Copper $ 3.02 +0.00 +0% Volume: October 22, 2014
Silver $ 17.20 -0.32 -1.83% Volume: October 22, 2014
Gold $ 1,242.26 -6.29 -0.5% Volume: October 22, 2014
TSX: MUX $ 1.80 -0.14 -7.22% Volume: 206,794 October 22, 2014
NYSE: MUX $ 1.61 -0.12 -6.94% Volume: 3,186,419 October 22, 2014
1,242.26 -6.29 -0.5% Volume: Pricing delayed 20 minutes October 22, 2014 6:50 PM
Management
Management

Management

Robert McEwen , , , Executive Chairman, Director, and Chief Owner

Rob has been associated with the mining industry for 29 years. His career began in the investment industry, and then in 1990 he stepped into the mining sector. Rob is the founder of Goldcorp Inc., where he took the company from a market capitalization of $50 million to over $10 billion. Rob is currently the Chairman, CEO and largest shareholder of McEwen Mining Inc. and Chairman of Lexam VG Gold Inc., exploring for gold, silver, copper, in Canada, USA, Mexico and Argentina.

Some of Rob’s awards:
2000: Business Week elects Goldcorp as one of 50 most innovative companies on the web worldwide;
2002: Ernst & Young’s Ontario Entrepreneur of the Year Award - Energy;
2003: Northern Miners’ Mining Man of the Year;
2004: Outstanding Achievement Award “Philanthropy” by the Canada Museum Association;
2005: Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree from York University;
2006: Most Innovative CEO by Canadian Business Magazine;
2007: Order of Canada;
2013: Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee Award

Nathan Stubina , , , Managing Director

Nathan is a professional engineer with decades of global experience in the mining and metallurgical sectors. He has held senior technical roles with Barrick Gold, Falconbridge Limited and Noranda Inc. Nathan holds a Ph.D in Metallurgy and Materials Science from The University of Toronto and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario. He is the current VP International of the CIM (Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum) and a Past-President of MetSoc (Metallurgy and Materials Society). Nathan was previously the corporation's Vice-President, Technology.

Perry Y. Ing , , , Chief Financial Officer

Perry is responsible for the financial management and reporting of McEwen Mining Inc. Perry holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Toronto and is a Chartered Accountant in Canada, Certified Public Accountant in the US and Chartered Financial Analyst. He brings extensive financial management and reporting experience in the mining sector having previously served as Corporate Controller for Goldcorp Inc., and as a Consultant to Barrick Gold Corp. Perry began his career in the mining practice of PwC LLP where he spent six years and his responsibilities included managing the audits of large international mining companies, as well as a range of junior mining companies.

William Faust , , , Chief Operating Officer

Bill directs McEwen Mining Inc.’s mining operations in Mexico and Nevada, including planning, development, construction and operation of the El Gallo and Gold Bar projects. He has over 30 years of engineering and management experience, particularly in open pit mining in Mexico and the Western United States. Mr. Faust is a Registered Professional Engineer in New Mexico, and holds an MBA Finance, Management from Western New Mexico University, a BS, Mining Engineering from New Mexico Tech and a BS, Civil Engineering from the University of New Mexico. A Vietnam veteran, Mr. Faust also served in the US Navy and more recently the Navy Reserve, where he held various positions over a 26-year career. In 1999, Mr. Faust retired as a Captain (O-6).

Andrew Elinesky , , , Vice President - Argentina

Andrew is responsible for exploration, development and administrative oversight of our Argentine assets. Andrew previously held the position of Director - Projects (Argentina). An accountant by training, Mr. Elinesky also held the title of Corporate Controller for Minera Andes Inc., which combined with McEwen Mining in January 2012. Andrew originally joined the McEwen group of companies in 2008.

Simon Quick , , , Vice President - Projects

Simon is currently involved in development and permitting of our projects throughout the Americas. Previous to the formation of McEwen Mining, he was Director of Projects in Mexico for US Gold Corporation. Simon was a key member of the team that has taken the El Gallo grassroots discovery to the construction phase. Simon holds a degree in Economics (with Distinction) from Bishop’s University and joined the McEwen Mining team (then US Gold) in 2008.

Nils F. Engelstad , , , Vice President - General Counsel & Secretary

Nils Engelstad is responsible for overseeing the legal and corporate affairs of McEwen Mining. He was previously a Vice President of Minera Andes Inc. and Corporate Secretary to US Gold Corporation, each a predecessor company to McEwen Mining. Nils joined the McEwen Capital Group of companies in 2009, prior to which he was in private practice with a national Canadian law firm. He holds a Hon. BA (International Relations) from the University of Toronto, a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from the University of Windsor and a Master of Laws (LL.M) from the University of Toronto. Nils is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Craig Stanley , , , Vice President – Corporate Development

Craig is responsible for corporate development activities, including the evaluation of potential corporate transactions. Prior to joining McEwen Mining in 2013, he was a sell-side analyst focused on companies involved in the exploration, development and mining of precious metals resources. His buy-side experience includes Vice President, Research at a publicly-traded fund with over $450 million in assets focused on small cap mining companies. He was also the sole mining analyst at a firm with over $1 billion in mining investments in actively managed mutual funds, exchange-traded closed-end funds and flow-through limited partnerships. Craig holds a Master of Science in Geology from The University of Western Ontario.

Carlos Liggesmeyer , , , Country Manager - Argentina

Carlos has a CPA and MBA, oriented towards international business. He graduated from the University of Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Carlos is Fluent in Spanish, English and German with 15 + years of experience in Finance and Admin, Controlling and as General Manager of different foreign companies operating in Argentina, Europe and the US. Carlos has previous experience in the mining industry in Argentina and Chile, in the German gypsum and plasterboard manufacturing group Geb. Knauf. Carlos joined McEwen Mining in May 2010 as Finance & Administration Manager for Argentina.

Euridice Gonzalez , , , Country Manager - Mexico

Euridice is responsible for managing McEwen Mining’s day-to-day exploration and development activities in Mexico.  She has over 10 years experience in the mining sector in the country. During the last 5 years, Euridice served as the head of management of McEwen’s interests in Mexico. Because of her background as a certified English teacher, she has been able to act as the liaison between Toronto headquarters and Mexico operations. Euridice has been successful completing the land acquisition of the El Gallo complex. She acted as the bridge of our Mexican subsidiary and the regional leaders of the governmental institutions and the agrarian communities achieving the consensus that allowed McEwen Mining to get the authorizations required to develop the exploration projects and El Gallo complex.

Luke Willis , , , Director - Resource Modelling

Prior to joining McEwen Mining, Luke Willis served as Resource Geologist at Goldcorp's Red Lake mine in northwestern Ontario. The Red Lake mine is considered to be the highest grade gold mine in the world. While at Goldcorp, Luke was primarily responsible for reviewing and publishing geological resource estimates for the mine and previously worked on underground grade control and mining dilution. Luke also served as a Geologist at Barrick Gold's Hemlo mine in northwestern Ontario. Luke is responsible for our resource modeling and estimates.

Nigel Fung , , , Director - Mine Planning

Nigel Fung joins McEwen Mining from Tetra Tech (formerly Wardrop Engineering) where he served as a Consulting Mine Engineer. During his tenure at Tetra Tech, Nigel focused on open pit optimization, life of mine production schedules and capital and operating costs at various projects around the world. Also, Nigel served as Mine Planning and Project Engineer at IAM Gold's Rosebel Gold mine in Suriname, which in 2011 produced 385,000 ounces of gold. Nigel is responsible for our long range mine planning.

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