President & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Cahill was previously Vice President Corporate Development of Pelangio Exploration Inc., a junior gold exploration company active in Ghana, West Africa. Prior to Pelangio, Mr. Cahill was a lawyer in the M&A and corporate securities practices at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP. At Davies, he advised on public and private transactions valued at over $15 billion, including Barrick's acquisition of Placer Dome in 2005. He also advised on public offerings totaling over $2 billion dollars for various Canadian companies. Mr. Cahill is a member of the Young Presidents' Organization, the Law Society of Upper Canada and a board member of the Mining Association of Canada. Mr. Cahill holds a law degree from the University of Western Ontario and an undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Dhadwar, was appointed CFO in August 2012 and was previously the Company's Controller, since 2010. Mr. Dhadwar holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from McMaster University and obtained his chartered accountant designation during his tenure at MacGillivray Partners, Chartered Accountants. Mr. Dhadwar brings with him a range of experience and expertise in accounting, finance and business.
Mr. Pullinger brings over 12 years of experience in advancing projects from early stage exploration through to production including marketing, financing, planning and execution. Most recently, he was Vice-President Exploration at Roxgold Inc. where he made a significant contribution towards growing the 55 Zone at Yaramoko Project in Burkina Faso from a small inferred gold resource into a producing mine, and additionally discovered the high grade QV1 and Qv' gold resources. Mr. Pullinger has extensive international experience in Asia, South America, North America and Africa. He is a Professional Geologist (Ontario) and holds an Honours Degree in Geology from the University of Johannesburg.
Vice-President, Technical Services
Mr. Flood was appointed VP Technical Services in July 2016, overseeing ongoing opportunities to improve technical efficiencies through the Company’s existing operations. Mr. Flood is a professional mining engineer with over 12 years of experience providing technical, operational, project management and mine safety support. Most recently, Mr. Flood was the Principal Mining Engineer at Resolution Copper Company (a subsidiary of the Rio Tinto Group). Mr. Flood also held various technical positions with Goldcorp. Inc. (Musselwhite) and Xstrata plc (now Glencore plc) (Kidd Operations, Nickel Rim South and Fraser). He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) degree from Dalhousie University.
Vice-President, Corporate Responsibility
A geologist by training, Dr. Ford has more than 24 years of experience as a corporate responsibility mining executive - he has a proven track record of driving corporate and operational performance in safety, health and security, environmental affairs, community relations and development, human rights and government relations. He is the President of Corporate Responsibility Solutions Inc., an advisory firm servicing the resource development industry in designing and implementing management systems for corporate responsibility and strategic planning. Dr. Ford was Vice-President, Corporate Responsibility for Inmet Mining. Under his leadership, Inmet earned a reputation for innovation, openness, transparency and excellent operational performance. During 2006-2015, he served as an influential board member of the Mining Association of Canadian and helped develop Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) to improve operational performance, build privilege to operate and enhance the reputation of the Canadian-based mining industry. Throughout his distinguished career, Dr. Ford has been a member of various professional associations, served on many boards and is a frequent speaker and presenter on many industry-leading panels relating to corporate responsibility.
Mr. Marino is a Chartered Accountant with a masters degree in Finance and over 18 years of experience working in the mining industry in Latin America including, Brazil, Venezuela and Mexico. Mr. Marino has held various finance positions with Anglo American Group in both the Iron Ore and Base Metals Divisions.
Director, Investor Relations
Miss Hasan previously lead investor relations programs for several Canadian mining companies including, Continental Gold, Mukuba Resources and Verde Potash. Formerly with the TMX Group of Companies, she is also a Member of the Canadian Investor Relations Institute.