Piers McDonald, OC

Director

Mr. McDonald has dedicated two decades to the political landscape of the Yukon. As Premier (1996 to 2000), his many accomplishments include negotiating the Final Agreement on the devolution of lands and resource management to the Yukon from the federal government, the advancement of Land Claims negotiations and First Nation relations, and progressive tax reform. Mr. McDonald founded and serves as Chairman of the Northern Vision Development Corporation, a leading land developer in the Yukon and also sits on the board of Northwestel.

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Barry Rayment, PhD

Director

Dr. Rayment is a mining geologist with 40 years’ experience in base and precious metal exploration and development throughout Europe, Central America, South America, the United States and in countries of the CIS. Dr. Rayment received his Ph.D in Mining Geology from the Royal School of Mines, London, UK and was instrumental in the discovery of the Mesquite Gold Deposit, California for Gold Fields Mining Corporation and the Refugio Gold and Cerro Casale Gold/Copper deposits in the Maricunga District of Northern Chile for Bema Gold Corporation. Dr. Rayment was formerly an exploration manager for Gold Fields Mining and Amselco, Vice President of Glamis Gold and President of Bema Gold Corporation. He served as President of Mining Assets Corporation, a private company that provided consulting services to the mining industry, between 1993 and 2010. He is currently a Director of B2 Gold Corporation.

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