Base metal deposit specialist with over 20-years project experience from grass-roots exploration through resource definition to permitting and production in Europe and the America's on behalf of Pasminco Exploration, Anglo American and TSX-listed companies. Completed Geology Ph.D. on the Irish zinc-lead orefield and was a member of Anglo American's Lisheen Zinc-Lead Mine feasibility/technical team in Ireland. Co-founded Trevali in 2007 to position the Company to take advantage of anticipated global Zn deficits.
Mike is a professional mining engineer with over 35 years of experience in mine operations, projects and corporate development. He has served in senior executive positions at Goldcorp Inc., Desert Sun Mining Corp. and Yamana Gold Inc., and is also on the Board of Eastmain Resources.
Currently Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Development of Goldcorp Inc., a role he assumed in March 2016 after initially joining Goldcorp in 2013 and serving as Executive Vice President of Capital Projects, Strategy and Corporate Development including oversight of their primary growth projects. Prior to his role with Goldcorp Inc., Mr. Ball served in varying capacities for Newmont Mining Corporation, including Strategic and Business Planning culminating with his appointment as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He is both a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of South Africa and a Certified Public Accountant in Colorado.
A Certified Management Accountant with extensive public company board and officer experience.
A chartered accountant with over 15 years of experience with Glencore plc, currently head of its zinc mining division.
A Chartered Accountant with financial and business operations leadership experience and a successful track record of growing organizations across various business sectors including introducing the Nando’s restaurant franchise to Canada and serving as its President and CEO from 1993 to 2012. He is currently the Co-Founder, President and Chief Financial Officer with Silica Ventures, a company focused on the expanding market for digital sign applications; with customers in Canada and the United States. He is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of South Africa.
Recently the President and Chief Executive Officer of the British Columbia Hydro & Power Authority (BC Hydro), a clean energy utility with over $5.5 billion in annual revenues. Previous roles include Executive Vice President at HB Global Advisors Corp in addition to a successful practice in mediation and negotiation on major commercial and industrial projects. Ms. McDonald has also held many positions in the British Columbia provincial government including Deputy Minister to the Premier, Cabinet Secretary, and Head of the BC Public Service. Ms. McDonald has served on numerous Boards and is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors of Canada.
Manages Glencore's Canadian zinc business.