Jari Paakki, B.Sc., M.Sc., P.Geo., CEO, Director
Mr. Paakki is a Professional Geologist with 25 years-experience in gold and base metal exploration in Canada, Scandinavia and Brazil, including twelve years with Teck Resources. Jari has spent the past dozen years in the junior exploration market in senior management roles and as a director. Mr. Paakki is the Company’s qualified technical person.
Chris Robbins, CFO, Director
Mr. Robbins holds the position of CFO, as well Chris has the role of the Company’s investor relations lead. Mr. Robbins has 30 years-experience in public relations, corporate governance & financing, both in public and private sectors, including 20 years with Gungnir’s predecessor.
Todd Keast, B.Sc., P.Geo., Director
Mr. Keast is a Professional Geologist with over 25 years-exploration experience, combined with numerous years of senior management and public company experience. Todd was part of the original team prior to the re-branding of Gungnir in 2014. Mr. Keast is the co-founder of Manitou Gold.
Garett Macdonald, P.Eng., MBA, Director
Mr. Macdonald has over 22 years of industry experience as a mining engineer including an extensive background in project development and mine operations. He has been involved with several public companies at both management and board level and has managed large technical programs through concept, feasibility and into construction. After roles in mine operations and engineering with senior Canadian mining firms Teck, Placer Dome and Suncor Energy, Mr. Macdonald served as the Vice President of Operations for Rainy River Resources prior to the acquisition of Rainy River by New Gold Inc. in 2013. Most recently Mr. Macdonald has served as Vice President of Project Development for JDS Energy & Mining, a leading engineering, construction and private mining firm, where he led that company’s Eastern Canadian business operations. Mr. Macdonald holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Western University’s Ivey Business School and a Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) from Laurentian University. Mr. Macdonald is currently CEO and President of Tower Resources Inc.