Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Andrew Gottwald, CPA, CA has over twenty years of experience in the financial services industry, including senior management positions with various publicly listed mining companies. Mr. Gottwald served as the Chief Financial Officer of Torex Gold Resources Inc. from January 2010 until April 2014 where he contributed to the transition of Torex’s Morelos Gold Property from its exploration stage through to the beginning of its development. Mr. Gottwald was responsible for ensuring the project was fully financed including equity and debt financings in excess of $1 billion, management of the company’s strategic planning processes and development and implementation of accounting, reporting and procedural systems appropriate for the growth of the entity.
Mr. Gottwald held various senior management positions with Tahera Diamond Corporation from January 2001 until June 2009 including, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Finance and Chief Restructuring Officer. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of Homeland Energy Group Ltd. from April 2009 to September 30, 2009. Mr. Gottwald is a Chartered Accountant and also holds a Degree in Statistical Sciences from the University of Western Ontario.
Manager of Corporate Communications
Evan White is the Manager of Corporate Communications at Pasinex Resources Limited. Mr. White graduated with a B.A. (Hons) Economics from Queen’s University. He has worked in the mining industry in various marketing and communication roles since 2006 with a specialization in digital marketing. Mr. White has worked with a broad range of organizations from startups to Fortune 500 all with a goal of driving growth. He brings a strategic, digital focus to the Pasinex team.
SONER KOLDAS, MSc, Mining & Mineral Processing Eng.
General Manager of Pasinex AS
Soner Koldas is a professional Engineer and has more than 20 years of operational and management experience in the mining industry, with a strong focus on mining and exploration operations, mine management and Mineral Processing both in Turkey and sub-Saharan Africa. He has worked on a wide range of commodities including chromite, gold, copper, iron, lead and zinc and coal mines at all phases. Soner has worked for Gold Fields of South Africa, Anglo American, Normandy, Omya, Koc Holding and Ariana Resources Plc. He is presented the country director and general manager of Pasinex Resources of Canada in Turkey.
Aydin Sen, MSc, Geology
Manager Geology of Pasinex AS
Aydin Sen is the Manager Geology and has more than 20 years of geology and management experience in the mining industry. Aydin has worked for other mining companies such as Teck Resources and Rio Tinto in various geologist and management roles.