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Management, Board & Technical Advisory Committee

FPX Nickel has one of the most qualified and experienced exploration and development teams in the junior mining industry. Collectively this team has been directly involved in a number of significant discoveries. FPX Nickel’s management team has worked in more than 35 countries, where they have been involved in mineral exploration and were responsible for negotiating exploration and mining concessions, tax treaties and related matters.

Management

Martin Turenne, CPA, CA

President, CEO and Director
  • Senior executive with over 15 years’ experience in the commodities industry, including over 5 years in the mining industry
  • Extensive leadership experience in strategic management, fundraising, economic analysis, financial reporting, regulatory compliance and corporate tax
  • Formerly CFO of First Point Minerals Corp. from 2012 to 2015
  • Formerly with KPMG LLP and Methanex Corporation
  • A member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants

Trevor Rabb, P.Geo.

Consulting Geologist
  • Professional Geologist with over 10 years experience in mineral exploration, including over 5 years specializing in nickel-iron alloy deposits
  • Formerly First Point’s Senior Geologist and Vice-President Exploration from 2010 to 2016
  • Key player in exploration discoveries for First Point’s Decar, Mich, Wale and Klow properties

J. Christopher Mitchell, P.Eng., MBA

Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary
  • Business Consultant with more than 40 years experience in the mineral industry
  • Served as Senior Vice President of Viceroy Resource Corp., Executive Vice President and CFO of Orvana Minerals Corp.
  • Holds MBA and M.Sc. degrees, University of British Columbia, and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of British Columbia
  • Director of Endurance Gold Corp.

Directors

Dr. Peter M. D. Bradshaw, P.Eng.

Chairman
  • Geologist with 45 years international mineral exploration experience in over 30 countries with Barringer Research, Placer Dome and Orvana Minerals
  • Member, Canadian Mining Hall of Fame
  • Key discoveries and projects directly involved with include:
    • Porgera Gold Mine, Papua New Guinea
    • Kidston Gold Mine, Queensland, Australia
    • Misima Gold Mine, Papua New Guinea
    • Big Bell Gold Mine, Western Australia
    • Omai Gold Mine, Guyana
    • Decar Nickel Project, British Columbia, Canada
  • Director of Aquila Resources
  • Cofounder and first Chairman of the Mineral Deposit Research Unit, University of British Columbia

Rob Pease, P. Geo.

Director
  • Geologist with over 30 year experience in exploration, mine development and construction
  • Former CEO Terrane Metals (Mt. Milligan copper-gold mine, central British Columbia), acquired by Thompson Creek for $650 million
  • Former Director, Richfield Ventures (Blackwater gold project, central British Columbia), acquired by New Gold for $500 million
  • Director, Pure Gold Mining Inc. and Liberty Gold Corp.

William H. Myckatyn

Director
  • Mining engineer with over 34 years experience in the Mining industry
  • Founder and CEO of Quadra Mining Ltd. Served as Chairman and subsequently Co-Chairman of Quadra FNX Mining until its takeover in 2012
  • Prior to Quadra, Mr. Myckatyn was Chairman, President and CEO of Dayton Mining Corp. where he led the restructuring and merger with Pacific Rim Mining Corp
  • Former President and CEO of Princeton Mining and Gibraltar Mines Ltd.
  • Over 17 years working for various operations controlled by Placer Dome Inc. and its associated predecessor companies including four separate mines in Australia and the Philippines
  • Director of San Marco Resources and OceanaGold

Peter Marshall, P. Eng.

Director
  • Mining engineer with 30 years’ experience in mine development and construction
  • Formerly VP Project Development, New Gold and SVP Project Development, Terrane Metals
  • Extensive mine development experience in central British Columbia, including completion of Blackwater gold project feasibility study (New Gold) and development and early construction of Mt. Milligan copper-gold mine (Terrane Metals)
  • Mt. Milligan (Terrane Metals) acquired by Thompson Creek for $650 million in 2010

James S. Gilbert, MBA

Director
  • 30 years of experience in investment and transaction execution, with more than 20 years focused on the international mining and metals industry
  • Held senior management positions with Rothschild, Gerald Metals Inc. and Minera S.A., a private mining investment company
  • Experience covers mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, off-take and specialty refining agreements, joint venture negotiations and strategic marketing
  • Former Director of AQM Copper Inc., acquired by Teck Resources in 2016

Martin Turenne, CPA, CA

President, CEO & Director
  • Senior executive with over 15 years’ experience in the commodities industry, including over 5 years in the mining industry
  • Extensive leadership experience in strategic management, fundraising, economic analysis, financial reporting, regulatory compliance and corporate tax
  • Formerly CFO of First Point Minerals Corp. from 2012 to 2015
  • Formerly with KPMG LLP and Methanex Corporation
  • A member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants

Technical Advisory Committee

Clem Pelletier

Technical Advisor
  • Process chemist/metallurgist by training with over 50 years of experience in the mining industry and resource-related environmental consulting
  • Founder of the Rescan Group (now part of ERM), a globally recognized, industry-leading mineral processing engineering and environmental consulting firm
  • Managed large environmental impact studies and permitting for major projects such as the KSM Project, the Jansen Potash Project, Goro Nickel, the Voisey’s Bay Nickel Project, Escondida, the Ekati Diamond Mine and many others
  • Former Director of Goldcorp and Newmont Corporation, currently serves on the board of Seabridge Gold, and is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.

Martyn Creaney

Technical Advisor
  • Civil engineer with over 40 years of construction and project management experience
  • 25 years with Placer Dome, where he was Vice President, Design & Construction, overseeing all design and construction activities for the company
  • Has provided senior advisory services to various companies, including as OceanaGold’s Senior Project Advisor for the development of the Haile Gold Mine in South Carolina and as independent Project Reviewer for Pretium’s Brucejack Gold Mine in British Columbia.

Rob Pease, P. Geo.

Director
  • Geologist with over 30 year experience in exploration, mine development and construction
  • Former CEO Terrane Metals (Mt. Milligan copper-gold mine, central British Columbia), acquired by Thompson Creek for $650 million
  • Former Director, Richfield Ventures (Blackwater gold project, central British Columbia), acquired by New Gold for $500 million
  • Director, Pure Gold Mining Inc. and Liberty Gold Corp.

Peter Marshall, P. Eng.

Director
  • Mining engineer with 30 years’ experience in mine development and construction
  • Formerly VP Project Development, New Gold and SVP Project Development, Terrane Metals
  • Extensive mine development experience in central British Columbia, including completion of Blackwater gold project feasibility study (New Gold) and development and early construction of Mt. Milligan copper-gold mine (Terrane Metals)
  • Mt. Milligan (Terrane Metals) acquired by Thompson Creek for $650 million in 2010

Paul Hosford

Technical Advisor
  • Senior mining professional with over 30 years of experience in metallurgy, operations, project development and commissioning.
  • Served in senior metallurgical, project development, and project manager roles for Anglo American, Barrick Gold and New Gold
  • Served as the VP Engineering and Project Manager for Terrane’s Mt. Milligan copper-gold project through the development phase and into project design and construction.
  • Member of the Association of Professional Engineers of British Columbia and holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Edinburgh.
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