Team. Experience is the foundation of execution.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & DIRECTOR
Mr. Andrew Lee has been working with public companies for the past 15 years. Andrew has served as a director or officer of resource companies with projects globally including a gold project in Ecuador and a phosphate project in Guinea-Bissau, West Africa. Currently, Andrew is the CEO and director of Phoenix Gold Resources Corp., a TSX Venture company focused on gold exploration in Nevada, USA.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Mr. Roger Baer, CPA, CMA has over 30 years of progressive accounting and financial management experience gained mostly with large and mid-sized multinational mining companies including Newmont, Rio Tinto, Alacer Gold, Thompson Creek Metals, Excelsior and Cyprus Amax. He has particular expertise in the oil & gas and construction industries gained through previous roles at Newcastle Construction and other large mine construction projects, as well as accounting, audit and compliance consulting engagements at Performance Food Group, CH2M Hill, MarkWest Energy Partners, Orica Mining Services, Lafarge Construction, and Bill Barrett Corp.
PRESIDENT & DIRECTOR
Richard Shatto (President) is a respected business administrator of public companies in Canada. Until recently he has been a director and officer of a dozen or more companies in Canada. He is acknowledged as a highly respected senior level business management consultant with experience and expertise in a broad spectrum of corporate functions including: administration, finance, marketing, communications, branding, and sales.
Currently, he is taking care of the administration end of Deeprock’s business, so Patrick and Christian can apply their unique magic to the critical job of prospecting, acquiring, and developing exceptional mineral properties.
Richard’s early education and career successes provided him a core competency for creative and corporate communications; including creative writing, conceptual branding, content creation, public and government relations communications, and social media. Richard studied Business and Marketing Communications at Biola University in La Mirada California. His education coupled with his years of corporate experience will prove invaluable to the future endeavours of DeepRock Minerals.
Over the past 15 years Richard has worked closely with senior management teams and Boards of Directors helping them visualize, develop, and implement business strategies that lead to increased revenues, corporate growth, and the achievement of corporate success.
In recent years Richard has focussed his attention on start-ups and macro-companies and their specific challenges. He’s helped with developing concise visions upon which they can build the critical platforms for their corporate structure. Richard has guided several businesses, both Canadian and U.S., with their requirements for going public on the TSX Venture exchange as well as the Canadian Securities Exchange, where in several cases he served as a director and/or senior officer in their C-suite.
Tom Christoff has held Senior Executive, Director and Ownership positions in various companies throughout the world. Tom has an strong combination of both finance and marketing strengths with decades of experience in Construction (High and Low-rise) projects and large infrastructure projects including 200 Megawatts Wind,Solar Alternative Energy projects, Mining and Exploration Companies.
Tom has won numerous Marketing and Construction awards and has an MBA and been selected for International Consulting at the Rotman School of Business University of Toronto.