Building Canada’s Next Gold Mining District

TMAC is led by an experienced team with significant track records of exploration, development and operational successes.

Terry MacGibbon , Executive Chairman

Mr. MacGibbon is the founder and, since December 2012, the Executive Chairman of TMAC Resources Inc. Mr. MacGibbon is a registered professional geologist (“PGeo”) with over 45 years of experience in the mining business. Mr. MacGibbon is a certified director, Institute of Corporate Directors. He graduated with a B.Sc. (Hons.) in Geology from St. Francis Xavier University. For 30 years prior to 1997, he was employed with Inco Limited, culminating in him being responsible for directing Inco's North American and worldwide exploration activities. Mr. MacGibbon was founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FNX Mining Company Inc. from 1997 to 2010. Mr. MacGibbon and his team built FNX from a junior exploration company into a mid-tier, multi-billion dollar, diversified Canadian mining company that produced nickel, copper, and precious metals from its mineral properties in Sudbury Basin mining camp, Ontario, Canada. In 2010, FNX merged with Quadra Mining Ltd. to form Quadra FNX Mining Ltd. and from May 2010 to March 2012, he was the Chairman of Quadra FNX, which was subsequently sold to KGHM Polska Miedź SA in 2012. Mr. MacGibbon is a co-founder and, since 2006, the Chairman of INV Metals Inc. Mr. MacGibbon is a co-founder of Torex Gold Resources Inc. and since 2009 a director and Chairman of Torex. In 2005, Mr. MacGibbon was awarded the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada's Developer of the Year award and received an Entrepreneur of the Year award from Ernst and Young for FNX's success. Mr. MacGibbon was inducted into the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame in 2018. He has held directorships and senior executive positions in several Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange listed mining companies.

Jason Neal , President and Chief Executive Officer

Jason Neal became President and Chief Executive Officer and a director in February 2018. He is a veteran mining investment banker, having joined BMO Capital Markets at the start of 1997 after graduating from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Business Administration, and working his entire career focused exclusively on the metals and mining industry. Mr. Neal was promoted to Co-Head and Managing Director of the Global Metals and Mining Group in 2010, providing leadership to a team operating in offices located in Toronto, Vancouver, London, New York, Beijing and Melbourne. Mr. Neal was employed with BMO Capital Markets immediately prior to joining TMAC.

Gil Lawson , Chief Operating Officer

Gil Lawson is a registered professional mining engineer in Ontario and British Columbia and has over 31 years of experience in the mining business, primarily in narrow vein underground gold operations. He has managed two start-up operations, Goldcorp Inc.’s Musselwhite Mine in Ontario and De Beers Canada Ltd.’s Snap Lake Mine in the Northwest Territories. Gil has worked in the Timmins and Red Lake, Ontario gold mining districts, which are very similar to the Hope Bay gold mining district. His expertise lies in gold mining operations management, engineering studies, project management and exploration.

Maarten Theunissen , Chief Financial Officer

Maarten was promoted to Chief Financial Officer on April 1, 2018 and joined TMAC as Vice President, Finance in May 2013. He was with Uranium One Inc. from 2006 to 2013 and held increasing roles of responsibility including Finance Manager, Controller, Vice President, Finance and Senior Vice President, Finance. Maarten began his professional career with KPMG and held the position of Manager in the Energy and Natural Resources department. Maarten is currently a member of a CPA Canada-PDAC IFRS committee that produces Viewpoints on IFRS accounting issues for the mining industry. Maarten received his South African Chartered Accountant designation in 2005 with KPMG and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, (Hons.) Accounting from the University of Johannesburg.

Ronald P. Gagel , Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs

Ron is a chartered professional accountant with more than 40 years of professional experience, the last 30 of which have been in the mining sector. In April 2018, he was appointed Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs of TMAC Resources Inc. Previously, he held the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of TMAC. Ron is a director of IAMGOLD Corporation. He has also been a director of other public companies including Adriana Resources Inc. (now part of Sprott Resource Holding Inc.), HudBay Minerals Inc., Central Sun Mining Inc. (now part of B2Gold Corp.), Dalradian Resources Inc. (now part of Orion Mine Finance), Stonegate Agricom Ltd. (now part of Itafos) and FNX Mining Company Inc. Ron joined FNX in 2005 as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and became Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in 2006, a position he held until the merger of FNX with Quadra Mining Ltd. in May 2010. He had previously joined Aur Resources Inc. in 1988, holding roles of increasing responsibility including Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 1999 to December 2004. Ron retired as a director of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada in 2015 after serving on the Board for 18 years. He is the 2013 recipient of the PDAC’s Distinguished Service Award for his outstanding contribution to the mineral industry in the field of finance and for his contributions to the PDAC. Ron is currently Chairman of a CPA Canada-PDAC IFRS committee that produces Viewpoints on IFRS accounting issues for the mining industry. Ron received his C.A. designation in 1981 with Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) and holds a Bachelor of Commerce, (Hons.) Business Administration from the University of Windsor and a Bachelor of Science, (Hons.) Zoology from the University of Western Ontario.

Julia Micks , Executive Vice President, Human Resources

Julia has over 29 years of experience in the field of Human Resources and brings over 22 years’ experience within the mining industry. She joined TMAC in April 2013 as Executive Vice President, Human Resources. Prior to joining TMAC, she worked with KGHM International, Quadra FNX Mining Inc., FNX Mining Company Inc. and Aur Resources Inc. She previously worked as a Consultant with Mercer Human Resources Consulting and with Cineplex Odeon on their human resources team. Julia holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Certificate in Business from the University of Toronto.

Alex Buchan , Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility

Alex has over 26 years of experience in wildlife management and community economic development in Nunavut. He joined TMAC in October 2013 and was promoted to Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility in January 2019. He has been involved in community and Inuit relations for the Hope Bay Belt for over 12 years, assisting in the negotiation and implementation of both the Doris North Inuit Impact and Benefit Agreement and subsequent Hope Bay Inuit Impact and Benefit Agreement. He began his career as Renewable Resource Officer, Land Claims Coordinator and eventually Manager of Wildlife for the territorial government. Alex went on to work as Community Economic Development Officer for the Hamlet of Kugluktuk, assisting this community in benefitting from the establishment of the Canadian diamond industry. Alex has been active in diverse sustainable development areas such as the Bathurst Caribou Management Planning Committee, Peary Caribou Recovery Team, Diavik Environmental Monitoring Advisory Board, Nunavut Business Credit Corporation and Coppermine Heritage River nomination committee. Alex Buchan actively represents TMAC on the Board of the NWT/Nunavut Chamber of Mines.

Oliver Curran , Vice President, Environmental Affairs

Oliver has over 15 years of experience in the mining sector focused on environmental approvals, compliance monitoring, environmental management systems and reporting. Before 2010, while in the role of Manager of Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) for Inco’s Corporate Sustainability group, Mr. Curran successfully led the implementation of a global EHS system at 11 operations worldwide. As the Director of Sustainable Development for Baffinland’s Mary River Project from 2010 to 2016, Oliver led Project permitting and successfully obtained all permits and licences for the construction of infrastructure, mining and transport of ore. Since joining TMAC in March 2016, Oliver has been working with regulatory authorities on the environmental assessment and licencing requirements to obtain approvals for the development and mining of TMAC’s Madrid and Boston gold deposits at Hope Bay. Oliver obtained his Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in biology from Trent University and his Masters of Science in biology from the University of Toronto.

Dave King , Vice President, Exploration and Geoscience

Dave is a registered professional geologist with more than 17 years of experience, focused on both mining exploration and production. He joined TMAC in May 2013 as Vice President, Exploration and Geoscience. Prior to joining TMAC, Dave was the Senior Manager, Geoscience and Mineral Resources of KGHM International, the international subsidiary of KGHM Polska Miedź SA which acquired Quadra FNX Mining Inc. in March 2012. He had joined FNX Mining Inc. in 2002, where he held positions of increasing responsibility and was promoted to Senior Manager, Geoscience and Mineral Resources subsequent to the merger of FNX with Quadra Mining in 2010. Dave had previously joined Noranda Inc. in 1996 as a Project Geologist on various exploration projects throughout North and South America. Dave received a Bachelor of Science, Geology and a Masters of Science, Geology from Lakehead University.

Dan Gagnon , General Manager, Hope Bay Project

Dan joined TMAC as General Manager of the Hope Bay project on October 9, 2017. Dan is a registered professional geoscientist in Ontario with over 32 years in the mining business, primarily in narrow vein underground and open pit gold operations. Dan has managed several operations in the Timmins, Sudbury and the Red Lake Mining Districts with Placer Dome Inc., Goldcorp Inc., Vale Limited, Lakeshore Gold and Primero Mining Corporation. His expertise lies in gold mining operations management focusing on delivering results, asset optimization and growth; growth in safety, people, margins, partnerships, production and reserves.

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