Bruce McLeod, P.Eng
Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Bruce McLeod is a Mining Engineer with over 30 years of experience in all areas of the mining industry. Most recently he was the President & CEO of Mercator Minerals Ltd. Prior to that, he was the President, CEO and Director of Creston Moly Corp. as well as a founder of both Sherwood Copper Corp and Stornoway Diamond Corporation. He also served on the Board of Directors of Palmerejo Silver and Gold Corp (acquired by Coeur D’Alene Mines) and Ariane Gold (acquired by Cambior Inc.) and has been involved in numerous projects at various stages of development while with the Northair Group. Mr. McLeod was the co-recipient of AMEBC’s EA Scholz Award for excellence in mine development in 2009 and primarily focuses on project development, strategic planning, and financing activities.
Vice-President, Finance & CFO
Ms. Louie is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) with over 25 years of diverse finance and leadership experience. She most recently has provided consulting services in the mining, shipping, energy and technology sectors through her private consulting company which included mergers and acquisitions, risk management and advisory expertise. She held a series of senior management roles at Goldcorp Inc. from 2006 to 2016 serving as Vice-President, Finance, Vice-President, Reporting and Vice-President, Assistant Controller. Her background included roles in strategic business planning, project controls and reporting where she led the implementation of financial reporting and planning systems utilized in the management of several large-scale capital projects. Prior to that, Ms. Louie was a senior Tax Manager at Ernst and Young from 2004 to 2006 and from 1995 to 2004, she held various positions with Duke Energy Canada, including Director of Corporate Reporting. Ms. Louie began her career articling with Ernst and Young and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia.
Vice-President, Communications and Corporate Secretary
Prior to January 2008, Ms. Hoeller was Director, IR for Miramar. Along with her over 18 years of experience in investor relations and communications in the industry, Ms. Hoeller has also spent extensive time traveling in the Arctic, liaising and consulting with communities, Inuit organizations and all levels of government about the benefits and impacts of mining in Canada’s North.
Angus has a strong and varied background in global mineral exploration. Prior to joining Sabina in 2012 he was Exploration Manager for Chile with BHP Billiton based in Santiago. He has a broad range of experience in green field and brown field exploration initiatives and projects. As well he holds a deep understanding of diverse cultural and team environments, large project management, project generation, opportunity evaluation, partner alliances and JV’s and equity deals. He also has broad exposure to managing health and safety, commercial risk and due diligence issues. Angus was a member of the Spence deposit discovery team, honoured by winning the PDAC Bill Denis Award in 1998.
Vice-President, Environment and Sustainability
Matthew Pickard is a Professional Geoscientist with significant experience in sustainability and mine development within the Canadian mining industry. Matthew holds an Honours Bachelor of Science and Masters of Business Administration, both from Laurentian University. He also retains the designation of Professional Geoscientist, Canadian Registered Safety Professional and Certified Environmental Practitioner. During his career Matthew has spent time with Falconbridge, De Beers Canada, Baffinland Iron Mines and now Sabina. He has worked throughout Canada including projects in Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Quebec, and the Northwest Territories, but recently has been focused on Nunavut. As Vice President of Environment & Sustainability for Sabina, Matthew is directing the permitting of future mining developments in Nunavut. He also currently sits on the Board of Directors of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada.