Daniel Kunz - Chairman & CEO - Senior mining executive with more than 35 years of experience in engineering, mine operations, management, accounting, and finance. Mr. Kunz worked 17 years with Morrison Knudsen Corporation's Mining Group, where he also held the position of Corporate Vice President and Controller. Mr. Kunz held the position of President of Ivanhoe Mines Ltd, and was part of the team that discovered the massive Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold deposit in Mongolia. He was a founder of and served as CEO and President of MK Gold Company, a mine owner and mining contractor that produced some 200,000 ounces of gold annually. He was CEO and President of Jinshan Gold Mines during the construction and startup of the CSH Mine in China. Mr. Kunz holds a Masters of Business Administration from Boise State University, and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology.
Ryan Hart - President - Experienced finance professional and former banker at Credit Suisse and UBS in the fields of equity trading and portfolio management. Prior to his activities in metals and mining Mr. Hart worked as an corporate finance & investment advisor with a strong emphasis on venture capital, deal structuring and financing. Mr. Hart has been involved in metals and mining since 2009, initially as an investor and Chairman of a small producing iron ore mine in Turkey and later as the interim-CEO and Chairman of a pre-development stage Zinc project in Brazil. Mr. Hart holds a Bachelors in Business Administration and is fluent in German and English.
Alexander Kunz - CFO - Mr. Kunz is a licensed and practicing attorney with several years of experience in government regulation and regulatory law. Previous experience includes work at a full service law firm for a variety of clients including corporate and individual. Mr. Kunz has work experience in Washington D.C. with the United States Dept. of Treasury. Earlier in his career, he worked for Triumph Gold Company (later named Kenai Resources) in business development and investor relations. Mr. Kunz holds both a Juris Doctor and Masters of Science degrees from Creighton University and a Bachelors of Science in Biology emphasis in Chemistry from Seattle University.