Mr. Mullan holds a B.Sc. (Geology) from Concordia University and has 42 years of experience in the mining industry. Glenn is the CEO of Cleghorn Minerals and is also President, CEO, and Chairman of Golden Valley Mines. As an independent prospector, Glenn assembled and acquired many mining prospects ranging from grass-roots ventures through advanced-stage projects. He was instrumental in assembling most of the properties comprising the exploration portfolio now explored by Golden Valley Mines and related companies in the Zed Zed Group. Glenn is also President of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC).
JOSEPH GROIA, B.A., J.D.
Joseph Groia is a Principal at Groia & Company Professional Corporation ; a securities litigation firm in Toronto . He is also a bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada. He acts as counsel for clients in a wide range of corporate and securities cases. From 1985 to 1990 he was the Associate General Counsel and then Director of Enforcement at the Ontario Securities Commission . He joined Heenan Blaikie in 1990 to practice corporate and securities litigation as a partner until he founded Groia & Company on January 1, 2000. Mr.Groia has been ranked as one of Canada’s 500 Leading Lawyers in Lexpert Magazine since 2000. His cases have included Asbestos Corp., Atlas Cold Storage, Philip Services, YBM Magnex, the Glamis-Goldcorp arrangement and Canadian Tire. Mr. Groia’s most noteworthy professional accomplishment was his leadership of the team that successfully defended Mr. John B Felderhof in the 10 year OSC prosecution of charges arising out of the collapse of Bre-X Minerals Ltd.
Andrew T. Pepper is president of Link Plan Management, the portfolio manager and operational business unit of Link Investment Management, a B2B2C software developer. Mr. Pepper holds the Certified Investment Management designation (CIM) and was an associate advising representative with Gryphon Investment Counsel (2011-2016). He was previously a founding partner of Windermere Capital and its predecessor firm, PepperWright Corporation (2004-2009). Mr. Pepper is also a director of Val-d'Or Mining Corporation, Abitibi Royalties and International Prospect Ventures. Mr. Pepper is chairman of the Action Centre Foundation, former director of Canadian Royalties, current advisor and past president of the Montreal Racket Club, former director of the Quebec Arthritis Association, former director of the Cedars Cancer Institute and member of the Sarah Cook Fund advisory board.