Dr. Robert Gayton is a Chartered Accountant with over 40 years of experience in accounting and finance. He is currently a director and chair/member of the audit and other committees of the following public companies: Amerigo Resources Ltd., B2Gold Corp., Eastern Platinum Limited, Western Copper and Gold Corporation and Nevsun Resources.
Prior to 1987, Dr. Gayton was an audit partner with Peat, Marwick, Mitchell Chartered Accountants and a member of the Faculty of Commerce at the University of British Columbia. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in both Ontario and BC and holds a Ph.D. in Business from the University of California, Berkley. Dr. Gayton joined the Company’s Advisory Committee in 2013 and the Company’s board in 2014.