, base metals, uranium, diamonds and industrial minerals at levels from grassroots to feasibility. Mr. Hawke’s principal occupation during the preceding 5 years has been independent consulting geologist. Mr. Hawke has an Honours BSc and a MSc degree from Laurentian University and he is a member in good standing of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario.
Chris Irwin, Corporate Secretary
Mr. Irwin (42) is Corporate Secretary of the Company and has held this position since May 2011. Mr. Irwin is a partner with Irwin Lowy LLP, a law firm, and has held this position since January 2010. Prior to such time, he was a principal with Irwin Professional Company, a law firm, and held this position since 2006. Prior to such time from 2004 to 2006, he was an associate with Wildeboer Dellelce LLP. Mr. Irwin is a director and/or officer of several public companies, including director of Airesurf Networks Holdings Inc. since June 2011, director of Auriga Gold Corp. since January 2009, secretary of Canada Lithium Corp. since November 1999, director of Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc. from September 2005 to June 2012, director of Candax Energy Inc. since March 2009, among others. He holds a Masters of Law (Osgoode), a Bachelor of Laws (University of New Brunswick) and a Bachelor of Arts (Bishop’s University).
John Cullen, Director
Mr. Cullen (55) is a Director of the Company and has held this position since June 1, 2011. Mr. Cullen’s principal occupation during the preceding 5 years has been director and officer of several publicly traded companies. Mr. Cullen was the co-founder of Candax Energy Inc. in 2004; a director of CGX Energy Inc. from 1997 to present; a director of Southeast Asia Mining Corp. since 2005 to present; and a director of Hylake Gold Inc. since 2010.
James Fairbairn, Director
Mr. Fairbairn, (53) has more than 20 years experience with publicly-traded companies. He is a Chartered Accountant, having obtained his CA designation in 1987 and an Institute-certified Director. Mr. Fairbairn holds a B.A. from the University of Western Ontario. Mr. Fairbairn’s experience touches on corporate governance and financial reporting with respect to junior mining exploration companies. He is an officer of CGX Energy Inc. and Mag Copper Inc. and a Director of Canada Lithium Corp., Crown Gold Corporation, Schyan Exploration Inc. and Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc until June 2012. Mr. Fairbairn’s principal occupation during the preceding five years has been acting as accountant, officer and director of several publicly traded companies. It is expected that Mr. Fairbairn will initially devote approximately than 5% of his time to the business of the Corporation.
Richard Kellam, Director
Richard Kellam (50) has over 25 years of general management, marketing and sales experience with several large multinational organisations. He has been responsible for building and running business in Europe, Asia and North America and has spent much of his career overseas. Over the past 11 years, Mr. Kellam has been working for Mars Incorporated, a large global food company, in various positions with the most recent being their Chief Global Customer Officer. Mr. Kellam holds a BA from the University of Western Ontario.
Andrew Budning, Director
Dr. Budning MD,CM., MSc., FRCS(C) (50) is the President and Director of the Budning Eye Institute. Dr. Budning is an Ophthalmologist with special training in Paediatric eye disease and Surgery. Dr. Budning’s principal time is spent in clinical practice, and has been a staff member at the Credit Valley Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children since 1992. Dr. Budning is a past Chair of the Section on Ophthalmology OMA, and current Member of the Board and Chair for the council of Provincial Affairs for the Canadian Ophthalmological Society. Dr. Budning Holds an MD,CM Degree in Medicine and a Masters Degree in Physiology from McGill University. He is Fellowship trained in Paediatric Ophthalmology at Hospital for Sick Children Hospital University of Toronto. As a result of Dr. Budning’s education and personal investment experience he is considered to be “financially literate” .