Chief Executive Officer
Ms. MacGibbon is a CPA, CA with over 25 years’ experience in the mining sector and capital markets, as a result of her previous employment as a global mining institutional salesperson with RBC Capital Markets and in base metals research as a mining associate with BMO Capital Markets. Ms. MacGibbon’s experience in accounting matters includes her previous roles as a Manager at Deloitte LLP and as a cost analyst with Inco Limited. Ms. MacGibbon joined INV Metals in March 2008. Ms. MacGibbon is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario and Sir Wilfred Laurier University.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Canario is a CPA, CA with over 10 years of experience in the mining industry. Prior to joining INV Metals in 2011, Mr. Canario worked as a senior associate with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP where he provided audit services to mining and manufacturing clients. Kevin holds a B. Com. (Hons) from McMaster University.
Project Manager, Loma Larga
(Mr. Proudfoot is on secondment to INV Metals from Torex Gold.)
Mr. Proudfoot, P. Eng, is a highly skilled mining engineer with over 25 years’ experience in the hard rock mining industry. Mr. Proudfoot has expertise in mine design (concept through to operation), mine infrastructure, and leadership. Mr. Proudfoot joined Torex Gold in March of 2010 and is currently Vice-President, Engineering. During his tenure with Torex he was responsible for the preparation of the Feasibility Study for the El Limon Guajes Project, as well as completing a PEA for the Media Luna deposit. Prior to Torex, Mr. Proudfoot spent 22 years with Falconbridge/Xstrata Nickel, Sudbury Operations. During his tenure there, he held various positions of increasing authority; his final role was Engineering Superintendent for Sudbury Operations.
Mr. Vinas joined INV Metals in December 2007. He has extensive experience in auditing and financial reporting. Prior to joining INV Metals, Mr. Vinas was with Kleiman Consulting Group Ltd. Canada, KPMG Mexico S.C., SANLUIS Corporacion SA, and Grupo Horus SA, Mexico. Mr. Vinas holds a Bachelor of Accounting from Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico City).