Paul Gorman, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Paul Gorman is a resource based corporate specialist with over 20 years of experience in junior mining finance, taking companies public, assessing asset viability and operating growth-emerging public companies. For the last 12 years, Paul has been the President and Managing Partner of Riverbank Capital Inc., a Merchant Bank working with small-cap companies to assist them in financing, property development and initiating well-defined marketing programs.
Paul’s responsibilities have also included raising capital totaling in excess of $85 million as well as promoting the companies to the investment community and writing strategic plans for business growth. Mr. Gorman currently is a director of several companies and has held directorship positions with publicly listed corporations as well as holding senior management positions with Canadian and US based firms providing expertise in the areas of capital raising, corporate governance and strategic initiatives.
Mr. Gorman was instrumental in revitalizing the junior graphite space in North America in 2008 by funding Industrial Minerals Inc, which became Northern Graphite (TSX-V: NGC) and assisting four other graphite companies in an advisory role. Paul founded Mega Graphite Inc. in 2009 and was the CEO of Yukon Gold Inc, Southampton Ventures Inc. and Exploration Syndicate Inc.