Scott Keevil | CEO
Scott Keevil has been involved in the mineral exploration industry for 20 years. In his previous positions he has worked on the exploration side for the most part in Canada and Indonesia. He has developed relationships with mining investors in the USA, Europe, SE Asia and Canada. Scott will aggressively search for new exploration and mining opportunities for Sarissa.
Cam Cheriton, Ph.D.| Director
Cam Cheriton, Ph.D., has over 50 years experience in the mining industry, working for companies such as Atapa Minerals, Consolidated Mining Company of Canada, the Anaconda Copper Mining Company, Texas Gulf Sulphur, the Conwest Exploration Company, and the Geological Survey of Canada. He studied at the University of Saskatchewan, the University of British Columbia, and Harvard University where he completed a Ph.D. in Economic Geology. Cam is a registered Professional Engineer of the Province of Ontario and is a "qualified person" within the meaning of National Instrument 43-101. He is directly responsible for the discovery of a number of ore deposits; one of note is the Caribou Mine in New Brunswick.
Mr. Robert Yeates has been a successful senior executive with over 40 years experience as CEO, President and Partner in various enterprises developing extensive knowledge of plastic laminate moulding, fabrication and construction techniques. Through Robert Yeates Holdings Limited (RYHL) he has been involved in numerous projects around the world, including design and construction of specialized equipment for hydro metallurgical processing in the mining industry. His expertise also involves design and installation of Rare Earth Element extraction plant equipment. Mining companies with which he has consulted include Inco on their Voisey's Bay demonstration plant, and, currently, acting as a supplier for the Sherritt Ambatovy nickel project in Madagascar.
Mr. Tim Peterson has extensive managerial experience in the environmental, high technology and resource sectors. He has served on the Boards of Directors of four public companies and has extensive contacts in India and China. Following on the successful political careers of his older brothers, one of whom served as Premier of Ontario, and the other as International Trade Minister for the federal Government, he was elected and served as the Member of the Provincial Parliament of Ontario for Mississauga South from 2003 to 2007.