Directors

 

Chad Williams, P.Eng, MBA

Chad Williams has an extensive background in capital markets and business management. He is currently the Chairman of Red Cloud Securities Inc., Blue Thunder Mining Inc., and Golden Tag Resources Ltd. Mr. Williams was one of the founders of Agilith Capital Inc., as well as Westwind Capital Inc. He is also the former CEO of Victoria Gold Corp., as well as the former Head of Mining Investment Banking at Blackmont Capital Inc. Prior to these positions, Mr. Williams was a top-ranked mining analyst at TD Bank and other Canadian brokerage firms in Toronto. He is the executive producer for the motion picture Red Rover. He is also a founder of Hot Rod Publishing, a music company. Chad Williams is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario, having received a Bachelor of Engineering degree and a Master of Business Administration from McGill University.

Chad Gilfillan, P. Eng, CFA

Mr. Gilfillan is Senior Vice-President at Red Cloud Securities Inc., an exempt market dealer focused on providing unique and innovative financing alternatives, growth opportunities, and market exposure for select mining companies. Mr. Gilfillan is a former precious metals, energy and resource fund portfolio manager with Natcan Investment Management and a buy-side mining and energy analyst at TD Asset Management. Prior to his work in capital markets, he was employed as a consulting engineer having worked on mining projects around the globe and across the resource company cycle: from exploration to feasibility, construction and operation. Mr. Gilfillan holds a B.A.Sc. in Geological Engineering from the University of Waterloo. He is a registered Professional Engineer and a CFA charterholder.

Eduardo Baer, ICD.D, LLM, MSL

Mr. Baer has extensive experience in strategic planning and business development spanning over 30 years in the mining sector.  He has held senior executive positions and directorships including TVX Gold Inc. and while he was Interim Chairman and CEO of European Goldfields Ltd., he effected the transformation of the company through strategic initiatives that leveraged his project management, financing and capital markets experience.  Mr. Baer also served in a senior corporate development capacity to Greystar Resources Ltd.  Mr. Baer holds a Master of Laws (LLM) from Osgoode Hall Law School and a Master of Science (Leadership) with Distinction from Northeastern University.  He is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors and obtained the ICD.D designation in 2009.