Anthony Moreau is the CEO and Director of American Eagle Gold. He is also a Director of QC Copper & Gold and Orefinders Resources, both TSXV listed companies. He previously worked with IAMGOLD comprising different roles within the organization, most recently Business Development and Innovation. He gained valuable experience working in a continuous improvement function at the Rosebel Gold Mine in Suriname. Tony has spearheaded many industry initiatives, one of them being an international co-op peer benchmarking program owned and run by the participating mining companies. He leads the Young Mining Professionals Toronto Chapter and is the Co-Chair of the YMP Scholarship Fund. A graduate of the Queen’s School of Business, Anthony is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Stephen is the CEO and Director of Orefinders Resources Inc. and QC Copper & Gold, both TSX Venture listed companies, while also being a Chair of Mistango River Resources and Baselode Energy Corp. He is also founder of the Ore Group, an organization focused on natural resource discovery and development.
Stephen is the founder and Chairman of the Young Mining Professionals Scholarship Fund, the largest mining-focused charitable organization and fund, which supports mining engineering and geology education in Canada
Stephen holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management and a Master of Science from the University of Florida.
Joel is a finance professional with over 13 years of experience working in the mining and cannabis industries. Most recently, Joel served as the CFO of Khiron Life Sciences Corp, prior to this, he was Vice President, Finance at CannTrust Inc., and Director of Finance at Primero Mining Corp. and senior finance roles at Banro Corporation and Iamgold Corporation. Mr. Friedman began his career at Deloitte in the Real Estate and Resources group, where he worked with a variety of publicly listed clients throughout the mining lifecycle, from exploration to multi-asset operators. Mr. Friedman holds a CPA, CA and Honours Bachelor of Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business at York University, Canada.
Derek joins the Ore Group team as Vice President – Strategic Engagement and will offer support to each of the Group’s projects.
Derek is a respected mining executive with an extensive background in resource development from permitting through to operations. Proven track record of building government, employee and Indigenous partners engagement and support processes. He is a strategic leader with a keen understanding of public policy leading to reduced regulatory burdens, while maximizing opportunities to reduce costs. A trusted problem-solver known for getting deals done. A recognized leader and frequent speaker on corporate social responsibility, communication and Indigenous relations.
In previous roles as Senior Vice President Corporate and Aboriginal Affairs, Derek was on the leadership team from exploration through to production, at Canada’s largest gold mine – Detour Gold which was acquired for $4.3 Billion by Kirkland Lake Gold.
Within the same region of Ontario, Derek was also a Director at De Beers Canada and on the team that permitted and built the Snap Lake NWT and Victor Projects, a $1Billion, first and only diamond mine in Ontario.