Directors


Richard Warke

Richard Warke

DIRECTOR

Richard Warke, President, CEO, and Director, was responsible for founding Augustagroup in 2006, when he started Ventana Gold Corp., Augusta Resources Corp. and Arizona Mining Inc.  The group now includes NewCastle Gold Ltd. and Titan Mining Corp.  Augusta Resource Corp. was sold in 2014 for $0.7 billion, and the former Ventana Gold Corp. was sold in 2011 for $1.6 billion. Mr. Warke currently serves as the Executive Chairman for Arizona Mining Inc. and NewCastle Gold Ltd. and has more than 25 years of experience in corporate finance and marketing in the global resource industry, and has been involved in raising over $1 billion dollars in equity for resource companies.


Purni Parikh

Purni Parikh

Director

Purni Parikh, Director, has 25 years of experience in business administration. She has a Certificate in Business from the University of Toronto and has 23 years' experience working with public companies in the areas of legal and regulatory administration, corporate finance, governance and investor relations. Ms. Parikh is currently President of Augustagroup, Vice President, Corporate Secretary for Arizona Mining Inc. and Newcastle Gold Ltd. and was also Vice President, Corporate Secretary for Augusta Resource Corporation prior to its acquisition. Ms. Parikh is also an Accredited Director with and ICD. D certification.


George Pataki

George Pataki

Director

George E. Pataki is the co-founder and Chairman of the Pataki-Cahill Group, a specialized development firm, and serves as Senior Counsel to the international law firm Norton Rose Fullbright. Previously, he served three terms as the 53rd Governor of the State of New York from 1995 to 2006, being elected after serving consecutively as the mayor of Peekskill, an assemblyman in the New York State Legislature, and as a senator in the New York State Senate. Mr. Pataki has vast experience serving on the boards of international conglomerates, private equity firms, and venture capital funds.


Lenard Boggio

Lenard Boggio

Director

Len Boggio, Director, was formerly a partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) where he served for more than 30 years until his retirement in May 2012. During that time he was Leader of the B.C. Mining Group of PwC, a senior member of PwC's Global Mining Industry Practice and an auditor of Canadian, U.S. U.K. and other internationally listed mineral resource and energy clients. Mr. Boggio is a Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (FCPA, FCA) and has served as president of the British Columbia Institute of Chartered Accountants and chairman of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants.


Greg Clark

Greg Clark

Director

Greg Clark, director, worked as a Licensed Aircraft Technician in the Heavy Maintenance Dept. for Canadian Airlines and then Air Canada. He holds a Transport Canada Aircraft Maintenance Engineer License


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