Christian Kargl-Simard

President, CEO & Director
P. Eng

Christian is a professional engineer with over 13 years’ experience in the mining industry, having worked both in technical and finance roles. He worked for 10 years in investment banking roles at Raymond James Ltd. and Haywood Securities Inc. During his tenure in investment banking, Christian was involved in financings raising more than $7 billion, and he assisted in completing over 35 M&A transactions with companies such as Fortuna Silver Mines Inc., Altius Minerals Corporation, Arizona Mining Inc., Trevali Mining Corporation, Victoria Gold Corp., Atlantic Gold Corporation and Tahoe Resources Inc. Christian also worked for Dynatec Corporation in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta up to its sale to Sherritt International Corp. in 2007, both in metallurgical engineering and corporate development roles. Christian is an author or co-author of 3 published technical papers in the field of hydrometallurgy. His B.A.Sc. in Metallurgical Engineering comes from the University of British Columbia.

Brian Dalton


Brian Dalton co-founded Altius Minerals Corporation as a small junior company in 1997, while studying Earth Science at Memorial University, and  has served  as its CEO since then. Altius, a member of the TSX/S&P Global Mining Index,  is now a leading diversified mining royalty company with ~C$40 - $50 million in annual royalty revenue and many development stage growth opportunities.

Mark Wellings


Mark Wellings is a mining professional with over 25 years international experience in both the mining industry and mining finance sector. He currently serves as Principal on INFOR Financial Group’s investment banking team. He served for 18 years at GMP Securities L.P., including as Managing Director/Managing Director of Investment Banking. Mark has worked on some of the Canadian mining industry's largest transactions, both in equity financing and M&A. He has also worked in the mining industry directly with a variety of companies including Derry, Michener, Booth & Wahl Ltd., Arimco N.L., Inco Ltd. and Watts Griffis McOuat Limited, acquiring valuable hands-on experience in exploration, development and production.

Sally Eyre

Ph. D.

Sally Eyre is a mining finance professional with extensive experience in global resource capital markets and mining operations. Dr. Eyre  served many industry and finance roles in the mining industry including as President & CEO of Etruscan Resources Inc. as it successfully transitioned to become Endeavour Mining Company.  Dr. Eyre has a PhD in Economic Geology from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, London where her doctoral dissertation focused on Irish-Type zinc deposits.

Michael Haworth


Michael Haworth co-founded Greenstone Resources in 2013 after a 16 year career in the mining sector including Managing Director at JP Morgan and Head of Mining and Metals Corporate Finance in London. With Mark Sawyer, Michael oversees all aspects of the management of Greenstone Resources. Michael also serves as a director of Greenstone Management Ltd, the fund’s General Partner. Michael is a member, and co-chairman, of the Investment Committee.

Chad Wells

Director & Corporate Secretary
B. Sc. (Hons)

Chad Wells serves as VP Corporate Development  and Board  Secretary at Altius Minerals Corporation. He has played key and diverse roles related to  its major royalty acquisitions,  project generation deal structuring and management of its equities portfolio. Chad has cultivated strong relationships with a variety of retail, high net worth and institutional investors throughout North America. Prior to joining Altius Chad worked with Vale at its Voisey’s Bay mine following his graduation from Memorial University’s Earth Science Program.