President, CEO & Director

Steve Roebuck is a registered professional geoscientist with over 25 years of international mining and exploration experience. Most recently he was the President of Scorpio Gold Corp., a 40,000 oz/year gold producer with assets in Nevada.  Mr. Roebuck has been the VP of Exploration for two publicly listed companies with interests in gold, diamonds, iron ore and base metals. Early in his career he worked as a mine and exploration geologist at Placer Dome’s Sigma Mine in Val d’Or, QC, Aur Resources’ Bachelor Lake Mine in Desmaraisville, QC, and Royal Oak Mines’ +8 million oz. Giant Mine in Yellowknife, NT.



Fiona Fitzmaurice is a chartered certified accountant with 12 years of experience in accounting and financial control. Most recently she was the financial controller for Noront Resources Ltd. and was involved in several private placements, prospectus filings, flow-through financings and corporate audits. Prior to joining Noront, Ms. Fitzmaurice acted as a senior accountant and controller for both private and publicly listed start-up companies. She holds a BA in accounting and finance from the Athlone Institute of Technology in Ireland.

david hladky, pgeo
VP Exploration & director

David Hladky is a registered professional geoscientist with over 18 years of international exploration experience. His positions have included Senior Geologist and Project Manager for projects in the Yukon, British Columbia, Argentina and Peru, and most recently he was a Project Manager and Qualified Person on the Morelos Sur and El Barqueno Projects in Mexico, where Cayden Resources was purchased by Agnico Eagle Mines for $205 M. Mr. Hladky also worked several years with Great Panther Silver in the exploration of its Guanajuato mine and Km 66 project in Mexico. 



Christian Scovenna has over ten years of experience in capital markets, business development and investor relations. As Managing Director of Capital Markets for Cervello Capital, Mr. Scovenna lead six portfolio companies within the group, raising capital, business development and internal IR for the group. He also spent four years with Frontier Merchant Capital Group as Director & Senior VP of Operations and most recently with Lions Edge Capital a Managing Partner. Over the years, Mr. Scovenna has been successful in completing various M&A acquisitions and raising capital.

brendan purdy, LLD, JD

Brendan Purdy is a practicing securities lawyer focused on technology and resource issuers. He has extensive experience with respect to public companies, capital markets, reverse takeovers and other facets fundamental to the natural resources sector. Prior to receiving his JD from the common-law section at the University of Ottawa, Mr. Purdy completed a Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies degree from the University of Western Ontario, majoring in finance and administration.



Mark Shore is a professional geoscientist with 30 years of experience in the mineral exploration field. He earned his BSc from Concordia University, Montreal in 1987 and his PhD from the University of Ottawa in 1996.  In 2006, Dr. Shore formed Magma Geosciences Inc. to provide consulting services focused on the acquisition, processing and interpretation of geophysical data and its integration with geology and other geospatial data sets in the business area of discovering and developing mineral deposits.

Community relations ADVISOR

John Scott played for 8 seasons in the National Hockey League and was voted MVP in the 2016 All-Star game.  Prior to his professional hockey career, Mr. Scott received a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the Michigan Technological University in 2005.



Rahim Kassim-Lakha has over 20 years of international capital markets experience in the resource and technology sectors, during which he aided in structuring and funding over US$5 B for private and public companies.