Mr. John Sullivan, B.Sc., P.Geo. has over 40 years of experience as a senior economic geologist managing precious and base metal exploration projects at all stages of development. Mr. Sullivan is a Director of CTEC.
He has directed major exploration programs, managed field offices and evaluated projects in Canada, Europe, Africa and Latin America. He has also worked as a mine geologist and helped to successfully bring a new mine in Manitoba into production. Mr. Sullivan was most recently VP Exploration of Excellon Resources Inc. (2007 – 2016), where he led the exploration team in Mexico which successfully tripled the mineral resource of the high-grade Ag, Pb, Zn Platosa. While with Excellon he was also a key player in the evaluation and successful acquisition of two junior companies.
Mr. Sullivan previously led teams which discovered five small Cu, Zn VMS zones in Canada and a Zn deposit in Ireland. Mr. Sullivan’s experience has been gained largely in North America, however, he spent five years living and working offshore, four of which were spent evaluating new advanced opportunities, including large producing assets, as leader of a small team operating throughout Europe, Turkey, Iran and northern Africa. He also spent a year in Chile managing an advanced Au, Cu porphyry project through a preliminary economic evaluation.
He has worked for Hudson Bay Mining, Noranda, Watts, Griffis and McOuat, and Excellon. Mr. Sullivan holds a B.Sc. from Queen’s University.