People: Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd (KL.TO)
25 Jun 2019
Mr. Raymond W. Threlkeld is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Threlkeld is an Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company. He is a seasoned mining professional with more than 32 years of experience in mineral exploration, mine operations and construction and executive management. Most recently Ray was President and CEO of Rainy River Resources that was developing the 4.0 million ounce Rainy River gold deposit in Ontario. New Gold purchased Rainy River for $310 million in 2013. From 2006 to 2009 Ray led the team along with Randall Oliphant that acquired, developed and put into operation the Mesquite gold mine in California with Western Goldfields subsequently being purchased by New Gold for $314 million in 2009. From 1996 to 2004 Ray held a variety of senior executive positions with Barrick Gold Corporation rising to the position of Vice President, Project Development. During Ray’s tenure at Barrick he was responsible for placing more than 30 million ounces of gold resources into production in Africa, South America and Australia. Among his accomplishments were the Pierina Mine in Peru, Bulyanhulu Mine in Tanzania, Veladero Mine in Argentina, Lagunas Norte Mine in Peru and the Cowel Mine in Australia. Mr. Threlkeld holds a B.Sc. degree in Geology from the University of Nevada.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||92,417|
|Restricted Stock Award, CAD||90,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||182,417|