Jeff SwinogaPresident & CEO
Mr. Swinoga is a senior executive with over 25 years of international experience in the mining and finance industries. His expertise includes business strategy, securing financing, planning, financial analysis, managing banking relationships, including successfully leading finance teams through the different stages of project financing, construction and into production. He has served as Director, Treasury Finance of Barrick Gold Corporation for seven years, Vice President of Finance & CFO of HudBay Minerals Inc., Vice President of Finance & CFO of North American Palladium and as Executive Vice President of Finance & CFO of Golden Star Resources Ltd. His most recent position was as Chief Financial Officer at Torex Gold Resources Inc., where he successfully completed a US$375 million project finance for the construction of their ELG Mine.
Mr. Swinoga is a Chartered Professional Accountant and also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Toronto and an Honours Economics degree from the University of Western Ontario.