Jean Martineau President & CEO
Jean Martineau has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation since it became listed on the TSX in October 2007. For more than 30 years, he has been involved in the Canadian mining industry as a director of exploration companies and as an investment broker. During the last 20 years, he has focused on South America and has acquired an in-depth knowledge in the management of natural resource companies in South America. His Latin American expertise has been of prime importance in the development of the Corporation’s operations in Peru.
Jorge Luis Cárdenas Vice President Operations, Peru
Jorge Luis Cárdenas is an experienced mining engineer and a member of the Colegio de Ingenieros del Perú. He has more than 15 years’ experience in gold and copper mining and holds a degree engineering (1990) and a Masters in mine management (2006). From 1996 to 2003 he was Plant Superintendent for Minera Dynacor del Perú, a Dynacor Gold Mines Inc. subsidiary. From 2004 to 2007, he was Operations Manager and was promoted to General Manager of Dynacor Gold Mines inc. in Peru in December 2007.
Jorge Luis has been the driving force behind the very successful development of the company’s custom milling business in Peru. He is an exceptionally talented top level executive who has a team of dedicated managers in Peru. Jorge Luis now focussed on aggressively growing the company’s custom milling business.
Léonard Teoli Vice President and CFO
Léonard Teoli began his career with Price Waterhouse, in 1987 where he served clients in the mining industry until 1996. From 2003 to 2008 he was CFO of Diabras Exploration where he participated in the start-up in 2006 of a pilot mining operation in Mexico. Since then he acted as consultant and CFO for a couple of exploration companies with projects in Canada and Morocco. He joined Dynacor’s management team as Vice-President and CFO after cumulating over 20 years of experience as an accounting and finance executive with several Canadian junior mining companies involved in exploration projects worldwide. He is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1990.