Chief Executive Officer and Director
Mr. Handford is a Professional Engineer and is President of Handford Management Inc., a private management services company. He has been the CEO of Sixty North Gold since September 2016. He is also the Vice President, Communications for GMV Minerals Inc. and was formerly the Executive Vice President, Corporate Development for Yellowhead Mining Inc. Mr. Handford holds a Master of Business Administration degree from University of Western Ontario (1979) and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Civil Engineering from the University of British Columbia (1974). He has over 20 years of international experience as a mining and technology entrepreneur, executive, and advisor, plus 15 years as an international mining project finance and corporate banker, including Barclays Bank and the International Finance Corporation; and six years as an engineer/project manager related to mining and resource projects.
Chairman, President, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Director
Mr. Campbell has been the Chairman, President, Secretary and a Director of the Corporation since its founding in July 2016 and Chief Financial Officer since July 2017. Mr. Campbell is a Chartered Professional Accountant, CA, and is currently Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Tri View Capital Corp., an exempt market dealer.
Mr. Block is a Chartered Professional Accountant, CA, and he is the Managing Partner of Davidson & Co., an independent firm of Chartered Professional Accountants in Vancouver, British Columbia. He is Chair of the Audit Committee of Sixty North Gold.
Mr. Herchak has been a Director of the Corporation since July 24, 2017 and acted as its Chief Financial Officer from February 2017 to March 2017 . He is the President & CEO of FinCanna Capital Corp., a royalty investment company for the licensed medical cannabis industry; previously was the Chief Financial Officer of NexGen Energy Ltd., a publicly listed uranium exploration and development company; and previously Chief Financial Officer of Hathor Exploration Ltd, a publicly listed uranium exploration and development company that was acquired by Rio Tinto in 2012 for $650 million. Mr. Herchak is a Chartered Professional Accountant, CA. He also holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia (1993).
Mr. Klassen holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario. He is President & CEO of GMV Minerals Inc. and President of Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Mr. Klassen has twenty-five years of experience in business management, public relations, government affairs and entrepreneurialism. He has extensive experience in corporate finance, the administration of public companies, government policy, media relationship strategies, business/ government project management, and legislative decision-making. Mr. Klassen is a recipient of the Commemorative Medal for the 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada in recognition of his significant contribution to his community and country.
Mr. Malahoff has been a self-employed professional geologist since April 1992. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geological Sciences from the University of British Columbia (1985). His areas of work have included Canada, United States, Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Argentina, and has conducted some of the field programs at Sixty North Gold’s Mon Gold project and other work on the Yellowknife Greenstone Belt.
Management of New Discovery Mines Limited, Property Owner, Optionor and Manager
Under the Earn-In Agreement, Sixty North Gold will be the Operator and New Discovery Mines Limited (NDM) will be the Manager of the Mon Gold Project. NDM brings a wealth of operating experience on the Mon Gold Property and on the Yellowknife Greenstone Belt
Dr. Dave R. Webb, B.A.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., P.Geol., P.Eng.
Dr. Webb’s Ph.D. focused on gold mineralization in the Yellowknife Greenstone Belt. He subsequently is credited with discovering both the largest granitic hosted gold deposit in the Northwest Territories, and the largest gold deposit in the Yellowknife Greenstone Belt in the past 30 years. He served as president and director of Tyhee Gold Corp. where he and his team developed a high-grade gold deposit into production; Mongolia’s first hard rock gold mine. He developed the Mon Gold Mine into the most recently permitted gold mine in the Yellowknife Gold Belt, shutting down in 1997 due to declining gold prices.
Gerry V. Hess
Mr. Hess is a metal worker, miner, superintendent and manager, who has transitioned into mine contracting and development. He is the former shift boss and mine captain at Giant Yellowknife Mine, Con Mine, and acting mine manager at Ptarmigan Mine, all located in Yellowknife. He co-founded Germac Contracting and acquired a lease to mine the Mon Gold Mine in Yellowknife, starting operations at this greenfield project at 100 tpd. He also contracted for development work at the Yellowknife Gold Project for Tyhee Gold Corp.