Board of Directors

Alistair Waddell


BSc (Hons), MAusIMM
  • Geologist with over 25 years of diverse global mineral exploration experience
  • Founder and CEO of Australia focused Inflection Resources (CSE: AUCU)
  • Formally VP Greenfields Exploration for Kinross Gold Corp.
  • One of the founders and former CEO of GoldQuest Mining Corp., a company focused on the Dominican Republic
  • Lived and worked in Australia, Canada, Bolivia, Venezuela, Peru, Ecuador, Chile and the Dominican Republic

Caleb Stroup

President & CEO

BSc, MSc Geology
  • Geologist with over 15 years experience in exploring for gold, base metals, and geothermal resources
  • Former Senior Geologist for Kinross Gold corporation, responsible for greenfields project generation and advanced property evaluation in Nevada
  • Previous roles with NovaGold, Tintina Resources, and Ram Power working on diverse resource projects from Central America to Alaska

Wendell Zerb


  • Most recently was President and CEO of Exeter Resource Corp. which controlled the Caspiche Au – Cu deposit in Chile. Exeter was successfully purchased by Goldcorp in June 2017.
  • 30 years of combined experience in capital markets, mining and mineral exploration / development.
  • Previously served as Director, Research Analyst, Metals and Mining (Canaccord Genuity Corp.), Vice President of Research and Institutional Sales and President and CEO of a wholly owned US subsidiary (PI Financial).

Fraser MacCorquodale


  • Exploration geologist with over 35 years experience in exploring for gold and copper deposits globally, encompassing expertise in near mine, brownfield and greenfield exploration.
  • Led Newcrest’s global exploration team from 2008 to 2023, during which he was directly involved in a number of discoveries within Australia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, West Africa and Western Canada.

Graeme Currie


  • Recently served as Director, Investment Banking at Canaccord Genuity Limited where he concentrated on the junior mining sector.
  • Previously a Senior Mining Analyst for Cannacord for over 22 years.
  • Over three decades of global mining industry experience and has extensive knowledge of the capital markets as it relates to the mineral exploration and mining industry.
  • Director of Balmoral Resources up to the acquisition by Wallbridge Mining.
  • Director of the BCPFF Burn Fund.

Tero Kosonen


MSc (Econ.)
  • Co-Founder of a private equity/venture capital group.
  • Chairman for FinEx Metals & non-Executive Director for Inflection Resources (CSE: AUCU).
  • 25 years of experience in management roles, entrepreneurial ventures & investments in natural resources.