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Board of Directors

Rick G. Bonner

Founder, President & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Rick G. Bonner has over forty years of mineral exploration experience on four continents exploring for copper, gold, uranium, and diamonds. His explorations have taken him across the world including the former Soviet Union, western and southern Africa and Arctic Canada for major mining groups including BHP and Rio Tinto.

A co-founder of Westport Resources Namibia, Rick built a significant exploration company for Forsys Metals Corp, a TSX-listed company. This work included advancing their key project, the Valencia uranium deposit, from the exploration stage to a measured resource at which point the project was delivered for development consideration.

Rick is a licenced Professional Geologist (non-practicing in the jurisdiction) with NAPEG, Canada. He has also held a number of directorships at Canadian public junior exploration companies, and founded a number of exploration companies including Kalahari Key Mineral Resources, also in Botswana.

Burns Singh Tennent-Bhohi

Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Burns Singh Tennent-Bhohi is the Founder, Chairman of the Board, and Chief Executive Officer of The Glenpani Group, a global venture capital conglomerate headquartered in the heart of the City of London, UK. The Group is focused on the evaluation and augmentation of a number of asset classes, including distressed asset opportunities, private transactions, investment origination, and asset management. Glenpani serves as cornerstone investor to its transactions, the introduction and syndication of capital raising activities, as well as providing corporate services to companies with public listings on the LSE, TSX, ASX, and CSE.

Glenpani maintains an extensive international network of corporate financiers, brokers, investment bankers, merchant banks, UHNWI’s, project financiers, asset banks, and technical consultants.

Burns has restructured, recapitalised, and led the turnaround of over twenty private and public companies, and has served on the board of directors of several London and Canadian quoted businesses. His current directorships include Evrima plc, Globe Capital Ltd, and Advanced Hydrogen Technologies Group Ltd.

He has overseen the completion of transactions with tier one mining blue chips including Rio Tinto. In 2020, Burns led a seed investment round in Premium Nickel Resources Corporation, which generated a Return on Investment of over 14,000%. Premium Nickel Resources Ltd is now a publicly quoted company on the TSX-V: PNRL. Burns earned his MA in Social Sciences (Economics) from the University of Glasgow.