George D. Faught
Chairman and Director
Mr. Faught has over 35 years of senior management, corporate development and operational experience in the natural resources, financial services and health services industries in the North America and international markets. Mr. Faught currently serves as the Chairman of Marathon Gold Corp a development stage gold company listed on the TSX. He has held senior executive positions with North American Palladium, Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting, Aberdeen International, First Uranium, William Resources and Dundee Capital. Mr. Faught has also served on the board of directors and audit committees of numerous public companies in the resource sector, including Sulliden Gold Corp, Crocodile Gold Corp, Avion Gold Corp, First Uranium Corp, Premier Royalty Inc, Marathon PGM Corp, Dacha Strategic Metals Inc and Central Sun Mining Inc.
Mr. Faught has broad financial management, corporate development and M&A experience and has established companies and successfully managed their growth, acquired and sold projects/companies and arranged numerous debt and equity financings.
Mr. Faught received an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Windsor. He is also a CPA, CA and worked in the audit and tax departments of Deloitte & Touche and practice in the area of international tax.