Meet our Team
Board of Directors
Greg McKenzie – Director, President and CEO
Mr. McKenzie (JD, MBA) is a former senior investment banker with more than 20 years of experience in financing, M&A, financial advisory, valuation, and strategic advice to mid-cap companies. Mr. McKenzie has held positions with Morgan Stanley, CIBC World Markets and Haywood Securities, and has been involved in transactions valued in excess of $18 billion. In addition to his capital market experience Mr. McKenzie previously practiced corporate law with a leading Canadian securities and M&A law firm.
Chad Williams - Director and Chairman
Mr. Williams is the Chairman and founder of Red Cloud Klondike Strike. He has extensive experience in mining finance and management having previously held the position of CEO of Victoria Gold Corp., Head of Mining Investment Banking at Blackmont Capital Inc., and a highly ranked mining analyst at TD Bank and other Canadian brokerage firms. Mr. Williams holds both a P.Eng in Mining and an MBA from McGill University.
Tom English - Director
Mr. English has over 20 years of experience in the financial industry and has held numerous senior roles at investment banks including CIBC World Markets and Salman Partners. Mr. English has provided financial solutions for both small and large cap companies across all business sectors. During his career he has been involved in transactions across the entire capital structure, including financing's (debt, equity, IPO) and mergers and acquisition advisory assignments.
David M. Rigg - P.Geo, Director
Mr. Rigg has over 30 years of international experience in the mining industry, particularly exploration and mine development in Ontario and Quebec. He was former President and CEO of Alexis Minerals and former President and CEO of Northern Sun Mines. He worked for Agnico Eagle Mines in Val d’Or, Quebec, in various capacities including Exploration Manager. He has contributed to the discovery of several Mines including the Musselwhite Mine in Ontario; the, Goldex, LaRonde and Lac Herbin Mines in Quebec; the Lappberget and Dorotea Deposits in Sweden; and the San Diego Deposit in Mexico. He was a member of the LaRonde Mine discovery team awarded the Prospector of the Year award by the QPA in 1995 and was a member of the Alexis-Noranda JV discovery team awarded the Prospector of the Year award for the discovery of the West Ansil Deposit in 2005. Alexis was also awarded the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2009 by the Val d’Or Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Rigg obtained a B.A. and M.A. from King’s College, Cambridge University, England in 1978 and a M.Sc. at Queens University in 1980.
Jamie Levy - Director
Mr. Levy has twenty years of financial market experience having worked with Taurus Capital and Byron Securities culminating as Vice-President, Trading and Head Trader with Pinetree Capital Inc responsible for Pinetree's investment portfolio. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Concordia University.
Talal Chehab - Director
Mr. Chehab, an Ontario lawyer, operates a law firm in Toronto specializing in corporate-commercial law. He holds a B.A. in economics from the University of Toronto in 1984 and obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree (LL.B) from Osgoode Law School, York University in 1987.