Management and Directors
The Directors and Officers of Coronet collectively have over 150 years of experience exploring for gold in and putting mines into operation. The Board of Coronet has raised hundreds of millions of dollars for mining projects around the world. The Coronet team includes members who have extensive experience working with governmental, non-governmental and community groups around the world.
Joel Dumaresq Chairman
Joel Dumaresq, Chairman
Mr. Dumaresq, has for the past 10 years worked as Managing Director of Vancouver, Canada based private equity and merchant banking firm Matrix Partners Inc. Mr. Dumaresq has a background in finance and investment banking and formerly worked for 10 years for RBC Dominion Securities, a division of the Royal Bank of Canada. Mr. Dumaresq has acted in an operating capacity for a range of companies in the mining, forestry and resource space.
Theo van der Linde, CA President, CFO and Director
Theo van der Linde, CA, President, CFO and Director
Is a Chartered Accountant with 15 years extensive finance, administration and public accounting experience in diverse industries including mining, financial services, manufacturing and retail. During the last seven years of his career Mr. van der Linde has worked with Etruscan Resources Inc. (now Endeavour Mining) where he successfully transitioned through a period of growth that involved Etruscan going from explorer to producer and ended up as the CFO for Burkina Mining Company in Burkina Faso. Before that he worked in public accounting practice with WBLI Chartered Accountants and PriceWaterHouseCoopers in Halifax, Nova Scotia where he was involved in servicing several exploration and producing publicly-traded mining companies.
Stephen Stine, PEDirector
Stephen Stine, PE, CEO, COO and Director
Mr. Stine is a mining executive with 39 years experience in public/private company formation, acquisitions, turnarounds, debt and equity financings and mine operations around the world. Mr. Stine is a co-founder and former director of Alamos Gold where he served as COO in charge of exploration and production. Mr. Stine previously worked for Southern Peru Copper in Peru and speaks Spanish. Most recently, Mr. Stine acted as Director and COO of Etruscan Resources where he was responsible for turning around the Youga Gold Mine in Burkina Faso, West Africa. During that time, the mine doubled production and the cost of production was reduced by 50%.