Mr. Tiver holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Mining, from South Australian University along with an MBA from Curtin University in Western Australia. He has 24 years of broad international experience in operating and consulting roles ranging from exploration stage to large scale operating mines in a variety of commodities. Most recently as the Chief Engineer of Copper Mountain Mining Corporation, he was a key member of the management team responsible for bringing the Copper Mountain Project, located near Princeton, British Columbia, back into production. Prior to Copper Mountain, he was with bcMetals Corp. as its Chief Mining Engineer. bcMetals advanced the Red Chris copper/gold porphyry project to a pre-development/financing stage at which time that company was taken over by Imperial Metals Corp.