Rob C.

14+ years expertise in uranium and minerals mining focused on rare metals


Capital markets focused executive in uranium and minerals mining industry with over 14 years expertise focused on rare metals and mining.

  • Mining
  • C-Level & Leadership


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


Member of the Board of Directors

Shine Minerals
4 years
Current position
Oct 2018 - Present
Shine Minerals Corp. is a Canada-based natural resource focused company. It is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, evaluation and development of mineral resource assets. The compa...see more

Member Of The Board Of Advisors

District Metals Corp.
4 years
Current position
Jun 2018 - Present
Former Director July 2018 - March 2020

Member of the Board of Directors

Fission Uranium Corp
4 years
Current position
Mar 2018 - Present
Fission Uranium Corp. owns a 100% interest in the advanced, high-grade and near-surface Triple R uranium deposit. Located on the south-western edge of Canada’s Athabasca Basin, the Tr...see more

Member of the Board of Directors

Ur-Energy USA Inc.
4 years
Current position
Feb 2018 - Present
Ur-Energy is a junior uranium mining company operating the Lost Creek in-situ recovery uranium facility in south-central Wyoming. The Lost Creek processing facility has a two million p...see more

Chief Financial Officer

Riot Blockchain, Inc.
1 year
Jan 2018 - Jul 2019
• Rescued the company from bankruptcy by sourcing, negotiating, and securing two capital infusions totaling $103M despite exceptional headwinds including: ongoing legacy SEC investigati...see more

Managing Director, Head of Metals & Mining Research - Canada

Cantor Fitzgerald
7 years
Dec 2010 - Dec 2017
Named Bloomberg’s 'Best Precious Metals Analyst' Q1/16. Covering the global base and precious metals space. Companies under coverage: CCJ, DNN, PG, U, FCU, UUUU, URG, UEC, PGLC, GOLD, ...see more

Institutional Equity Analyst - Global Mining

Octagon Capital
1 year
Sep 2009 - Dec 2010
• Publishing analyst responsible for covering the global mining sector. Current areas covered include: uranium and gold • Responsible for the approval of research reports in the absence...see more

Director - Research & Trading / Associate Portfolio Manager

Middlefield Capital
2 years
May 2007 - Dec 2008
• Directly co-managed three equity portfolios and one fixed income swap portfolio with combined assets of over $400 million • Outperformed direct peer and the S&P/TSX Capped Diversifie...see more

Associate - Metals and Mining

BMO Capital Markets
1 year
May 2006 - May 2007

Hedge Fund Associate

Blair Franklin Capital Partners
1 year
Feb 2005 - Mar 2006
• Managed a portion of the firm's hedge fund portfolio • Implemented and researched various investment strategies including relative value, momentum, long/short, merger arbitrage, glob...see more

Proprietary Equity Trader

Swift Trade Securities
1 year
Dec 2002 - Dec 2003
• Top performer in a 27-person peer group in trading profit/loss amounts and in allotted working capital • Achieved personal goal of gaining live equity market trading experience


2 years
Dec 2000 - Dec 2002
• Improved analyst research time by 50% through the creation and maintenance of most of the firm’s analytical research tools • Devised, researched, analyzed and published research on ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Mining

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership


  • Investments
  • Investment Strategies
  • Financial Modeling
  • Capital Markets
  • Portfolio Management
  • Fixed Income
  • Bloomberg
  • Equity Valuation