Board of Directors
CEO, President and Director
Mr. Barry is the President and CEO of Silver Bull Resources, Inc. Between August 2010 to March 2011, Mr. Barry served as Vice President of Exploration, before stepping into the role of President and CEO in March 2011. Previously, he held the position of Chief Geologist for Dome Ventures Corporation, a publically traded company on their projects in Africa. Mr. Barry has over 15 years of exploration and management experience and has worked as a Consulting Geologist and manager on projects in Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Mongolia and West and Central Africa. Mr. Barry currently serves as a director for Sanatana Resources Inc. and Astar Minerals Ltd. Mr. Barry is a Chartered Professional Geologist (CPAusIMM). Mr. Barry holds a BSc in Geology from the University of Otago in New Zealand.
Non-executive Chairman of the Board
Mr. Edgar was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors in April 2010. Mr. Edgar has broad experience working in junior and mid-size level natural resource companies. He previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Dome Ventures Corporation from February 2005 until it was acquired by Silver Bull in April 2010. Further, Mr. Edgar served on Dome's Board of Directors from 1998 to 2010. Mr. Edgar currently serves as a director of BlackPearl Resources Inc., Denison Mines Corp., Lucara Diamond Corp., and ShaMaran Petroleum Corp. Mr. Edgar practiced corporate/securities law in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada for sixteen years.
Mr. Kunz has more than 35 years of experience in international mining, energy, engineering and construction, including executive, business development, management, accounting, finance and operations. He is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Gold Torrent, Inc., a startup gold mine development company. In addition, Mr. Kunz is the Founder and from 2003 until he retired in April 2013 was the President and CEO and a director of U.S. Geothermal, Inc., a renewable energy company that owns and operates geothermal power plants in Idaho, Oregon, and Nevada. Mr. Kunz was Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. from 1997 to October 31, 2000, and served as its President, Chief Executive Officer and Director from November 1, 2000 to March 1, 2003. He was part of the team that discovered Oyu Tolgoi, one of the world's largest copper-gold deposits. From March 2, 2003 to March 8, 2004, Mr. Kunz served as President and CEO of Jinshan Gold Mines Inc. Mr. Kunz was Founder of MK Resources LLC, formerly known as the NASDAQ-listed company MK Gold Corporation, and directed the company's 1993 initial public offering as President, Director and CEO. For 17 years, he held executive positions with NYSE-listed Morrison Knudsen Corporation (including Vice President and Controller). Mr. Kunz holds a Masters of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science. He is currently a director of Chesapeake Gold Corp., Gold Torrent, Inc., Greenbriar Capital Corp. and Gunpoint Exploration Ltd. Mr. Kunz was a director of KazaX Minerals Inc. from August 2012 to December 2016 and of Zinco do Brasil Inc. from October 2011 to May 2014.
Mr. McClintock has a significant amount of experience in all facets of the mineral exploration business, which has come from managing large exploration organizations. He currently serves as the President of McClintock Geological Management, which provides ongoing management services to Northisle Copper, Gold Inc. From February 2007 to November 2008, Mr. McClintock served as President and CEO of Savant Explorations Ltd., a publicly-traded company on the TSX Venture Exchange. From January 2006 to February 2007, he served as President and COO of Canarc Resources Corp., where he negotiated, among other things, a large land purchase in Mexico. From November 2004 to December 2005, Mr. McClintock served as an Exploration Manager for BHP Billiton, where he ensured that the $80 million exploration budget focused on areas and commodities with maximum potential for corporate growth. Mr. McClintock holds an MBA from Simon Fraser University and an undergraduate degree in geology, with honors, from the University of British Columbia. He is a member of the Professional Engineers of British Columbia, the Prospectors and Developers Association of British Columbia, and the Association of Mineral Exploration of British Columbia.