Mr. James Nelson has been President and Secretary of Cruz Capital Corp. since April 2015 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Nelson has over 12 years of public markets experience focused in finance, investor relations and corporate development as well as serving as a director and a consultant to several public and private companies. James has worked in a variety of industries including: energy, mining, oil & gas, and technology. Since 2006 he has held senior management positions with several TSX-V listed resource companies including Cruz Cobalt Corp. (TSX.V: CUZ) Spearmint Resources Inc. (TSX.V: SRJ) and YDreams Global Interactive Tech Inc. (TSX.V: YD).
The relationships Mr. Nelson has built throughout the financial community has enabled him to provide much needed funding to various venture companies and he continues to maintain this strong network in and around the capital markets.
Mr. Seth Kay has been a director of Cruz Cobalt Corp. since April 2015.
Mr. Kay is a graduate from the University of Western Ontario with a degree in Economics and has over 10 years of experience in the public markets with a focus in finance, corporate development and investor relations. Mr. Kay has held several senior management roles and was formerly the President & CEO of Makena Resources Inc. (CSE:MKNA). Throughout his career Mr. Kay has served as a consultant and a director to several public and private companies and has developed an extensive network of valuable business relationships with key investors, brokers and market influencers.
Mr. Gregory R. Thomson, PGeo, has served as Independent Director of Cruz Cobalt Corp. since July, 2013.
Mr. Thomson has over 35 years of mineral exploration experience, primarily as a project geologist, with the majority of his career focused on gold exploration, mainly in British Columbia. He has been active in most of the province’s mineral regions. He has also participated in or managed exploration programs in Alaska (Pogo gold deposit), Mexico and Mongolia. He was a senior project geologist for Teck Exploration Ltd. from 1989 to 2000. His most recent experience (2010 to 2012) was with Huakan International Mining Inc., where he carried out geological supervision, permitting and implementation of underground diamond drilling programs for the J&L massive sulphide (gold, silver, lead, zinc) deposit located north of Revelstoke, B.C.
Mr. Thomson holds a BS degree in geology from the University of British Columbia and has worked in the capacity of a professional geoscientist since 1993. Mr. Thomson is a registered member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.