Benjamin Guenther

Benjamin Guenther


Mr. Guenther was appointed as a Director of the Corporation on November 7, 2017. He is a Mining Engineer with a wide range of management, executive, consulting, and board experience and has over 40 years of experience in the global mining industry. Mr. Guenther worked for AngloGold Ashanti in management and executive positions before starting Platoro Mine Consulting LLC working as a consultant. Mr. Guenther’s prior board experience includes International Tower Hill Mines Ltd, Trans-Siberian Gold, Zoloto Taiga, and Semos. He served on the board of the National Mining Association and as Chairman of the Nevada Mining Association.  He was also the Interim CEO for Jaguar Mining Inc. in 2018-19. Mr. Guenther graduated from the Colorado School of Mines.