Board of Directors

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. John Zorbas is a resource entrepreneur with a proven track record in the metals exploration and development industry. He has held senior advisory positions in various facets of business including operations, marketing, sales, strategic planning and structured finance. Mr. Zorbas has been the Company’s Chief Executive Officer since 2 June 2014. He was appointed Non-executive Chairman of Management Resource Solutions PLC in April 2017. He also served as the President of MGM Productions Group Inc., as well as Director of both ZorCorp Capital Holdings and Starline Capital Holdings Infrastructure Fund. He served as the Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Monchhichi PLC (former: Mercom Capital PLC) until 23 December 2016. Mr. Zorbas also served as a Director of Millennial Esports Corp. until 20 October 2016 and Stratton Capital Corp. He is a founding shareholder of Asian Coast Development Ltd.  Mr Zorbas holds an Honors Bachelors in Economics from the University of Toronto.

Jay VieiraNon-Executive Chairman

Mr Vieira is Vice President, Corporate and Legal Affairs at Distinct Infrastructure Group Inc. Previously, from 2006 to 2016,  he was a partner with the law firm of Fogler, Rubinoff LLP, Toronto, Ontario, where he focussed on securities and corporate finance. Mr. Vieira is a member of the Canadian and Ontario bar associations and the Law Society of Upper Canada. He was admitted to the Ontario bar in 1999 after obtaining his LL.B. from the University of Windsor Law School. Mr. Vieira holds a B.A. (Hons.) in Humanities from McMaster University.

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Kyle Appleby, CA, CPA, has over 16 years’ experience in public accounting and has been providing Chief Financial Officer and other financial accounting and compliance services to both public and private companies since 2007. 

He is a member in good standing of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario. He obtained his Chartered Accountant designation in 2001. Mr. Appleby graduated from York University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.