Chairman and Director
Sandy has 25 years experience in the investment banking and financial
industry. He was a former investment advisor at Canaccord Capital Corp and was
involved in numerous corporate financings in Canada and abroad for a wide range
of companies. His Experience includes extensive exposure to precious and base
metal projects throughout North and South America. He has been Chairman of the
Board at Alba Minerals Ltd. since October 05, 2016.
Mr. MacDougall is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, in
President and Director
Art brings 36 years of business experience to the Astorius board. He has served on the boards of eight other companies in sectors ranging from technology to oil & gas and mineral exploration. Art understands all the aspects and requirements a public company has to operate successfully. This knowledge and experience has been translated into many successful financings for the various companies he has been involved with.
A chartered accountant, Cyrus was founding partner in the firm of Driver Anderson since its inception in 1982 and a partner in the firm of Davidson and Company LLP. Whilst providing general public accounting services to a wide range of clients, he specializes in servicing TSX Venture listed companies and members of the brokerage community. His wide knowledge of the securities industry and its rules have enabled him to give valuable advice to clients with respect to finance, taxation and other accounting related matters. Cyrus currently serves as director and or chief financial officer of several TSX-V listed companies.
Carlos Arias Eguiguren
Dr. Carlos Arias Eguiguren has been appointed as Director of the Company. Dr. Arias is a lawyer based in Quito, Ecuador specializing in mining law and is a former Director of the Ecuadorian Chamber of Mines 2003-2005, 2001-2003 and 1996-1998. He holds a Doctorate in law with a Master's degree in international business legal studies from the University of Exeter in England, and a diploma in transactional contracts from the International Development Law Institute, Rome, Italy. Additionally, Dr. Arias is the Ecuadorian representative & associate of Investbank Corp., (USA), Legal Advisor of Kroon Global, Freepoint Commodities, First Merit Group (Canada), CEO of ICAT Investments Corporation from 2008, CEO of Energy Services & Investments ESI Corp from 2009, Legal Advisor and Vice-president of Tecnipetrol Inc.; Legal Advisor of Bellweather International Inc., General Manager and lawyer of Bradley Ecuador S.A., a Branch of Bradley Brothers, Canada 1995-2005; Member of the Board of Aim Explorations Ltd. (Canada). Dr. Arias has been included and recognized in Madison Who's Who of the World, Baron's Who is Who (USA) and received the GDS Excellence Leader Award for his legal mining career. Dr. Aria is fluent in English and Spanish.