Mr. Morris brings over 20 years of experience in management positions with public companies, providing expertise in capital markets and fund raising for the resource sector. He is the former CEO of Gold Star Resources Ltd. Mr. Morris also co-created and co-produced the 1st nationally syndicated growth stock radio broadcast across Canada. With a keen focus on ESG and clean tech businesses, Patrick sees locally sourced Li as a key to unlocking the future of transportation
Over 35 years’ experience of exploration projects and resource development in the Americas. Served as a Senior Consultant to Intrepid Mines Ltd. and as VP, Exploration for Montana Gold. Has worked with numerous junior, intermediate and senior companies including Francisco Gold, Phelps Dodge, Placer Dome, Billiton, Alta Gold and Nerco Minerals. He was instrumental in the discovery of the Marlin Deposit in Guatemala and other gold deposits in Nevada, Mexico, and Central America.
Over 10 years’ experience in the mining industry and capital markets, with a focus on corporate development, investor relations and capital raising.
President of Strand Development, oversees activities in the USA. Including sourcing and analysis of new acquisitions, development and financing or refinancing. Strand currently has over 3,000 properties in major markets across the US.
Mr. Mukhija brings over 15 years of experience in the mining industry including roles with global mining companies such as Teck Resources, Barrick, BHP Billiton, and TransAlta. Since 2018, Mark has been the General Manager (Australia) for Motion Metrics, an industrial artificial intelligence and machine learning company catering to the mining industry with a specific focus on safety and productivity. Mr. Mukhija is responsible for the P&L, business development, project management, and logistics of the Motion Metrics (Australia) operations. With BHP Billiton, Mark was responsible for life of mine planning and asset value optimization. At TransAlta, Mr. Mukhija began as the Engineering Team Leader at the Sunhills Mine with 14 direct reports and then moved into a capital planning supervisory role where he was responsible for a $60mm annual capital expenditure budget for the operation. Mr. Mukhija is a Professional Engineer and graduate from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mining Engineering (2003).
Results-oriented engineering leader with extensive technical and management experience. Previously served in a variety of roles with Ingersoll Rand, Maxwell Technologies, New Generation Biofuels, Delphi Packard, HE Microwave, Delco Electronics, and GM Advanced Engineering. He has a track record of successful commercial product and process development.
Mr. Tomlinson brings over thirty years of experience in metallurgical research, engineering, and operations support. For over a decade, he worked in the Corporate Technical Services groups at Goldcorp and Barrick Gold. He founded Turnstone Metallurgical Services in April 2021 and has subsequently gained considerable lithium knowledge through Turnstone’s involvement with the well-known Texas-based Round Top project in developing a fully integrated flowsheet to support development of this lithium and rare earth orebody. Upon Newmont’s acquisition of Goldcorp, Mr. Tomlinson served as Director, Modelling in the Newmont Global Projects team. At Goldcorp he served in the corporate technical services team as Director Metallurgy & Research. Prior to this, he served as Manager, Metallurgy with Barrick Gold Corporation in the technical services group. Marcus has also worked with a number of major engineering companies including, Worley Parsons Mining & Metals in Australia, AMEC Americas Mining and Metals, Canada, Ausenco, Australia, AMEC Simons Mining Group, Canada, and Fluor Daniel Mining & Minerals. He began his career as a Senior Metallurgist with Anglo American Research Lab in South Africa.