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Joseph A. Carrabba

President and CEO

  • Mr. Carrabba has over 40 years of international experience in the mining sector and has worked for several multinational mining operations with a focus on coal, iron ore, and industrial minerals.
  • Joe served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Cliffs Natural Resources, from May 2007 to November 2013 and recently retired after 8 years of executive office. Prior to becoming Chairman, President and CEO of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc’s, Joe served as President and CEO from 2006 to 2007 and as President and Chief Operating Officer from 2005 to 2006.
  • Mr. Carrabba received his Bachelor’s Degree in Geology from Capital University and a MBA from Frostburg State University.

Glenn Kondo

Chief Financial Officer

  • A highly qualified finance professional with extensive senior executive and corporate board experience in the mining industry, including many years with Anglo American.
  • Glenn has been directly responsible for delivering significant commercial growth internationally by leading mergers and acquisitions, raising capital finance and achieving business transformation through operational performance and project management.
  • Mr. Kondo is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto.

Ken Brophy

VP, Sustainable Development

  • Over 18 years of experience in the mining and energy sector with a focus on exploration and development stage projects in Canada.
  • Experience includes strategic planning for Environmental Assessments and sustainability requirements, which include regulatory compliance, Aboriginal, community and stakeholder engagement.
  • Previously held senior roles including VP Operations and Sustainability for King & Bay West Management Corp., Director of Aboriginal and Community Affairs for Alderon Iron Ore Corp., and Consultation Lead for Nalcor Energy.