President, CEO & Director
Mr. Beck has more than 15 years of international project management and corporate development experience in the mining industry. He was recently appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Filo Mining after serving as the President of the company since 2019. Prior to that, Mr. Beck served as Vice President, Corporate Development and Projects of Filo Mining and Josemaria Resources Inc. (formerly NGEx Resources Inc.). Before joining Filo Mining, Mr. Beck worked in corporate development with Lundin Mining, with a focus on project development, corporate strategy, acquisitions, divestments, and joint ventures. Mr. Beck joined the Lundin Group of Companies in 2009 and has worked with many of the mining companies in the group. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the province of Ontario, holds a Bachelor of Applied Science from Queen's University and an MBA from the University of British Columbia.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Yip received his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPA, CA). After three years at Ernst & Young LLP (Vancouver), Mr. Yip served as the Corporate Controller of Rusoro Mining Ltd., a junior gold producer with operations in Venezuela, and for RB Energy Inc., a TSX-listed iodine producer with assets in Chile and Canada. Mr. Yip also currently serves as the CFO of NGEx Minerals Ltd. another Lundin Group company listed on TSX Venture Exchange.
Vice President Exploration
Mr. Carmichael joined the Company from the UK office of Lundin Mining Corporation, where he was General Manager, Resource Exploration with oversight of all near-mine and resource definition exploration activities. Prior to joining Lundin Mining, Mr. Carmichael acted as Vice President, Exploration for EuroZinc Mining Corporation and held executive positions and directorships for several other Canadian exploration companies operating internationally. He has also been a director and first Vice President of the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC) and sat on the technical committee for Geoscience BC. Mr. Carmichael currently also serves as the Vice President Exploration of NGEx Minerals LTD.
Mr. Carmichael is a registered Professional Engineer in the province of British Columbia, holds a Bachelor of Applied Science degree from the University of British Columbia and has 29 years of experience in public company management and international mineral exploration.
Diego Charchaflie, P. GEO
South American General Manager
Mr. Charchaflie joined the Lundin Group as a Junior Geologist in South America in 1993. He was a member of the team that discovered the Veladero gold deposit in Argentina and participated on the exploration of Josemaria and Filo del Sol, Argentina, and Los Helados, Chile. Mr. Charchaflie now serves as South America General Manager for Filo Mining. He has a Licentiate in Geological Sciences from Buenos Aires University, and an MBA from CEMA University, Buenos Aires and a M.Sc. Degree from the University of British Columbia.
He was also part of the exploration team that discovered the Navidad silver project, and collaborated on several grass root exploration ventures including precious and base metals as well as uranium mineralization.
Ms. Nowak has over 25 years of experience in the legal aspect of the securities' industry, over ten of those years specifically with public companies in the mining industry. Before joining Filo Mining Corp., Ms. Nowak was Corporate Secretary for numerous other companies listed on both the TSX and TSX Venture Exchange, including Kaminak Gold Corporation, International Northair Mines Ltd., New Dimension Resources Ltd., Troon Ventures Ltd., Capstone Mining Corp. and Stornoway Diamond Corporation. Ms. Nowak currently also serves as Corporate Secretary for North Arrow Minerals Inc. and Strongbow Exploration Inc. and also concurrently serves as the Corporate Secretary of NGEx Minerals Ltd., another Lundin Group company.