John Gray served as Chief Executive officer of Verde Resources from 2010 to 2018. Prior thereto Mr. Gray was Chief Operating Officer of Tesoro Minerals and before that was the Chief Executive Officer of African Aura Resources. Mr. Gray is a geologist having graduated from the Royal School of Mines, London with a B.Sc. in Geology.
Jacques has spent 30 years in finance and during that time has been involved in over $30B of financings for the natural resource sector. He is currently President & CEO of Mount Everest Finance, which finances natural resource companies. Prior, he was at HSBC Bank Plc. where he was Managing Director and Global Head of Metals & Mining From 1992 to 2009 he was at BMO Capital Markets. While at BMO he was Managing Director and Head of the European Equity products business and was part of a team that made BMO one of the leading mining investment banks in the world. In addition he has been a sell-side analyst at RBC . Jacques graduated from McGill University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Mark T. Brown is a CPA, CA and a Director of Pacific Opportunity Capital Ltd., a well-established financial consulting firm. He formerly worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers and became a Chartered Accountant in 1993, after receiving a Bachelors of Commerce in 1990 from the University of British Columbia. He has specific mining/exploration experience including senior positions at Miramar Mining Corporation, Northern Orion Explorations Ltd. and Eldorado Gold Corporation. He is currently the CFO and/or a director or officer of public and private companies. His experience with these companies includes raising equity and debt capital; performing due-diligence; reviewing acquisition targets and completing mergers and acquisitions; operating and setting up rapidly growing companies; and managing national and international tax planning projects.
Ms. Dhillon is a highly experienced corporate secretary with over ten years of experience. She has extensive knowledge of corporate governance, as well as strong management skills and excellent corporate communications abilities. Ms. Dhillon acts as Corporate Secretary for several TSX, TSXV and CSE listed companies.