Mr. Williamson is an entrepreneur with more than 30 years of global experience, including 22 in the management, development and governance of public companies conducting worldwide mineral exploration and mining. He has served as Founder, Chairman, President, CEO, CFO, or Director of 20 or more listed companies in Canada and Australia. Throughout his career Mr. Williamson has discovered and/or evaluated numerous projects through to feasibility production and mining. On more than one occasion his team's efforts were recognized for excellence by being named to the TSX Venture 50TM as a Top 10 Mining Company. Mr. Williamson has a Bachelor of Science, Specialization in Geology, (1988) from the University of Alberta, and is a professional geologist registered with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta. He is also a Fellow of the Geological Association of Canada and Member of the Society of Economic Geologists.