Mr. McInnis is a professional engineer with over 45 years of experience in mineral exploration in North America and abroad with a demonstrated track record in acquiring and developing high quality mineral projects. He has extensive experience managing junior mining companies, most recently at True Gold Mining (formerly Riverstone Resources Inc.) until its acquisition by Endeavour Mining in 2016. He has been a director of Abacus since July 2002 and as its Chairman, President & CEO since February 2014. He is also currently a director of Victoria Gold Corp. and Canasil Resources Inc.
Mr. McKeever has a distinguished career that spans over 40 years, most of which were spent in a senior management capacity with major mining companies as well as the metal trading industry, including Chairman of Sempra Metals Group from 2002 to 2006.
Mr. Spong is an accountant with over 20 years of experience in public and private practice. He has conducted audit work for a wide range of mineral exploration companies. He has been a director of a number of junior mining companies and currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of Gitennes Exploration Inc., Canasil Resources Inc. and Blackheath Resources Inc.
Mr. McConnell is a professional mining engineer with over 40 years of experience in exploration, development and operations. He served as Vice President of NWT Projects at De Beers Canada Ltd. from 2001 to 2006 and directed development and construction of the Snap Lake Diamond Project. He was President and CEO of Western Keltic Mines Inc. until its takeover by Sherwood Copper Corp. in 2008. He is currently Director, President & CEO of Victoria Gold Corp.
Dr King recently retired as Head of Global Exploration after 35 years with Teck Resources, where he spent extended periods based in London, Brussels, Santiago, Spokane and Vancouver. He was involved in several discoveries and supervised all stages of exploration, from generative through to resource/reserve definition. Adrian holds a B.Sc. and Ph.D. from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, London, UK. and has authored and co-authored several scientific papers.