Mr. Abraham Jonker has more than 20 years of extensive management, accounting and corporate finance experience across 5 continents, mostly in the mining industry. Mr. Jonker currently serves as the Lead Independent Director of the Board of Directors of Mandalay Resources Corp (MND: TSX). Mr. Jonker is also a member of the Board of Directors of Golden Reign Resources. Previously he was the Chief Financial Officer of Western Coal Corp at the time of its take-over by Walter Energy for $3.3 billion. He is a registered Chartered Accountant in British Columbia, (Canada), England and Wales as well as South Africa. He is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in the United Kingdom and holds a Masters degree in South African and International Tax from the Rand Afrikaans University.