Skills, experience, and contribution
A geologist by training, Gordon has more than 45 years’ experience in the mining industry and directly relevant experience of growing companies from exploration to production. During his eight years as a member of AngloGold Ashanti’s senior management team, Gordon was responsible for their global exploration programme, part of which included moving into new prospective, higher risk, geographical regions. Gordon has been a non-executive director of numerous junior exploration companies operating globally since leaving AngloGold Ashanti. He was previously the chairman of Lydian International which was constructing a mine at the Amulsar open pit, heap leach, gold project in Armenia.
Gordon chairs the Board’s HSEC Committee and is a member of its Technical, Audit and Nominations Committees.
Gordon is a director of Silverton Metals Corp., the TSX-listed silver exploration and development company.