Mr. Sedun has approximately 10 years of industry experience, including 4 years in investment banking and capital markets. Mr. Sedun is the Director of Corporate Development at Northstar Clean Technologies Inc. and Principal of Annapurna Advisors. He was most recently an Investment Banking Associate with Canaccord Genuity, Canada’s largest independent investment bank. Prior to Canaccord Genuity, he was an Investment Banking Associate with Dundee Capital Markets, working in both Toronto and London, UK. Mr. Sedun holds an MBA degree (Dean’s List, Honours with Distinction, Global Mining Management specialization) from the Schulich School of Business at York University, a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University and a graduate certificate from the Norman Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering at the University of British Columbia. Mr. Sedun has worked, volunteered or studied in London, New York, Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Uganda and Kenya.
Since 2018, Mr. Taylor has been a Director and the CEO of Defense Metals Corp. (TSXV:DEFN) and has helped advance the Wicheeda rare-earths project from the exploration stage to PEA stage. From 2007 until 2016, he was a director of Advantage Lithium Corp, a TSX-V listed junior exploration company. From April 2012 until April 2016, he was a director of Clear Mountain Resources Corp., a TSX-V listed company, now named Patriot One Technologies Inc. Mr. Taylor has served as director and officer of several other public companies engaged in mineral exploration and development throughout his career.