Chairman of the Board of Directors
Higher education in the field of geology of ore deposits and economic geology of the Moscow State University, Faculty of Geology. He has over 30 years of professional experience in the Russian mining industry. Worked on a number of mineral projects in Siberia, Transbaikalia, Chukotka and the Russian Far East, covering a wide range of Russian ore deposits. Planned, supervised and managed field programs from regional studies to major exploration programs.
He has significant experience in expert activities and consulting, including the development and management of databases on the results of geological exploration, 3-D modeling of deposits and assessment of resources and reserves, assessment and due diligence of mining and exploration projects.
For about 10 years he taught at the Faculty of Geology of Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Managed the representative office in Russia and the CIS of a large international consulting company CSA Global.
Certified expert of NAEN (National Association for Subsoil Expertise), member of AIG, SEG, OERN (Russian Society of Experts on Subsoil Use). Competent person. For the last 7 years, Igor has been a member of the Executive Committee and Executive Director of OERN. For more than 15 years, he has been organizing and holding the Mining and Geological Business Forum MINGEO Siberia. He is a member of the Committee on Precious Metals and Precious Stones of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, a member of the International Committee for Reporting Standards on Resources and Mineral Reserves - CRIRSCO. He has the badges of honor of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of Russia - "Excellent worker in exploration of subsoil" and "Honorary scout of subsoil".