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.

Board committees

Gordon is a member of ESG, Technical, Audit and Nominations Committees.

External commitments

Gordon is a director of Silverton Metals Corp., the TSX-listed silver exploration and development company.