| Lenic Rodriguez MA |
President, CEO and Director
| Mr. Rodriguez is an Honors Business Graduate and Master of Science Graduate from IberoAmericana University, a Jesuit education institute, considered as one of the top private Universities in Mexico. At just 30 years of age, he was among the top 100 executives in Mexico. Mr. Rodriguez was also a founding member of the Mexican Chapter of the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton Econometrics Forecasting Associates, founded by the Economics Nobel Laureate, Dr. Lawrence R. Klein. He has broad experience as an entrepreneur and financier and has been instrumental in raising hundreds of millions of dollars for private and public companies in Mexico, Canada and US.|
Prior to joining Aurcana, Mr Rodriguez created a JV with Phillip Holzmann AG from Western Germany, the world's second largest general contractor, at the time. His vast knowledge and global business experience was instrumental in growing Aurcana Corporation from an exploration company, to being one of the fastest growing silver producers today.
| Salvador Huerta, BA Accounting and Administration |
Chief Financial Officer
|With training at Harvard Business School, Mr. Huerta has over 30 years work experience as a CFO for large multinational Companies, such as: H.J. Heinz; Timex Corp; Rheem Manufacturing and other global Mexico based Groups. Mr. Huerta has extensive knowledge and experience in business, finances, manufacturing, planning, treasury and accounting, as well as international joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Aurcana, he acted as an investment opportunities advisor for Nichimen Japanese Co, now Sojits Corporation a large multinational corporation with 483 subsidiaries all over the world. Mr. Huerta is Fluent in English and Spanish|
| Sandy Hunter |
|Ms. Sandy Hunter has been in the corporate securities industry for over 15 years and has worked with a broad range of issuers both in a corporate secretarial capacity and as an account manager for registrar and transfer agents.|
| Alfonso Canseco Hernández, Eng |
Director of Operations and General Manager, La Negra Mine
| Mr. Canseco has more than 38 years of experience in mine management.He is a Graduate Engineer in Mining and Metallurgy of the "Universidad Nacional Autonoma de México".|
Prior to joining La Negra Mine, Mr. Canseco worked with Grupo Mexico (IMMSA) as Mine Supervisor and Mine Assistant Superintendent. He also held the position of Manager with Peñoles Group, Director of Mining Constructions for the Ministry of Economy, Manager of Minera Guadalupe, Minera Victoria, Minera Nukay as well as Project Assistant with Baja Mining in Santa Rosalía, B.C.S.
Mr Canseco also worked as a full-time Professor of mathematics at the Colegio of Bachilleres in Mexico.
| Officers, Directors & Senior Management |
| Lenic Rodriguez President, CEO and Director|
Salvador Huerta Chief Financial Officer
Sandy Hunter Corporate Secretary
Alfonso Canseco Hernández Director of Operations and General Manager, La Negra Mine
Bob Tweedy Director
Adrian Aguirre Director
Kevin Drover Director
Dr. Peter Megaw
Mr. Jerry Blackwell
Mr. Bob Pepper
| Robert Tweedy |
|Mr. Robert Tweedy is a corporate director. He is the Chairman of Useppa Holdings Limited, a private management company. Mr. Tweedy is currently the Chairman of Aurcana Corporation and STT Enviro Corporation. He is a trustee of Dundee REIT and an Advisor to MARS. Mr. Tweedy is a past Director of TransAmerica Life Insurance Company of Canada, Rockwater Capital Corp., the Toronto Hospital Foundation Board, and has served as President and CEO of a number of private and public companies. He is a past Chairman of the Young President's Organization, Ontario Chapter, and currently a member of the World Presidents' Organization. He earned his Honours Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto and his Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University. In 2003, he was awarded the H.M. The Queen's Gold Jubilee Medal.|
| Adrian Aguirre |
|Mr. Aguirre serves as Vice Chairman and Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Maxcom Telecomunicaciones SAB de CV, a large integrated telecommunication services operator in Mexico. He has held these posts since 2011. Previously, he acted as Chairman of the Board of the Company from March 1996 to December 2008, and was Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors between December 2008 and 2011. He is Certified Public Accountant and holds a degree in Accounting from Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico.|
| Kevin Drover |
| Mr. Kevin Drover is currently the President and CEO of Oracle Mining Corporation. Mr. Drover has more than 40 years of both domestic and international experience in operations, project development, management and process re-engineering, with both developing and producing companies. |
Mr. Drover was the Chief Operating Officer of Glencairn Gold Corporation, responsible for two gold mining operations located in Latin America. Prior to joining Glencairn, he was the Vice President of Operations for Kinross Gold Corporation, overseeing six operating mines located in various parts of the World. He has considerable experience in turning around challenging projects and has worked in operations located in Canada, Russia, Peru, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and the USA.
During his career, Mr. Drover also worked for Black Hawk Mining, Lac Minerals, BP Canada Resources, Noranda Mining, Dome Mines and The Iron Ore Company of Canada.