Daniel Kunz, chairman
Mr. Kunz has significant experience in mining, renewable energy, exploration, finance and operations. In addition to founding, and working 10 years to build U. S. Geothermal, Inc. into a successful energy producer that was recently sold for C$140 million, Mr. Kunz was senior vice president and Chief Operating Officer of Ivanhoe Mines, Ltd. from November 1997 to October 2000, and then was President, Chief Executive Officer and Director until March 2003.
Mr. Kunz was one of the driving forces in taking Ivanhoe Mines into Mongolia where, in 2001, the Company discovered Oyu Tolgoi, one of the world’s largest copper-gold deposits. During his seven-year tenure, the market capitalization value of Ivanhoe Mines increased from $400 million to $4.4 billion.
Satvir ‘Saf’ Dhillon, president
Mr. Dhillon has been involved in the development of companies primarily listed on the TSX Venture Exchange for about 20 years. He has held a variety of positions including investor relations, business development, senior management and board directorships.
As part of the management team at U.S. Geothermal Inc., (NYSE MKT: HTM), during his 12-year tenure, the market capitalization value increased from $2 million to $250 million and it successfully became an Independent Power Producer. Mr. Dhillon is currently the President/CEO and Director of Glacier Lake Resources Inc. (TSXV: GLI) and also sits on the Board of Equatorial Exploration Corp. (TSXV: EXX), UC Resources Ltd. (TSXV: UC.H), Earl Resources Ltd. (TSXV: ERL) and iMetals Resources Inc. (TSXV: IMR).
Scott Davis, CFO & Director
Mr. Davis is a partner of Cross Davis & Company LLP Chartered Professional Accountants, a firm focused on providing accounting and management services for publicly-listed companies.
Mr. Davis’s 22 years of experience includes CFO positions of several companies listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange; senior management positions, including four years at Appleby as an Assistant Financial Controller, two years at Davidson & Company LLP Chartered Professional Accountants as an Auditor and five years with Pacific Opportunity Capital Ltd. as an Accounting Manager.
Tim Henneberry, Director
Mr. Henneberry is a Professional Geologist (P. Geo. British Columbia) with 35 years of diversified geological experience. Mr. Henneberry worked at precious metals and industrial minerals mines in North America and explored for precious metals, base metals and industrial minerals in North America, South America and Africa.
Mr. Henneberry is an expert in NI43-101 reporting requirements and technical reports and has authored numerous technical reports in support of acquisitions and financings for both junior mining companies and private clients.