Mr. Morin is a seasoned businessman and Vancouver-based entrepreneur. He began his capital markets career with a boutique merchant bank in Vancouver. He has assisted various public and private companies raise in excess of $300-million through various institutions, with a focus throughout Europe, Asia and the United States. He has over 18 years of work experience in the public and private markets. Mr. Morin has garnered an extensive network of investment banking contacts and experience that are instrumental in the management and development of start-ups and junior companies. He has also served as CEO, president and director of several public issuers in the resource sector.
Mr. Bean is an experienced chief financial officer who provides corporate finance leadership and strategic business development guidance, and who strengthens corporate governance. Mr. Bean was instrumental in the success of Aurora Cannabis when he joined them as CFO. He has joined the board as an independent director, where he will bring to bear his financial management, capital markets, strategic acquisitions and corporate governance experience.
Mr. Ko is a Chartered Accountant (CA) with significant experience in senior management positions. He has served as a director of several other publicly listed Canadian resource companies. Mr. Ko received a Bachelors of Arts (BA) in Economics in 1974 from the University of Victoria, with a focus in international economics and political science. In 1979 he obtained his CA designation and has since focused his energies in developing opportunities in Canada and Asia, particularly in Hong Kong. He is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Dr. Born is a registered professional geologist with the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario and is a Fellow of the Geological Association of Canada. Dr. Born also holds a Ph. D. in Earth Sciences from Carlton University with expertise in Precambrian Sedimentary Geology, Basin Analysis, Sedimentology, Stratigraphy and Sedimentary Ore deposits. He brings over 30 years of exploration/mining experience including project evaluation and feasibility studies for senior and junior companies in Canada. This experience includes several years of uranium exploration in the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan and the Thelon Basin of the Northwest Territories, Canada. Dr. Born has also worked as senior geologist with Western Mining Corporation as well as a consultant/senior geologist modelling the Aquarius ore body with Echo Bay Mines Ltd.