Team of Sirios


Dominique Doucet, P. Eng.

President, CEO and director

Dominique Doucet has been active in the mineral exploration industry since the mid-seventies; he graduated in 1982 from the École Polytechnique de Montréal in geological engineering with a specialization in mineral exploration. He is the founding-president of Sirios, since 1994 and is also the founder of Khalkos Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: KAS). He was a co-founder, Vice-President and Director of Dios Exploration Inc. from 2001 to 2011.

From 1987 to 1994, he was president and founder of William Resources Inc., (MSE, 1990 – 1994). From 1994 to 1996, he became successively Vice-President, Secretary and Director of William (TSX). From 1982-1987, he was involved in the mineral exploration industry as a consulting engineer. Mr. Doucet is a member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec, Quebec Mineral Exploration Association, Prospector and Developers Association of Canada and Society of Economic Geologists. Mr. Doucet, and his team were awarded the Discovery of the Year Award in 2001 and 2016 by the Québec Mineral Exploration Association.


Frédéric Sahyouni, B.Comm.

Chief Financial Officer and secretary

Frédéric Sahyouni holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the John Molson School of Business of Concordia University in Montreal. He’s been an integral part of the Sirios team for over ten years, managing the company’s finances, investor communications and marketing. Mr. Sahyouni has been Chief Financial Officer of the company since 2011 and held the same position at Sirios’ gold-copper spin-off Khalkos Exploration Inc. for four years. He was a director of Sirios from 2011 to 2014. He has worked as a business consultant for different companies both in the mining and music industry.


Gilles Dupuis

Director, Chairman of the Board

Gilles Dupuis is an investigator at the Illegal Practice Surveillance Service of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec since November 2001.

After completing his police technical studies, he was employed, from 1968 to 2000, with the Montreal City Police Service, first as policeman and later as an investigator. Mr. Dupuis has been an active private investor mainly in natural resources companies since 1999.


Luc Cloutier

Director, Audit Committee President

Luc Cloutier holds an Accounting Diploma from the Timmins Business College. From 2001 to 2011, he was Chairman of Caisse Desjardins D’Amos, where he acted as director during the previous ten years.

From 1975 to 1998, he was President & CEO of Trudel & Frères, a safety products and equipment distributor company. Since 1998, he has been President of his own private management company.


Guy Chevrette

Director

Mr. Chevrette first worked as an unionist where he made his mark as a key member of the Cliche Commission  in 1974. He became a member of the National Assembly of Quebec in 1976, a position which he held until 2002. During this period, he served as Minister of Natural Resources, Minister responsible for Aboriginal Affairs, Minister responsible for Regional Development, Minister of Transport and Minister responsible for Wildlife and Parks.

He also served as  Minister of Social Affairs, Health and Social Services, State for Regional Development and Municipal Affairs. In 2002, he was appointed Special Representative of the Prime Minister on the issue of the territorial agreement with the Innu of the North Shore. In 2004, he then became the President of the Association des centres locaux de développement du Québec (ACLDQ) and later in 2005, he became CEO of the Québec Forest Industry Council, until the end of 2010.


Michel F. Bouchard

Director

For more than 30 years, Mr. Bouchard has been involved in the mining industry in financing, exploration, development and production aspects. Mr Bouchard’s arrival brings to Sirios a vast experience of the sector. He has been a Director and a Senior Executive for several publicly traded companies in the mining sector.

He was recently President and CEO of Clifton Star Resources Inc., which was acquired by First Mining Finance Corp., for which he is now a Director. He holds a B.Sc. and a M.Sc. in Geology, as well as a MBA. Mr. Bouchard was responsible for the co-discovery of the Bouchard-Hébert mine, in northwest Quebec. He occupied senior executive positions for Aiguebelle Resources Inc., Audrey Resources Inc., Lyon Lake Mines Ltd., SOQUEM, McWatters Mines Inc., Cadiscor Resources Inc, NAP Quebec Mines Ltd., and North American Palladium Ltd.


Dominique Doucet, P. Eng.

President, CEO and director

Dominique Doucet has been active in the mineral exploration industry since the mid-seventies; he graduated in 1982 from the École Polytechnique de Montréal in geological engineering with a specialization in mineral exploration. He is the founding-president of Sirios, since 1994 and is also the founder of Khalkos Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: KAS). He was a co-founder, Vice-President and Director of Dios Exploration Inc. from 2001 to 2011.

From 1987 to 1994, he was president and founder of William Resources Inc., (MSE, 1990 – 1994). From 1994 to 1996, he became successively Vice-President, Secretary and Director of William (TSX). From 1982-1987, he was involved in the mineral exploration industry as a consulting engineer. Mr. Doucet is a member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec, Quebec Mineral Exploration Association, Prospector and Developers Association of Canada and Society of Economic Geologists. Mr. Doucet, and his team were awarded the Discovery of the Year Award in 2001 and 2016 by the Québec Mineral Exploration Association.


Roger Doucet, B.Sc.

Technical advisor

Roger Doucet holds a bachelor’s degree of Geology from University of Ottawa. He held management positions from 1989 to 2001 in several companies, including Inca Drilling Inc. S.A Peru, Ancash Mining, Dynacor Mines Inc. and Morrison Minerals Ltd.

From 1975 to 1988, he was Director of Exploration for Minerals Lac Ltd.; during this period, he was at the origin of Bousquet 1 gold mine discovery and, also, greatly involved in the Doyon gold mine discovery. From 2003-2005, he held the position of Senior Exploration Geologist at Casa Berardi Mine in Abitibi. From 2005-2011, he was Director of Exploration for Agnico Eagle in Mexico, helping to bring the Pinos Altos mine into production. He is retired since 2012 and lives in Peru. In 1978, he was named Prospector of the Year by the Quebec Mineral Prospectors Association. He was President of the Quebec Mineral Prospectors Association from 1982-1983.


Louis Martin, P. Geo

Technical advisor

Louis Martin, an independent geological consultant, has over 30 years of experience with major, mid-tier, and junior mining companies. He has made significant contributions to the discovery of several gold and base metal deposits during his career. His exploration and mine development experience were acquired in Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia.

Mr. Martin was part of the exploration teams that were awarded the Discovery of the Year by the AEMQ (Quebec Mineral Exploration Association) for the West Ansil Deposit (2005) and the Louvicourt Deposit (1989).  He also partook in the definition and underground development of the Norlartic, Kierens and Gold Hawk gold mines in the Val-d’Or region.

Nicole Gauthier, M.Sc, geologist

Exploration Manager

Mrs. Gauthier has over two decades of experience in the mineral exploration sector. Prior to joining Sirios, she held the position of senior geologist with IAMGOLD Corporation in Val d’Or, where she managed and supervised projects as well as exploration teams. Mrs. Gauthier’s previous geological experience also include SOQUEM Inc., based in Quebec City. She holds a Master’s degree from University of Montreal and a five-year Doctoral study at University of Laval.

Alexandra Blanchette,

Geologist in Training

B.S Geology 2015

 

Daniel Boudreau,

P. Geo

B.S Earth and Atmospheric Sciences 2012

Guillaume Doucet,

Geologist in Training

B.S Geology 2015

Roger Moar,

P. Geo

B.S Geology 1993

Vincent Raymond,

Geologist in Training

B.S Geology 2015

Nathalie Schnitzler,

M. Sc, Junior Eng.

Geology Engineer Bachelor degree in 2012

Jordi Turcotte,

M. Sc, P. Geo

B.S Geology 2009

M.Sc Earth Science 2012

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