February 08, 2012Red Elephant NI 43-101 Technical Report
November 30, 2011Assessment Report on the Red Elephant Property
GMR News and Reports
Press Release - October 02, 2013GMR Receives Acme Laboratory Results Averaging 22.6 Grams per Tonne Gold for Rock Samples Recovered from Red Elephant Property
Press Release - March 08, 2012Rock Samples Recovered from Red Elephant Property
Press Release - August 22, 2011GMR Red Elephant Gold Exploration Program
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Peter U. Sederowsky, Director & Chairman of the Board of Directors
Edward C. Rochette, Director
Bhagyesh Dash, Director
Norbert Stocker, MBA, Director
Gary Handley, Director
David Amar – Founder, President and CEO
David Amar is the Company's founder, president and CEO. Mr. Amar has over 25 years of extensive experience as a principal in several exploration companies in British Columbia, Canada and South America.
Having been a member of the U.S. Jewellery Board of Trade (JBT) since the 1980’s, Mr. Amar is a veteran of the international mineral and gem business. Mr. Amar is the current President of Crown Diamonds, Gems and Minerals Ltd., and Worldwide Graphite Producers Ltd.
Peter Sederowsky, Director & Chairman of the Board of DirectorsMr. Peter U. Sederowsky is active in private equity and venture capital, and has directorship experience in companies on the London Stock Exchange, the Nasdaq/OMX Stockholm Stock Exchange, AIM (London) and the NGM (Stockholm) and the Toronto Venture Exchange (TSX-V).
He is s director and the chairman of the board of GeoReach Ltd. In addition he serves as an advisor to Mechel OAO, an important Russian company (listed on the NYSE) with businesses in mining, steel, ferroalloy and power as well as to the well known apparel manufacturer Champion.
Mr Sederowsky holds a master's degree from the University of California at Berkeley.
Edward C. Rochette, DirectorMr. Rochette is an internationally known negotiator and transaction specialist with over 35 years of experience in International Business, Land Management and Natural Resources.
Edward is currently managing a start-up Agricultural Fund, with the purpose to fund natural resource related business developments in Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines. The initial businesses of the fund include a coconut wood flooring business, coconut oil processing, bio-diesel, aquaculture development, natural insecticides and confectionary foods, and a consulting and business development unit.
Experience involved setting up initial corporate and the legal structure for new ventures, including the corporate entities, assisting in the preparation of taking companies public on international stock exchanges, negotiating joint venture agreements, the acquisition of property rights, obtaining operating licenses, setting up the structure to manage the licenses, leases and joint venture agreements, and legal due diligence.
Mr. Rochette is also a frequent speaker at conferences in Asia on topics including Mining, Agriculture Development, Investing in Emerging Markets and Alternative Energy sources from biofuels
Bhagyesh Dash, DirectorBhagyesh is a co-founding director at Bromius Capital, a Singapore based natural resource focused advisory and investment firm. Bhagyesh has over two decades of investment banking and corporate advisory experience in the mining and broader natural resources sector across Asia. During 12 years living in Jakarta Bhagyesh advised the Government of Indonesia on the privatisation of the state owned mining companies as well as on the divestment by international companies of stakes in leading Indonesian coal companies Kaltim Prima Coal, Adaro and Arutmin Coal. Bhagyesh has extensive relationships with mining companies and resource investors globally and has featured numerous times in the media as a leading commentator on the Asian mining sector.
Mr. Norbert Stocker, MBAMr. Stocker is an international financial and business executive. He is currently the Senior Vice President of Financial Pacific, one of the largest independent bond underwriters in Latin America. Mr. Stocker's experience also includes several high ranking positions in wealth management, investment advisory firms and investment banking companies. He has specialized in traditional investments and also has expertise with derivatives, securities and forex markets, both as a trader and money manager.
Mr. Stocker has worked as a senior executive with a wide range of companies including Swiss Bank Corp., where he served as Assistant Vice President, Head of Precious Metals in Canada and later held the same position for Eastern Europe and the Mediterranean region. He has also worked at Ferrier Lullin & Cie SA (now Bank Julius Baer) in Geneva as VP of Special Projects and at Amirali Management Ltd. located in Dubai and the Bahamas, where he was co-founder and Wealth Management Advisor.
Mr. Stocker's skills and experience will allow GMR greater access to strategic partners and investors as well as provide world-class counsel regarding future financial transactions.
Gary Handley, DirectorMr. Handley has thirty years of extensive management experience in both the financial services and mining sectors.
Mr. Handley was a founder and Director at First Canada Securities International (1983-1995) and Meridian Securities International (1988-1995), both of which were sold in 1995 to Canada Trust Company.
Since 1998, Mr. Handley has provided management, funding, and advisory services to junior resource clients.
From 2004-2006, Mr. Handley was COO of Geotech Airborne Geophysics; a world leading helicopter and airplane geophysical survey and data company. Since then, he has a part of the management and development of exploration mining projects.
Mr. Handley is currently active in International commodity trading as an intermediary advisor.
GMR - Independent Qualified Person (QP)
John C. Archibald P.Geo.John C. Archibald P.Geo. is the acting independent qualified person as defined by NI 43-101. Mr. Archibald's academic credentials include a Bachelor of Science in Geology with honours, from Carleton University - 1973 - H.B.Sc., Geol., a fellow in the Geological Association of Canada (FGAC) since 1982, past memberships in C.I.M.M., O.P.A., P.D.A.C., Cdn. Geotechnical Assoc., Ontario Association of Professional Geosciences - A.P.G.O., and 2 years. in Geological Engineering at U of T, Toronto 69-71.
Mr. Archibald's experience includes (but is not limited to): Working as a senior hydro-geologist and consulting exploration geologist (P.Geo., QP, APGO) carrying project supervision, site evaluations, environmental audits, Inspector for the Ontario Provincial abandoned mines program, plant design and supervision for mineral processing; junior resource financings, tailings evaluations, soil remediation programs and qualifying and 43-101 National Instrument report- writing
Mr. Archibald's work in the environmental field with a soil/water sampling company included geotechnical soil testing, soil profiling, environmental audit sampling and phase 1-2 environmental audits with major engineering firms across Canada. He also carried out environmental baseline studies, tailings impound studies, mine hazard identification and remediation.
Mr. Archibald has supervised the preparation of the scientific and technical information that forms the basis for the mineral property disclosures on this website and has approved the disclosure herein.
GMR - Advisory Board Members:
Mike Linn - GeologistMr. Linn is a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a B.Sc. in Geology in 1970. Mr. Linn's early experience was in surface exploration projects in B.C., the Yukon, and underground at Granduc. Mr. Linn has spent many years in the Kootenay area; working for various companies, and on his own claims.
In 1988 and 1989 he worked for Roper Resources on the Abbott, Wagner and Red Elephant properties, as well as the surrounding areas. During this time a drilling program outlined some of the ore shoots at the Red Elephant.
In 1997, he worked at San Jose de Gracia in Sinaloa State, Mexico. This started with a drilling program, and ended with underground mining from 2002 to 2006. During this time Mr. Linn was in charge of the mining activities, surface workers, and trucking to the mill; managing 22 workers. At this gold mine, there were rich ore shoots along a quartz breccia fault zone; a similar system of gold mineralization associated with some copper is found at the Red Elephant mine.
In 2008, Mr Linn started a Mexican company; Minera Canvista, which now has a property optioned out, with underground drifting to begin in the winter.