A Team With A History Of Success
Founded in 2005, and with over 120 years of combined experience in the publicly traded mining sector, Taku Gold Corporation boasts a proven, time-tested leadership with the technical expertise to fully exploit its impressive portfolio.
Our Management Team & Directors
Zachery Dingsdale - President and Chief Executive Officer
With over 17 years experience in the capital markets, Mr. Dingsdale brings a substantial background in financial management to the company as Founder and Director of Tangent Management Corp., a financial management firm that provides financial consulting and management services to publicly listed companies. He also sits on the Board of Directors of Arrowhead Gold Corp. (TSXV: AWH) and Tajiri Resources Corp. (TSXV: TAJ) and Hinterland Metals Inc. (TSXV: HMI). In addition, he has completed the Canadian Securities Course and The Mining and Mineral Exploration program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Ickbal Boga (B.Comm, C.A.) - Chief Financial Officer and Director
Combining his expertise in the resource sector with his background as a Chartered Accountant, Mr. Boga serves as CFO of Taku Gold. He has also served as a Director, Corporate Secretary and CFO of Arrowhead Gold Corp. and Tajiri Resources Corp. From 1991 to 1992, Mr. Boga was CFO of Workplace Health & Safety Agency in Toronto, and has also held positions with Canada Post, British Petroleum Canada Inc. and KPMG. Mr. Boga has been an officer and director of three capital pool companies including Camflo Resources Inc., Ona Energy Inc. and 8 Crown Capital Inc.
Steve Smith - Director
Bringing over 23 years experience in the financial markets to his position, Steve Smith has been with Taku Gold since 2005. He has expertise in corporate management, corporate finance, public relations and administration, and is President and CEO of Arrowhead Gold Corp. (TSXV: AWH). In addition to a B.A. (Economics) from the University of Toronto, he has completed the Canadian Securities Course and Canadian Investment Management Course Part 1. He is also a partner in Tangent Management and Director of Tajiri Resources Corp. (TSXV: TAJ).
Mark Fekete (B.Sc., P.Geo.) - Director
Currently President of Hinterland Metals Inc., a mineral exploration company trading on the TSXV, Mark Fekete has had a 24-year career in the mineral exploration business, including an extensive history in Northern Canadian exploration. Born and raised in the Yukon, Mark brings a unique local knowledge of the White Gold District to Taku. He is a registered Professional Geologist and a member of the company's technical committee.
Patricia Wilson - Director
Patricia graduated from St. Anne's College, Sanderstead in Surrey, UK. She has over 35 years working with public companies in accounting and compliance including the preparation of quarterly and year-end statements for audit. Since 1995, Patricia has been director of Kaitech Financial Corporation, a private company offering management and accounting services.