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.