David P.

Strategic Mining Executive

Canada
EN

Strategic Mining Executive with over 30 years of executive management experience in the resource industry, including CEO and CFO of publicly listed companies. Experienced in M&A, divestitures and join...see more

  • Mining

600

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Independent Consultant

Self-Employed
8 years
Current position
Aug 2014 - Present
Self-employed business consultant active in developing strategy, setting corporate goals, planning mining restarts, performing due diligence on acquisition targets, negotiating the purc...see more

President & Chief Executive Officer

Jaguar Mining Inc.
2 years
Aug 2012 - Mar 2014
Directed the financing, reorganization and restructuring of the business to provide a platform for future growth. Installed a credible and effective management team and together:  Imp...see more

Board Member

Foran Mining Corporation, Pancontinental Gold Corporation
10 years
Current position
Mar 2012 - Present

President and Chief Executive Officer

Breakwater Resources
2 years
Oct 2009 - Jul 2011
Through two years as President and CEO, rebuilt corporate reputation and operations and sold the company for 100+% gain. Provided effective leadership and vision for the Corporation and...see more

Chairman of the Board

Polar Star Mining
11 months
Mar 2009 - Feb 2010
As Chairman of the Board, established proper governance after a proxy battle.

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Centerra Gold Inc.
4 years
Apr 2004 - May 2008
Served four years EVP and CFO, launched a new publicly listed gold company; established the strategic plan, and built head office management team and culture.

Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer

Cameco Corporation
7 years
Jan 1997 - Apr 2004
Through seven years as Sr. VP, Finance & Administration and CFO, engineered the transition from government ownership to public ownership, increasing accountability and transparency.

VP and Treasurer

Denison Mines (USA) Corp.
13 years
Apr 1984 - Dec 1996
Developed new business, led financial management, and provided substantial restructuring to address financial distress.

AVP

CIBC Wood Gundy
4 years
May 1980 - Mar 1984
Four years capital markets experience in investment banking.

Computer Programmer & Analyst

Sphere Holdings
1 year
Dec 1977 - Dec 1978
Designed, built and marketed business administration software systems.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Mining

Expertise

  • Restructuring
  • Corporate Governance
  • Business Strategy
  • Finance
  • IPO
  • Financial Reporting
  • Project Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Strategic Financial Planning
  • Governance
  • Executive Management
  • Mineral Economics
  • Divestitures
  • Benefits Negotiation
  • Cash Flow
  • Mine Management
  • Strategy Development