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Executive Management

Alan Stephens

President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

A graduate of the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, University of London, Mr. Stephens has over 39 years of international mining experience. He has lived and worked extensively in Chile, Mexico and Brazil. Before co-founding Coro, Mr. Stephens was Vice-President of Exploration for First Quantum Minerals Ltd., and he spent ten years with Cyprus Amax Minerals Company managing exploration teams in Latin America, Africa, Europe and Asia. He is a Fellow of the Society of Economic Geologists (US) and of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (UK). Mr. Stephens is also a qualified person for the purposes of NI 43-101.

Damian Towns

Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary

A graduate of the University of Otago in New Zealand (Bachelor of Commerce with Honors) and a Canadian Chartered Accountant, Mr. Towns has over twenty years' experience in accounting and finance, with over fifteen years focused on the mining industry. Prior to joining Coro, Mr. Towns was Controller of First Quantum Minerals Ltd. and also was Chief Financial Officer of Valley High Ventures Ltd. from March 2008 to March 2011, as well as an audit manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Canada. Mr. Towns has international mining and accounting experience in Africa, New Zealand, Latin America, and Canada.

Sergio L. Rivera

Vice President of Exploration

Mr. Rivera is a graduate of Universidad Católica del Norte (Masters in Economic Geology). His 32 years of experience in the exploration of base and precious metals is principally in the Andean Region of Chile, Argentina and Peru. For the past 17 years, and before joining Coro, Mr. Rivera was General Manager of Exploraciones Andinas S.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Codelco, the world's largest copper producer and where he played a prominent role in the discovery of several world-class ore deposits, which cumulative contain more than 35 million tonnes of copper.

Marcelo Cortes

Vice President of Development

Mr. Cortes is a graduate of Catholic University (Civil Engineering), and he holds an MBA from the University of Liverpool (Environmental Management) and a Master's degree from Catholic University (Engineering Sciences). His 20 years of experience in mining engineering include Project Engineer for Los Bronces, Minera Disputada of Las Condes, Hydraulic Discipline Lead for Minera Michilla S.A., Construction Lead for EPC Contract of the El Tesoro Mine and also Project Lead for El Tesoro expansion project.