Technical Advisory Board

R. Stuart Angus, LLB

Mr. Angus is an independent business advisor to the mining industry and is presently Chair of San Marco Resources Inc, K92 Mining Inc, and Kenadyr Mining (Holdings) Corp. He was formerly Head of the Global Mining Group for Fasken Martineau. For the past 40 years, Mr. Angus has focused on structuring and financing significant international exploration, development and mining ventures. More recently, he was managing Director of Mergers & Acquisitions for Endeavour Financial and was responsible for merger and acquisition mandates. Mr. Angus is the former Chairman of the Board of BC Sugar Refinery Limited, he was a Director of First Quantum Minerals until June 2005, a Director of Canico Resources Corporation until its takeover by Brazil’s CVRD in 2005, a Director of Bema Gold Corp. until its takeover by Kinross Gold Corporation in 2007, a Director of Ventana Gold Corp. until its takeover by AUX Canada Acquisition Inc. in 2011 and a Director of Plutonic Power Corporation until its merger with Magma Energy Corp. in 2011.  He resigned June 30, 2017 as Chair of Nevsun Resources Ltd following its acquisition of Reservoir Minerals.

Richard D. Williams, M.Sc., P.Geo

Richard Williams is a Professional Geologist with over 25 years experience in gold mining and precious and base metal mineral exploration in southern Africa, the Americas, and southern Europe. After graduating from Portsmouth University, UK in 1988, he became a mine geologist in the Witwatersrand goldfields, South Africa, before completing a Master’s degree in Mineral Exploration at Queen’s University, Ontario, in 1993.

Since 1994, Richard has worked in the Guyana Shield, Mexico, Northwest Territories and Sardinia in various exploration management capacities before co-founding the Helio Resource Corp. group of companies in 2004. Since 2004, Richard has been CEO of Helio Resource Corp., gaining valuable experience in capital markets, and raising funds for projects in eastern and southern Africa.