Advisory Board


Ali Hassanalizadeh

Mr. Hassanalizadeh, M.Sc, PGeo, MBA is a senior geologist who possess extensive experience in mineral exploration and project management. He graduated in geology in 1991 and completed his M.Sc. in Petrology in 1995. In 2010 he completed an MBA at Queen's University, building on his experiences as Project Geologist and Project Manager. Ali has been responsible for a number of Uranium, gold and base metal projects during his exploration career with various explorations companies. Ali is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.


Colin Bird

Mr. Bird has over 40 years of experience in the mining industry and is a UK Chartered Mining Engineer. He has spent the formidable part of his career in the mining sector, holding senior management positions in coal, gold, nickel and industrial metal companies. In the early 1990s, Mr. Bird worked in corporate finance and was a the Managing Director of Lion Mining Finance Limited and Lion Capital Corporation Limited based in London, UK. In the late 1990's he was responsible for advising several successful mining companies and was the founder of Jubilee Platinum plc and Kiwara Resources. He was also involved in a number of public issues in Europe and South Africa. He is currently Non Executive Chairman of Jubilee and Executive Director of SacOil Holdings Limited in South Africa.