Board of Directors

John Costigan

President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Mr. Costigan most recently held the position of Vice President of Corporate Development for Western Potash Corp. During his seven year period there Western Potash Corp raised over 140 million dollars and delivered a Final Feasibility Study for the construction of potash solution mine in Saskatchewan.

John Gorham


(APEGGA, APEGBC, NAPEG, PDAC, and AMEBC) brings more than 35 years’ experience as an exploration geologist. This includes work with gemstone and lapidary minerals, gold, nickel, PGE base metals and industrial minerals. He has been integral to the organization and development of a project centered on a carbonatite hosted Ta-Nb deposit in Blue River, British Columbia. In addition John has also been involved in the geological research required to write numerous (43-101) technical reports for properties belonging to various clients in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Argentina, Columbia, Yukon and Northwest Territories. More recently, he has managed coal and limestone drilling programs in Alberta, Montana, and Nevada.

Tony Hu, MBA

Vice President of Investor Relations

Tony Hu has over 20 years’ experience in international trade with a certificate in supply chain management and Lean Manufacturing from MIT. Mr. Hu was formerly a Sales Manager for The Noble Group Ltd where he was responsible for international trade.

In addition he also has extensive experience connecting businesses between China and North American Markets.