Mr. Rigg has over 30 years of international experience in the mining industry, particularly in exploration and mine development in Ontario and Quebec. He was former President and CEO of Alexis Minerals and former President and CEO of Northern Sun Mines. He worked for Agnico Eagle Mines in Val d’Or, Quebec, in various capacities including Exploration Manager. He has contributed to the discovery of several Mines including the Musselwhite Mine in Ontario; the, Goldex, LaRonde and Lac Herbin Mines in Quebec; the Lappberget and Dorotea Deposits in Sweden; and the San Diego Deposit in Mexico. He was a member of the LaRonde Mine discovery team awarded the Prospector of the Year award by the QPA in 1995 and was a member of the Alexis-Noranda JV discovery team awarded the Prospector of the Year award for the discovery of the West Ansil Deposit in 2005. Alexis was also awarded the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2009 by the Val d’Or Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Rigg obtained a B.A. and M.A. from King’s College, Cambridge University, England in 1978 and a M.Sc. at Queens University in 1980.