|Larry Strauss - Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Director, M.A. Energy and Mineral Resources (cum laude), B.S. Geology (honors)|
Mr. Strauss has 18 years of experience as a mining and commodities analyst in both Canada and the United States. He was most recently a Director at GMP Securities, where he spent seven years as a well regarded mining analyst. During his time with GMP, the firm landed advisory roles on mergers and acquisitions, and raised several billion dollars for many leading international mining companies, including Goldcorp, Kinross Gold, Wheaton River, Bema Gold, Ivanhoe Mines and Northgate Minerals, among many others. During his career Mr. Strauss has been awarded "Best on the Street" in the Mining and Metals category by the Wall Street Journal. Earlier in his career, Mr. Strauss worked with Canaccord Capital, Prudential Securities and Merrill Lynch.