Mr. Jones is a mining executive and Professional Engineer with 40 years of experience in senior operational and project positions at coal, gold, base metal and potash mines. In December 2013, Mr. Jones was appointed as the Executive Vice President of Century Iron Mines Corporation. He is also a Chairman of Augyva Mining Resources and director of Victory Nickel Inc. Previously, he was CEO of Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co., Limited (HBMS) for Anglo American, President and CEO of HudBay Minerals and Chairman and CEO of Adanac Molybdenum. Mr. Jones is an advocate of corporate governance and graduated from the Camborne School of Mines, UK and the Banff School of Advanced Management.