Joseph Hamilton President and Chief Executive Officer and Director

Mr. Hamilton is President of PICKAX International Corp., a private consulting company, and a Managing Director of Primary Capital, an exempt market dealer in Toronto. He also serves as Chairman of Unigold Inc., an exploration company listed on the TSX-V with properties in the Dominican Republic, and is a director of Noront Resources Ltd. which is working towards the development of its Eagle Nest nickel-copper-palladium-platinum project in The Ring-of-Fire in Northern Ontario. Mr. Hamilton has over 27 years of experience in the international mining industry. Mr. Hamilton obtained a Masters of Science (Applied) from Queen's University in 1991 and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto in 1985. Mr. Hamilton is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a Professional Geologist. He is currently a member of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario, Canada, a member of the CFA Institute and a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Stephanie Malec Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Malec is a Chartered Accountant with more than 11 years of public company finance experience, including several senior financial positions in the exploration and mining industry. Prior to joining Malbex, she was Controller at Starfield Resources Inc., following her tenure as Controller at Dundee Precious Metals Inc. Ms. Malec began her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, after graduating with distinction with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto in 1999.