President and CEO, Director
Mr. Heath has a comprehensive career in the structured finance, corporate finance, and investment management industry. He was previously the Chairman and CEO of High Stream Corporation before Metalla acquired it in August 2016. High Stream was a specialty streaming and royalty consulting company where he worked with First Mining Finance, (FF:CVE) and several other private equity funds, advising and brokering metal streaming transactions. Before that, he was the President of a private streaming company where he deployed $11 million in 4 producing streaming transactions in 3 separate jurisdictions. Prior to that, he was a founding principal of KSIR Capital Management a hedge fund focused on small and micro-cap mining companies. He also advised several mining companies with KSIR Capital, the corporate finance division of KSIR.
Lawrence Roulston is a mining professional with over 35 years of diverse hands-on experience. He recently founded WestBay Capital Advisors, providing business advisory and capital markets expertise to the junior and mid-tier sectors of the mining industry. From 2014 to 2016, he was President of Quintana Resources Capital, which provided resource advisory services for US private investors, focused primarily on streaming transactions. Before Quintana, he was a mining analyst and consultant, as well as the editor of “Resource Opportunities”, an independent investment publication focused on the mining industry. Prior to this, Lawrence was an analyst or executive with various companies in the resources industry, both majors and juniors. He has graduate-level training in business and holds a B.Sc. in geology.
Mr. Tucker is a founding shareholder of Nova Royalty and a director of Metalla Royalty & Streaming (NYSE: MTA), of which he is also a founding shareholder. He is the author of Why Gold? Why Now? a book detailing the wealth-creating power of mineral royalties. He was editor and senior analyst of several widely followed financial newsletters including Doug Casey's Casey Report, The Bill Bonner Letter and Stansberry's Investment Advisory. He has two decades of capital markets experience and was a founding partner of KSIR Capital Management, an asset management firm focused on precious metal equities as well as KSIR Capital, a corporate finance advisory firm.
Mr. Molyneux is an experienced metals and mining industry executive and financier. He currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of one of the world largest publicly listed uranium producers, Paladin Energy Ltd. (ASX:PDN) (2015 – present), where he recently presided over a US$700M recapitalization and successful public re-listing of the company. Mr. Molyneux also currently serves as Non-Executive Chairman of Argosy Minerals Ltd. (ASX:AGY) (2016 – present) and Azarga Metals Corp. (TSXV:AZR) (2016 – present). He was previously a Non-Executive Director of Goldrock Mines Corp. (TSXV:GRM) (2012 – 2016) until its successful sale to Fortuna Silver Inc. and was CEO and Director of SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ) (2009 – 2012), an Ivanhoe Mines Group company. Prior to these executive and director roles, Mr. Molyneux was Managing Director, Head of Metals and Mining Investment Banking, Asia Pacific for Citigroup in Hong Kong. As a specialist resources investment banker, he spent approximately 10 years providing advice and investment banking services to natural resources corporations. Mr. Molyneux continues to be based in Asia where he has an extensive network within the institutional investment community and local participants in the metals and mining industry. Mr. Molyneux holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from Monash University in Australia.
Mr. Beeby is a partner at a national Canadian law firm with over 20 years’ experience advising clients on corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions matters with a focus in the mining industry. Mr. Beeby has been recognized in Best Lawyers in Canada, the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory and Who’s Who Legal Canada in a number of different practice areas. Mr. Beeby holds Bachelor of Laws degrees from the University of British Columbia and Warwick University (England) and is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia.
Douglas B. Silver has experienced a wide-ranging career in the minerals industry, ranging from prospecting geologist to portfolio manager. He served in various roles for Anaconda Copper Company, Noranda, Bond International Gold, Orion Resource Partners, and his private company - Balfour Holdings. Mr. Silver is best known to Canadian investors for founding, building, and ultimately selling International Royalty Corporation for a handsome premium. Douglas also founded the Denver Gold Group, the preeminent gold investment forum.
In his spare time, Douglas is a well-known mineral economist, keynote speaker, and author. He has testified three times to the U.S. Congress on mining-related issues. Mr. Silver’s strong interest in education and women’s issues has kept him busy serving on advisory boards for the University of Arizona and Colorado School of Mines. Douglas was inducted into the U.S. National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum in September 2018.
Mr. Krepiakevich is currently a member of the board of directors of several publicly listed and private companies. Mr. Krepiakevich was the Chief Financial Officer of SouthGobi Resources Ltd, from 2006 – 2011. He was previously the Chief Financial Officer of Extreme CCTV Inc., a former TSX-listed company, from November 2000 to July 2006 and was also a Director from June 2001 to July 2006. He was the Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Maynard’s Industries from July 1988 to June 2000. He has been a Director and Audit Committee Chair of Alexco Resource Corp., a TSX-listed and NYSE-listed mineral resources company, since July 2009. He is also a Director of Kaizen Discovery Resource Corp. Mr. Krepiakevich also serves on the board of Covenant House, and in the past has served on numerous charitable and private organizations in the Vancouver community. In May 2011, Mr. Krepiakevich was recognized with the BC CFO of the Year Award. Mr. Krepiakevich is a Chartered Professional Accountant, and a certified member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.