Advisory Board


Ary Pernett,

Colombia Technical Advisor

Ary Pernett, Ph.D. Geology, former professional for the Colombian Mine Department and for the University of Medellin. Ary is involved in all aspects of gold mining from exploration to production and marketing in Colombia. He has a deep understanding of the mining sector in Bolivar South and he is highly appreciated by the artisanal mining community.


Daniel Goffaux

Technical Advisor

Daniel Goffaux, P. Eng. M.Sc. Mining and Geology, former VP Latin America for Breakwater Resources with vast experience in mining,  milling and plant construction in Canada and Latin America.


Hubert Vallée

Construction Advisor

Hubert Vallée , P Eng., formerly with Consolidated Thomson Iron Mines Ltd, in charge of the construction of the 1100M$ Bloom Lake Iron mine and mill complex.


Jean-Guy Lambert

Financial Advisor

Jean-Guy Lambert has been President and CEO of a Publicly traded Merchant Bank. He was President and CEO of an oil and gas corporation and was financial advisor to Hydro Quebec. He has been Director and Officer of many public corporations.


Kevin Telmer

Artisanal Gold Mining Expert

Executive director of the Artisanal Gold Council (AGC), a non-profit organization dedicated to improve the environment, economics and health of the artisanal gold mining sector. Ph.D. Geochemistry, with extensive experience in technical, policy and business capacities in the field with miners, governments, international institutions and industry, Kevin is a world-renowned expert on mercury use in artisanal mining.


Jean-Paul Lacasse

Mr Jean-Paul Lacasse, lawyer and professor holds a master’s degree in geography and a doctorate in law. Specializing in mining law and aboriginal issues, he has published numerous books and articles and has sat on the boards of directors of several mineral exploration companies.