Explorator Resources Inc. is a Canadian-based mining exploration company focused on building a strong portfolio of copper-gold Projects in South America.

Explorator Resources Management

John Carlesso


Mr. Carlesso is the President of Cervello Capital, a private merchant bank. He has more than 15 years in senior executive positions in international business and finance, and sits on the Board of several public listed companies. He was VP, Corporate Development at Desert Sun Mining (acquired by Yamana Gold) and CEO of Apogee Minerals Ltd.

David O'Connor

President & CEO, Director

Mr. O'Connor has more than 30 years experience in mineral exploration and has held senior positions with mining companies including Western Mining, North Ltd., Da Capo Resource Ltd., and Altoro Gold Corp.

Michael H. Farrant


Mr. Farrant has over 11 years financial management experience in the mining sector. He previously served as CFO of Castle Gold Corporation and Aurogin Resources Ltd. He held the position of Vice President and Treasurer at Kinross Gold and was Corporate Controller at Barrick Gold. Mr. Farrant holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours, from Queen's University and earned his C.A. designation in 1995 while with Coopers & Lybrand.

Antonio Ortuzar Jr.


Mr. Ortuzar is a lawyer and international partner with Baker McKenzie, Cruzat, Ortuzar, McKenna specializing in the mining sector. He also sits on the Board of several publicly listed companies and acts on behalf of Goldcorp in Chile.

Tony Wonnacott

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Director

Mr. Wonnacott comes to Explorator with several years experience as a corporate lawyer. His strong background in law includes the Toronto firm, McMillan Binch, as well as corporate secretary for a number of publicly traded companies, including several TSX Venture Exchange-listed companies.

Michael Schuler

Vice President, Operations

Mr. Schuler has more than 30 years experience as an exploration geologist and exploration manager in various countries and is skilled in ore reserve calculation and bringing Projects to feasibility.

David Prins

Chairman Technical Advisory Committee

David Prins is a Civil Engineer with extensive experience in Chile including 12 years with Placer Dome Chile focused on guiding mining projects from concept through to commissioning. His experience includes multi-functional responsibilities on the $1.75 Billion feasibility at Cerro Casale and the $1.4 Billion Pueblo Viejo gold project in the Dominican Republic.

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