Drilling

Rodney Antal

Rodney P. Antal

B.Bus, Accountancy, CPA
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Mr. Antal has held the position of Chief Executive Officer since August 13, 2013 and previously served as the Corporation’s Chief Financial Officer from May 21, 2012. Mr. Antal has over 20 years of international mining experience across a number of metal commodities in both corporate and operating businesses. Prior to his position with Alacer Gold, Mr. Antal held various senior management positions within the Rio Tinto Group, most recently including Chief Financial Officer of Rio Tinto Minerals and Global Head of Shared Services.

Stewart Beckman

Stewart Beckman

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Beckman joined Alacer Gold in June 2016. He has more than 20 years of experience in the mining and minerals processing industry. Previously, Mr. Beckman spent 19 years with Rio Tinto working across a number of product groups in senior leadership, minerals processing, mining operations and project development roles. Most recent roles were Global Lead for Group Working Capital Reduction and Senior Vice President Operations and Technical Development for Turquoise Hill Resources and Director Oyu Tolgoi Expansion. Prior to joining Rio Tinto, he spent seven years in a variety of operational roles at Placer Dome.

Roy Kim

Roy Kim

MBA, P.Eng., B.Sc., Applied Science
Vice President Corporate Development and Investor Relations

Mr. Kim joined Alacer Gold in November 2010. Mr. Kim has over 15 years’ experience in the mining industry, with a focus on gold. Mr. Kim has held both corporate and operating level positions, including investment banking roles. Prior to Mr. Kim’s position with the Corporation, he was Vice President Business Development with Gold Fields.

Mark E. Murchison

Mark E. Murchison

B.Bus, Accounting and Finance, CA
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Murchison has held the position of Chief Financial Officer at Alacer Gold since August 2013 and previously served as the Corporation’s Senior Vice President – Finance. Prior to joining the Corporation, Mr. Murchison held multiple management positions within the Rio Tinto Group over a 12 year period, including the position of General Manager Financial Controller Iron Ore, Chief Financial Officer of Rio Tinto’s Global Exploration Group and various positions globally within Rio Tinto’s Tax Department.

Michael J. Sparks

Michael J. Sparks

J.D., B.S. Business – HR Management
Vice President General Counsel & Secretary

Mr. Sparks joined Alacer Gold in December 2012. Mr. Sparks has both domestic and international legal experience in corporate governance and securities, transactional and commercial contracts, and employment law. Prior to joining the Corporation, Mr. Sparks was an associate with King & Spalding LLP in Houston, Texas and subsequently at Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP in Denver, Colorado where he represented both private and public companies.