Bruce McLeod is a Mining Engineer with over 35 years of experience across the mining industry, from exploration through discovery, development, construction, and operations. He has had an executive role with Sabina since early 2015 where has led the company in all areas including the addition of significant gold reserves through exploration, the completion of successively more value-added feasibility studies and the successful permitting and garnering of government and community support for the Back River gold deposit. Mr. McLeod has also raised over $1Billion for the exploration, development and construction of Back River, one of the highest-grade gold deposits in construction today.
Mr. McLeod has held senior executive positions at several mining companies including Sherwood Copper Corp., Mercator Minerals Ltd. Stornoway Diamond Corporation, and the Northair Group. Mr. McLeod was an independent member of the boards of Gold Standard Ventures, Kaminak Gold Corporation, Palmerejo Silver and Gold Corp., and Ariane Gold Corp. before their successful acquisitions by major mining companies. Mr. McLeod was the corecipient of AMEBC’s EA Scholz Award for excellence in mine development in 2009 and primarily focuses on project development, strategic planning, and financing activities. He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Mining Engineering from the Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology.