Mr. Larsen joined Cartier Iron as a Chief Executive Officer and a Director on September 24, 2014. Mr. Larsen has over 30 years of experience in the investment industry, specializing in corporate finance and management of junior mining companies, raising in excess of C$150 million to date.
Mr. Nagamatsu joined Cartier Iron as Chief Financial Officer in 1997. Mr. Nagamatsu has over 30 years of experience in accounting, management, lending, restructurings and turnarounds. Since 1993, Miles has acted as a Chief Financial Officer of public and private companies primarily in the mineral exploration and investment management sectors. For over 25 years, Mr. Nagamatsu has served as volunteer Chair of the Finance Committee and Director of Cystic Fibrosis Canada. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McMaster University and is a Chartered Accountant.
Mr. Estepa joined Cartier Iron as Vice President and Corporate Secretary in 1997. Mr. Estepa has over 19 years of experience with publicly listed companies in the areas of corporate management, development and investor relations and has served as a senior officer and/or director of several publicly traded resource companies. Mr. Estepa holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto.
Dr. William N. Pearson is a true leader in geoscience. He has over 40 years of direct experience in global mineral exploration and production. Has played an integral role in creating the value that led to successful acquisitions of Desert Sun Mining Corp. by Yamana Gold in 2006 and Central Sun Mining by B2 Gold in 2009. Dr. Pearson was the creator and founding President of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario.
Mr. Burke is a Professional Geoscientist and Environmental Professional with experience in gold, base metals, PGE’s, diamond, and iron ore exploration in Canada. He has held technical positions for several junior mining companies where he developed grassroot exploration programs, managed large scale drill programs, and helped transition resource development projects to pre-feasibility. He has also held technical positions for environmental and civil engineering firms. Mr. Burke holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, NS with additional certificates in environmental management, and Occupational Health & Safety.