* Mr. Newbury is Noble Mineral Exploration Inc.'s designated Qualified Person (QP) for geological reporting
|NOBLE MINERAL EXPLORATION INC. |
|H. Vance White: ||President & CEO ||H. Vance White: ||Director |
|Robert Suttie: ||Chief Financial Officer ||Birks Bovaird: ||Director |
|Randy Singh: ||Vice-President, Exploration and Project Development ||Michael C. Newbury:* ||Director |
|Denis Frawley: ||Corporate Secretary ||Gordon McKinnon: ||Director |
| || ||Yvan Champagne: ||Director |
| || ||Dr. Samuel Peralta: ||Director |
H. Vance White
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Mr. H. Vance White has served as President of the Company since 2003. He has served as a Director since 2003. Mr. White also serves on the Board of Directors of Rockefeller Hughes Inc. and TSX Venture Exchange-listed Tawsho Mining Inc. He has also been a director and/or officer of several other reporting issuers, including AfriOre Limited and Dickenson Mines Limited.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Robert Suttie currently works with Marrelli Support Services as its Vice President, possessing more than 20 years of experience, ten of which were in public accounting prior to his tenure with the Marrelli organization. Mr. Suttie specializes in management advisory services, accounting and the financial disclosure needs of the Marrelli group's public client base. In addition to Noble, Mr. Suttie also serves as Chief Financial Officer for a number of other junior mining companies listed on the TSX and TSX-V, leveraging his skills and experience to become integral to the reporting issuers.
Randy Singh, B.Sc. (Waterloo), P.Geo. (ON), P.Eng. (ON)
Vice-President, Exploration and Project Development
Mr. Singh has worked as a geologist in various capacities for a number of major companies, including Utah Mines Ltd., HBMS, Noranda, Syncrude and Placer Dome as well as for a number of juniors including Golden Star Resources, Guyana Gold Corp., Venezuelan Goldfields, South American Goldfields, Queenstake Resources and Gold Port Resources. Mr. Singh also worked as an engineer for Syncrude Canada Ltd., EBA Engineering and Thurber Consultants.
H. Vance White
Mr. H. Vance White has served as President of the Company since 2003. He has served as a Director since 1983. Mr. White also serves on the Board of Directors of TSX Venture Exchange-listed Atikwa Minerals Corporation, Integra Gold Corp. and Tawsho Mining Inc. He has also been a director and/or officer of several other reporting issuers, including AfriOre Limited and Dickenson Mines Limited.
For a majority of his career, Mr. Bovaird's focus has been the provision and implementation of corporate financial consulting and strategic planning services. He was previously the Vice President of Corporate Finance for one of Canada's major accounting firms. He presently is the Chairman of Energy Fuels Inc. the premier US based integrated uranium miner listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:EFR) and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:UUUU). He is Chairman of GTA Resources and Mining Inc. as well as a member of the audit committee (TSX:GTA). He has previously been involved with numerous public resource companies, both as a member of management and as a director. Birks is an independent director and is a graduate of the Canadian Director Education Program and holds an ICD.D designation.
Michael C. Newbury, P.Eng
Mr. Newbury is a professional engineer, banker and project finance specialist with over 30 years experience in the operation, financing and evaluation of natural resource projects, primarily mining. His mining and technical expertise, as well as financial and engineering capabilities, enable the evaluation and assessment of projects, to the development of operational plans and financial structures that manage project risk, minimize equity requirements and maximize shareholder value. Mr. Newbury has a B.Sc. from McGill University, managed Barclays Bank's World Mining Group and the Credit Suisse Corporate Banking Group. He was one of the initial partners in Endeavour Financial and provided his technical expertise to that group for over 10 years. He has extensive experience in the evaluation and financial structuring of natural resource projects in emerging market countries including Russia, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, South Africa, China and Venezuela. Currently he operates as an independent consultant and is on the Boards of a number of junior mining companies. Mr. Newbury is Ring of Fire Resources Inc.'s designated Qualified Person (QP) for geological reporting.
Mr. McKinnon graduated with an Honours Bachelor degree in Management and Organizational Studies from the University of Western Ontario in 2006. He currently serves as President, CEO and a Director of Canadian Orebodies Inc. Mr. McKinnon was a co-founder of Mineral Streams Inc., a private mineral royalty company that was recently sold to AuRico Metals Inc. for $6.85M. Mr. McKinnon also sits on the board of directors for Phoscan Chemical Corporation, FPS Pharma Inc., and Noble Mineral Exploration Inc. He was previously Manager of Corporate Development with Baltic Resources Inc., a company which was acquired for over $70 million.
As the President of Blue Source Canada, the largest developer and marketer of greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction projects in Canada, Mr. Champagne oversees project sourcing, offset sales and brokerage and consulting initiatives for the Canadian market. An experienced leader and entrepreneur in carbon markets, Mr. Champagne has a great passion for and understanding of environmental technologies and GHG reduction projects.
His broad experience includes GHG project screening, assessment and contracting, advising companies and organizations across Canada on sustainable environmental strategies and programs, government relations consulting in the energy sector, public affairs and marketing, and growing companies in new markets. Mr. Champagne obtained his B.A. in Political Science from Yale University with a focus on environmental policy and business-government relations, including graduate-level forestry studies in the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. He is also a graduate of the Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA Program.
Dr. Samuel Peralta
Dr. Peralta has nearly 35 years of business experience in the semiconductor, software and energy sectors. As a senior executive, Dr. Peralta has had direct responsibility for profit and loss, marketing, sales, and corporate and strategic development. He has had a successful track record in overseeing spin-off companies, acquisitions, and start-ups. Currently he is Director, Business & Corporate Development at Kinectrics, overseeing high-tech programs in the international nuclear industry. Previously, he was CEO of Qvadis, a smartphone software provider; was CTO for OH Solar, a photovoltaic firm based on an acquisition from Texas Instruments; and served in key positions at Ontario Hydro and the Ontario Laser and Lightwave Research Centre. Dr. Peralta has extensive experience in turnaround and pivot situations, most recently helping orchestrate POET Technologies Inc.'s successful pivot from a photovoltaic company to a fabless semiconductor company, whose monolithic III-V semiconductor platform is now disrupting the opto-electronic space.