Board of Directors


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Board of Directors

Philip Williams

Executive Chairman

Phil has over 20 years of mining and finance industry experience, and is currently the President, CEO & Chairman of Consolidated Uranium. He has extensive experience in corporate development, as a sell-side research analyst, in fund management and most recently as managing director of investment banking focused on the metals and mining sector. 

John Jentz


John Jentz is a seasoned mining professional having held operational, investment banking and board of director roles across the mining industry. Most recently, Mr. Jentz was Head of Strategy and Corporate Development for SEMAFO Inc., a west African gold producer that was sold to Endeavour Mining Corporation in 2020 for consideration valued at approximately $1.6 billion.

Richard Patricio


Richard is currently the President and CEO of Mega Uranium Ltd. and was previously an Executive VP at Mega Uranium. He sits on the board of several companies including NexGen Energy Ltd., Toro Energy Ltd., and ISO Energy Ltd.

Justin Reid


Justin is a geologist and capital markets executive with over 20 years of experience. He is the current CEO of Troilus Gold Corp. Justin has held former capital market roles including analyst and sales, and corporate experience leading M&A and market activities. 

Brigitte Berneche


Ms. Berneche is a CPA, CA and has 15 years of experience with public companies in the mining and publishing sectors, as well as experience with large accounting firms, specializing in corporate tax. Since 2014, she has dedicated her time to a grass roots non-profit organization she created which provides financial assistance to families with children with cerebral palsy. The organization gained its charitable status in 2017. She holds an Honours B.A. from the University of Toronto.

Jim Paterson


Mr. Paterson is the Chairman and CEO of ValOre Metals and has 23 years of corporate development experience in the mining industry, including capital raises, acquisitions, joint ventures, spinouts, and RTOs and IPOs. He was a long-standing and active director of Kaminak Gold Corp. (acquired by Goldcorp Inc.) and founding director of Northern Empire Resources Corp. (acquired by Coeur Mining Inc.). He founded Corsa Capital in 2007, and a 2010 transaction created an industry-leading metallurgical coal producer with a C$250M marketing capitalization. Mr. Paterson is also a Director at K2 Gold Corporation and Gold Basin Resources Corporations, and Advisor to Prospector Metals Corp.

Rob Carpenter


Dr. Robert Carpenter has over 30 years of corporate and technical mineral exploration experience for junior and major mining companies. Dr. Carpenter was co-founder, President, and CEO of Kaminak Gold Corporation from 2005 to 2013 and led the company through the acquisition, discovery and maiden resource of the 5-million-ounce Coffee Gold Project, located in the White Gold District, Yukon, Canada. Kaminak Gold was subsequently acquired by Goldcorp Inc., in 2016 for $520 million. Mr. Carpenter was also a founder of ValOre’s predecessor company Kivalliq Energy Corporation, when the company was spun out of Kaminak via a plan of arrangement in 2008. Dr. Carpenter has received awards from the Association for Mineral Exploration of British Columbia for excellence in mineral exploration (2013) and social and environmental stewardship (2008). In 2004, he completed his Ph.D. at Western University, London, Ontario where he worked on the newly discovered Meliadine Lake gold deposits in Nunavut that are currently owned by Agnico Eagle Mines Limited.