|Dr. Tim Sun Ph. D.|
(Compensation Committee, Nominating Committee )
(Elected July 2011)
Dr. Sun holds a Ph.D. in mining engineering from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. He has extensive mining experience and holds several senior positions in the mining industry, including the Chief Representative and Country Manager for Ivanhoe Mines, at its OT-Copper-Gold project in Mongolia. Dr. Sun also served as the Chief Representative in China for Griffin Mining, a large lead-zinc operation based in Australia (AIM listed), and as Vice President (China) for Asian Minerals Corp. He currently serves as a director for China Gold Corp and Norton Gold Fields Limited.