Becoming a leading low-cost battery minerals producer

Our goal is to become a leading low-cost producer of high quality, ethically sourced battery metals from high-grade, low impact mines in stable jurisdictions that are close to major consumer industries and a number of end users and market intermediaries. 


Management Team

Martin Kostuik | B.Sc., MBA

CEO & Director

  • 28+ years of diversified experience in the mining industry as a mining engineer and senior executive.
  • Mr. Kostuik was President and Director for the last 4 years at Arizona Gold Corporation and prior to was CEO and Director of Rupert Resources Limited.
  • Previously Mr. Kostuik built a broad base of experience in operations, engineering, exploration and capital projects with various companies including Luna Gold (Equinox), Barrick Gold Corporation, Taseko Mines Limited and DMC Mining Services.

Jack R. Cartmel | CPA, CA

Chief Financial Officer

  • Finance executive with 15+ years of experience in the mining industry with expertise in M&A, IPOs, taxation, public company accounting and disclosure, and financial and risk management.
  • Previously with TSX-listed Monument Mining, a mid-size gold producer in Asia, and White Tiger Gold, a mid-size gold producer.

Peter Doyle | B.Sc. (Hons.)

VP Exploration

  • 40+ years experience in all aspects of mineral exploration from regional reconnaissance to project evaluation and development, in a variety of geological terrains throughout Canada, the U.S., South America, and Australia.
  • Previously with PT Freeport Indonesia, Gold Fields, and Troy Resources.

Jacob Willoughby | Geo, MBA

V.P. Corporate Development & Strategy

  • A geologist and MBA graduate with nearly 17 years of diversified experience in mining capital markets. He has worked as a mining analyst for over eight years, covering exploration and development companies globally in both precious and base metals. He has also worked as a capital markets consultant, an investor, and as a director and senior executive.
  • Mr. Willoughby was most recently Vice President of Research and Analyst at Red Cloud Securities in Toronto. Prior to that he was a partner and mining analyst at Beacon Securities. He began his career in mining equity research at Paradigm Capital, where he worked for five years.
  • He spent two years as President and Director of Aldridge Minerals, a Canadian public company with assets in Turkey and Papua New Guinea.