Dan Myerson

Executive Chairman and CEO

Mr. Myerson, previously head of Glencore’s Canadian zinc business, has vast global experience in the metals and mining sector; including refined metal and concentrates trading, mining and smelting operations, and capital markets. Before joining Glencore, Mr. Myerson worked for Morgan Stanley in their Equity Capital Markets team based out of Sydney, Australia. He holds a Master of Finance degree from the Queensland University of Technology.

Tim Thiessen

CFO & Corporate Secretary

Mr. Thiessen has over 20 years of international accounting and finance experience, the last 15 years in the mining industry.  His experience includes holding the position of Chief Financial Officer for a number of publicly-listed mineral companies including Aurcana Corporation, SnipGold Corp. (acquired by Seabridge Gold in 2016), Metallic Minerals Corp. and Group Ten Metals Inc.  Prior to this, Mr. Thiessen spent 7 years as Vice President of Finance for TSX-listed Endeavour Financial, an advisory firm in the mining industry specializing in mergers and acquisitions and debt and equity financings.  He was part of a team that spawned industry-leading companies such as Silver Wheaton, UrAsia Energy, Peak Gold and Coastal Energy Corp.

Mr. Thiessen is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada.

Roger March

Vice President, Exploration

Mr. March has almost 25 years of progressive exploration and project management experience, focused mainly on the design, implementation and supervision of advanced exploration programs. In his prior role as Senior Project Geologist at Cumberland Resources, Mr. March spent 11 years as part of the team responsible for the completion of prefeasibility and feasibility level studies for the Meadowbank Gold Project, including resource increases from 0.8 million to over 4 million ounces of gold. He has multi-commodity exploration experience and has held positions with Inco, Redfern Resources, Lac Minerals and the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Mines and Energy.

Mr. March has extensive experience integrating exploration with geotechnical, metallurgical and environmental programs for project development, and is using this background to advance the exploration and development of the McIlvenna Bay Project.

Mr. March is a Professional Geoscientist with the PEGNL and holds a B.Sc. (Hons.) from Memorial University.

Mona Forster

Strategic Consultant

Ms. Forster provides strategic advisory services to Foran Mining, working closely with the executive team and board of directors in this capacity.  She has over 30 years’ experience in the mining industry, both domestic and international, at all stages of the mining life cycle.  She was Executive Vice President at Entrée Gold Inc. for 12 years, during which time she gained valuable experience working in multiple international jurisdictions and managing disparate project teams.

Ms. Forster holds an Executive MBA from Simon Fraser University, recently completed the Directors Education Program through Rotman School of Business, and sits as the Chair and interim President of Women in Mining BC.  She also serves as a director, advisor and committee member of several other industry related non-profit organizations.

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