Management Team

Ted O’Connor

Chief Executive Officer

P.Geo.; M.Sc.; B.Sc.

Ted O’Connor is a Professional Geoscientist with over 22 years of experience, predominantly in the uranium exploration industry. Mr. O’Connor spent the last 19 years with Cameco, one of the world’s largest uranium producers. Most recently he was a Director of Cameco’s Corporate Development group where he was responsible for evaluating, directing and exploring for uranium deposits throughout North America, Australia, South America and Africa. Mr. O’Connor successfully led new project generation from early exploration through to discovery on multiple unconformity uranium projects. Mr. O’Connor was also responsible for opportunity evaluation, acquisition and for managing Cameco’s exploration partnerships aimed at growing and diversifying Cameco’s exploration portfolio in new jurisdictions and other uranium model types. In addition to being a Director in Cameco’s Corporate Development group, Mr. O’Connor has also held director and executive positions in several of Cameco’s wholly owned subsidiaries working in Australia, North and South America and Europe. Prior to joining Cameco, Mr. O’Connor was an exploration field and underground mine geologist for major mining companies and junior explorers searching for gold, diamonds and base metals.

Laurence Stefan

President and Chief Operating Officer

M.Sc. (Geology & Mining Engineering) & Ph.D. (Economic Geology)

Dr. Stefan is a founder of Macusani Yellowcake and has served as its Managing Director in Peru since October 2007 when the Company went public. He is also the founder of the Colibri Group of Companies, a mineral service company based in Lima, Peru. Dr. Stefan previously worked at Gold Fields of South Africa and JCI (Pty) Ltd. with recent years spent mainly on South American projects. He has been involved in basic and specialized research in uranium metallurgical, recovery and enrichment programs at various gold-uranium mines along the Witwatersrand Basin in South Africa and Namibia.

Philip Gibbs

Chief Financial Officer

Chartered Management Accountant

A Chartered Management Accountant with extensive financial management experience in large corporate environments in the manufacturing and retail sectors, both in North America and in Africa. Philip's multi-disciplinary exposure includes areas of Market Research, Logistics and IT Systems implementations, providing a broad base of business acumen suited to growing businesses.