Lukas H. Lundin
Mr. Lundin is known for recognizing value and superior global investment opportunities in the natural resource sector. His uninhibited pursuit of highly prospective properties around the world has resulted in numerous resource discoveries, including the multi-million ounce Veladero gold discovery. Mr. Lundin has also led several companies through highly profitable business acquisitions and mergers such as Lundin Mining's $3.3 billion merger with EuroZinc Mining, the $2 billion sale of Tanganyika Oil Company Ltd. and most recently the $9.2 billion sale of Red Back Mining Inc. Mr. Lundin is a graduate of the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology. He currently sits on the Board of a number of publicly traded companies.
Dr. Wojtek Wodzicki
President, CEO & Director
Dr. Wodzicki has worked in the international mining industry since 1987 and has managed exploration programs on five continents. He is a geologist by training and has a doctorate in Geosciences from the University of Arizona. He previously served as Vice President of Strategic Partnerships for Lundin Mining Corporation and President, CEO and Director of Sanu Resources Ltd. Prior to joining the Lundin Group Dr. Wodzicki was with Teck Cominco Ltd. in a variety of roles that included managing exploration offices in Bolivia, Peru, Chile, and Argentina. He finished his career with Teck Cominco as General Manager of Exploration for North America and Europe-Africa.
Vice President, Exploration
Mr. Carmichael joined NGEx from the UK office of Lundin Mining Corporation, where he was General Manager, Resource Exploration with oversight of all near-mine and resource definition exploration activities. Prior to joining Lundin Mining, Mr. Carmichael acted as Vice President, Exploration for EuroZinc Mining Corporation and held executive positions and directorships for several other Canadian exploration companies operating internationally. He has also been a director and first Vice President of the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC) and sat on the technical committee for Geoscience BC.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. See joins the Company from Lucara Diamond Corp. ("Lucara"), where he served as Financial Controller since 2011. During his career he has held positions of increasing responsibility in a number of publicly traded companies, including three years at Western Coal Corp., where he served as Manager, Financial Reporting & Treasury at the time of its $3.3 billion acquisition by Walter Energy Ltd. in 2011. Prior to his involvement in the mining industry, Mr. See spent 3 years in public accounting with PricewaterhouseCoopers ("PwC") working with a diverse client base both in Canada and internationally. He is a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia.
Mr. Conibear has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry. His background includes 18 years of project and construction management across a diverse range of minerals projects encompassing base and precious metal, coal, uranium and potash investments. For the last 12 years he has held public company executive management and director's positions with the Lundin group of companies. As Chief Operating Officer then President/CEO and a Director of Tenke Mining Corp for many years until its merger with Lundin Mining, Mr. Conibear was instrumental in progressing the world class Tenke Fungurume copper/cobalt project towards development. In this capacity he has also been active in advancing the group's corporate social responsibility initiatives and is one of founding directors of the Lundin for Africa Foundation, a charitable entity established to support sustainable development across Africa. Mr Conibear also serves as President, CEO & Director of Lundin Mining.
William A. Rand
Mr. William A. Rand received a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Honors Economics) from McGill University, a law degree from Dalhousie University and a Master of Laws degree in international law from the London School of Economics. Mr. Rand practiced securities law in Vancouver, British Columbia, for nearly 25 years before retiring in October 1992 to establish Rand Edgar Capital Corp., an investment/banking, venture capital company. Mr. Rand is a director of a number of publicly-traded resource-based companies.
Mr. Mullen has more than 30 years' experience in the merchant banking and investment industry. He is a Managing Director of Graycliff Partners and formerly Managing Partner and Chair of Fulcrum Capital Partners Inc. Both firms were previously the merchant banking subsidiaries of HSBC, and were part of a management buyout in 2011 led by Mr. Mullen. Previously, Mr. Mullen was the CEO of HSBC Capital and managed merchant banking operations in Canada, US, and Latin America with capital commitments in excess of $2 billion. Mr. Mullen serves as a director to a number of public and private boards, including over 18 years in the resource-based sector with companies such as Eurozinc, Gold-Ore Resources, Lundin Mining, and now NGEx Resources. He received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia and his MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.
From April, 2005 until June 2011, Ms. Vodola was a Securities Paralegal with the law firm of Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP and prior, a Securities Paralegal with the law firm of Morton & Company, and Mcorp Investment Group. Ms. Vodola also serves as Corporate Secretary of Fortress Minerals Corp. and Assistant Corporate Secretary of ShaMaran Petroleum Corp. and has previously acted as Corporate Secretary for several TSX Venture Exchange listed companies.