Team

    Greg Davis

    President and CEO, Director

    Greg Davis

    Greg Davis was VP Business Development for Sunridge Gold Corp from 2006 until the sale of the Asmara project in April 2016. During which time he directed financing efforts and raised over $50 million for the Company. The Asmara Project was advanced from exploration and development through acquiring a mining license. Prior to Sunridge, Greg was part of the discovery team at Nevsun’s Bisha Project as on-site Project Manager. Greg has mining technical background and has over 20 years of experience in all levels of corporate and project management in various jurisdictions around the world.


    David Daoud

    VP Exploration and Geology

    David Daoud

    David Daoud is a geologist with over 25 years of experience mostly in Africa. David was the VP - Exploration for Sunridge Gold and led the exploration team to the discovery of the large Emba Derho VHMS deposit in Eritrea and helped advance the four deposits; Emba Derho, Debarwa and Adi Nefas VHMS and Gupo orogenic gold to a bankable feasibility study and acquiring a mining license. David was also part of the discovery team of Bisha VHMS deposit in Eritrea for Nevsun Resources. In addition, David has extensive experience in conducting exploration in greenstone hosted orogenic gold deposits in Mali and Brazil and was part of the exploration team that made the discoveries of Jericho and 5034 diamond mines for Lytton mineral and Mountain Province Diamonds in northern Canada.


    Scott Ansell

    VP Project Development

    Scott Ansell

    Scott Ansell has an engineering background with over 25 years of expertise in project management, feasibility studies, permitting and mining finance. Scott was most recently VP Project Development for Sunridge Gold where he managed the completion of prefeasibility studies, feasibility and environmental and social studies for the Asmara Project in Eritrea, which led to the awarding of a mining license by the government of Eritrea. Scott was previously Technical Director of Studies and Manager of Consulting, Geology and Mining for AMEC Americas, located in Lima, Peru and Vancouver, Canada. He has previous experience in Africa with Nevsun Resources as Project Manager in Mali and Eritrea.


    David Awram

    Chairman and Director

    David Awram

    David Awram co-founded Sandstorm Gold and is currently a Director and its Senior Executive Vice President. Through his contributions to capital raises, technical due diligence, and corporate development, David has been instrumental in growing Sandstorm Gold from a start-up to a leading mid-tier royalty company. Before starting Sandstorm, David served as Director of Investor Relations at Silver Wheaton Corp. (now Wheaton Precious Metals Corp.) where his role included corporate development and investor relations during Silver Wheaton’s dramatic growth into a multi-billion dollar company. David is a graduate of the University British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology.


    Doris Meyer

    Corporate Secretary, Director

    Doris Meyer

    Doris Meyer is an officer and/or director of several mineral exploration companies trading on the AIM, TSX and TSX Venture stock exchanges. Ms. Meyer gained her early experience in the mining industry as Vice President Finance of Queenstake Resources Ltd. from 1985 to 2003. Ms. Meyer launched her private company Golden Oak Corporate Services Ltd. in October 1996 with Queenstake as her first client. Since that time, Golden Oak has provided publicly traded mineral exploration companies with administrative, financial reporting and corporate compliance services.


    Stephen de Jong

    Director

    Stephen de Jong

    Stephen de Jong has 10 years of experience in the mining industry and was most recently the President and CEO of Integra Gold from 2012 until its sale to Eldorado Gold Corporation in July 2017 for C$590 million. Under his leadership at Integra Gold, Mr. de Jong attracted a high-calibre team of geologists, engineers, entrepreneurs and consultants that advanced the Integra Gold’s Lamaque project from an exploration property to a near-term production asset. He was instrumental in raising over $150 million during one the most challenging times in the mining sector. Mr. de Jong is set on transforming the mining industry using high-tech and highly-connected methods, and co-led the efforts behind the 2016 Integra Gold Rush Challenge and the 2017 #DisruptMining initiatives. Mr. de Jong holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Royal Roads University and is also a director of GFG Resources Inc.


    Hayley De Witt

    Director

    Hayley De Witt

    Hayley is the founder of Pathway Ventures UK Ltd, a privately-held London-based venture capital / private equity firm focused on metals and mining.

    Previously, she was an Investment Analyst at Orion Resource Partners (UK) LLP and has held various positions as an exploration geologist in Canada.

    Hayley holds a graduate degree in Economic Geology from the University of Arizona, where she received the Newmont Scholar and SEG Foundation Graduate Student Fellowship, a BSC in EOSC (Geology) from the University of British Columbia, and a BA from McGill University.


    Dan O’Brien

    Chief Financial Officer

    Dan O’Brien

    Dan O’Brien is the Chief Financial Officer for Sun Peak Metals and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia. He is also Chief Financial Officer for a number of publicly listed exploration companies trading on the TSX and TSX Venture exchanges. Dan was previously a senior manager at a leading Canadian accounting firm where he specialized in the audit of public companies in the mining and resource sector.


    Francis MacDonald

    Advisory Board

    Co-founder and Executive Vice President of Kenorland Minerals, a private Canadian project generating company. Previously geologist with Newmont Mining Corporation in Ethiopia during initial field programs that covered a large portion of prospective geology in the Tigray region.Previously involved in regional exploration programs in Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, and the Hope Bay project in Nunavut, Canada.


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