Advisory Board

John Hayes – Independent Advisor

Mr. John Hayes was, until his recent retirement, a Managing Director at BMO Capital Markets, which he had joined in 2003. As a mining equity analyst, he covered precious and base metal companies globally from the exploration to production stage. In addition to his work in capital markets, he has over 17 years of geological experience ranging from regional surveys to advanced exploration. Mr. Hayes graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Geology (1989) and a Master of Science in Geology (1997). He also holds an MBA from Dalhousie University (2003). He is a member (P.Geo.) of the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Joel Schneyer – Independent Advisor

Joel Schneyer, Managing Director, joined Headwaters MB in 2010.  His international career spans 30 plus years as an investment banker, financial analyst, metals trader and geologist.  Joel joined Headwaters from Mercantile Resource Finance, an advisory firm to the natural resource sector that he founded in 1996.  Prior to that, he was Manager of Derivative Finance in the metals group of Barclays Bank, and a Senior Analyst in the New Business and Strategic Planning Group, at Billiton Royal Dutch Shell.  Before commencing on his banking career, Joel worked as an oil and gas exploration geologist with Celeron Oil & Gas (Goodyear) and IP Petroleum (International Paper), and as a field geologist for the U.S. Geological Survey.  Joel earned a B.A. in Geology with High Honors from Colgate University, a M.A. in Geology from the University of Texas at Austin, and a M.S. in Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines.  He holds the ICD.D certification from the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Qualified Person Statement:

Michael Dufresne, M.Sc. P.Geol., Consultant and Chief Geologist of Aston Bay Holdings is the “Qualified Person” as defined by National Instrument 43-101. Mr. Dufresne has supervised the preparation of the technical information contained on this website and materials herein as they relate to the Storm Copper and Seal Zinc projects.

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