ABOUT US

DIRECTORS

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Mr. Joseph Grosso

Executive Chairman, CEO & President

Mr. Grosso became one of the early pioneers of the mining sector in Argentina in 1993 when mining was opened to foreign investment, and was named Argentina's 'Mining Man of The Year' in 2005. His knowledge of Argentina was instrumental in attracting a premier team which led to the acquisition of key properties in Golden Arrow's portfolio. He has successfully formed strategic alliances and negotiated with mining industry majors such as Barrick, Teck, Newmont , Viceroy (now Yamana Gold) and Vale S.A., and government officials at all levels. Mr. Grosso's specialty is financing, negotiations, corporate and marketing strategy, and he was an early and passionate adopter of best practices in environmental protection and socio-economic development through mineral exploration. He is the founder and president of Grosso Group Management Ltd.


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Dr. David Terry, Ph.D. P.Geo.

Director

Dr. Terry's has more than 20 years of experience focused on exploration for a wide spectrum of precious and base metal deposits throughout North and South America. He has held numerous senior positions with both major and junior mining companies, including Boliden Limited, Westmin Resources Limited, Hemlo Gold Mines Inc., Cominco Limited and Gold Fields Mining Corporation. He holds a BSc and PhD from the University of Western Ontario.


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Mr. Nikolaos Cacos, M.I.M.

Director and Vice President, Corporate Development

Mr. Cacos brings 22 years of management expertise in the mineral exploration industry. He has extensive experience in providing strategic planning to and administration of public companies. Mr. Cacos serves as a director and officer of several publicly traded companies. He holds a Master of International Management degree from Heidelberg, Germany and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of British Columbia.


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Dr. John B. Gammon

Director*

Dr. Gammon has 40 years of experience in mineral exploration and management, including international positions with Falconbridge, Assistant Deputy Minister Mines and Minerals with the Government of Ontario and, since his retirement, as ADM as a consultant working with industry, governments and universities. In addition to Dr. Gammon's mineral exploration experience he has also spent a significant amount of time on aboriginal community and environmental issues. His knowledge of the Spanish language and South American culture and societies brings a depth, in addition to his industry experience, that can assist the Company with the advancement of its South American projects in Peru and Argentina.


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Louis P. Salley

Director

Mr. Salley has over 30 years of Canadian and international experience as a corporate securities lawyer specializing in corporate finance matters for small cap companies, and has served as a director with a number of public companies. Mr. Salley is a founding partner of Salley Bowes Harwardt LLP, a Vancouver law firm, focusing on resource companies and has extensive experience with all aspects of prospectus financings, private placements, mergers and acquisitions in the public markets. Mr. Salley holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Alberta.


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Taylor Thoen

Director

With a background in business, sales and marketing, Ms. Thoen has spent the last 27 years as an entrepreneur, owning and investing in successful ventures in numerous industries. She is the founder and creator of the longest running investment TV show in Canada, BTV - Business Television, broadcast on FOX Business News, BNN, Air Canada, and Thomson Reuters. Through BTV and CEO Clips, Ms. Thoen has interviewed more than 1,400 dynamic CEO's, entrepreneurs and business leaders giving her an unprecedented business perspective and insight to strategic business dealings. Ms. Thoen completed the EO - Entrepreneurial Masters Program at MIT and is the recipient of numerous awards including Canada's Top 25 Female Entrepreneur, Profit 100 Fastest Growing Company Award and Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year nominee.