Director, Compensation Committee, Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee (Chair)
Steven is currently the Chairman and CEO of Artemis Gold. He has extensive experience internationally in mining, including as President of Teck Cominco Limited, now Teck Resources Ltd. (TSX: TECK). Prior to joining Teck, Steven was a founding member of management of the Normandy Poseidon Group, which became Normandy Mining, and a co-founder of PacMin Mining Corporation that became a subsidiary of Teck in 1999. He was also a co-founder and former Chairman of Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX: ARG). More recently, Steven was Chairman, CEO and founder of Atlantic Gold Corporation, a TSX Venture Exchange listed company focused on gold exploration, development and production in Nova Scotia. Atlantic Gold was sold to St. Barbara Limited in 2019 for $802 million after building its Moose River Consolidated Mine on time, on budget and operating at the lowest decile cost profile in the gold sector. Steven is also the former Chairman and a current director of Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX: SMT), Chairman of Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. (TSX-V: FEO), and a director of St Barbara Limited (ASX: SBM).