Corporate Governance - Biography
|Ricardo M. Campoy|
Director (Lead Independent Director and Acting Chairman)
Ricardo M. Campoy has been a director of the Company since August 2006. His experience includes 37 years as a mining engineer, merchant and investment banker and financial advisor for resource companies, financial institutions and investment funds. Currently, Mr. Campoy is the Managing Director of the Minerals Capital and Advisory practice for Headwaters MB, a merchant bank. Previously, he was in private practice as a financial advisor, a Managing Director and Head of the Mining and Metals Group for WestLB in New York, and held senior management positions with McFarland Dewey & Co. LLC, ING Capital, Swiss Bank, Elders Resources Finance Inc. European Banking Company and Continental Illinois Bank. Prior to his banking career, Mr. Campoy worked in various engineering and supervisory production positions with Inspiration Copper Inc., Dravo Corporation, BCL Bamangwato Concessions Ltd. and AMAX Inc. Mr. Campoy earned a B.Sc. in Mining Engineering from Colorado School of Mines and Master of International Management (Finance) from the American Graduate School of International Management.