Dr. Yingting (Tony) Guo, P. Geo
Dr. Tony Guo is the founder and Chairman of the Association of Chinese Canadian Mining Professionals in Canada which aims to provide a technical and investment networking group for Chinese professionals in the mining industry. He is also a member of the technical committee of the Zijin Midas Exploration Fund, a strategic investment fund that invests in junior mining companies. Dr. Guo has over 30 years' experience in the mining industry having worked for companies such as Jinshan Gold Mines, China Gold International, Behre Dolbear Group. Dr. Guo holds a Bachelor of Science degree in geology from the Nanjing University and a doctoral degree in geology and exploration from the China University of Mining and Technology. He is a registered professional geoscientist in the Province of British Columbia, Canada, and a committee member of the Mining and Metallurgical Society of America.
Sandy McVey, M.Sc., P.Eng., PMP
Advisor to the Board of Directors
Mr. McVey has over 30 years’ experience in base and precious metal mining, and mine and heavy civil construction in Canada, USA, UK, and Africa. He is currently chief operating officer of West Kirkland Mining which is involved in the development of the Hasbrouck Gold Property in Nevada and in the acquisition of further gold properties. He is responsible for that company’s operations, projects and project evaluations, safety, permitting, and corporate social responsibility. Prior to joining West Kirkland, Mr. McVey held positions in MMG Minerals & Metals Group, Aurcana, Wardrop Engineers, Chamber of Mines of SA, and the Iron & Steel Corporation of SA. He is a Professional Mining Engineer and a Project Management Professional.