People: McEwen Mining Inc (MUX)

MUX on New York Consolidated

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11 Jul 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Robert McEwen

63 2005 Independent Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Ian Ball

32 2013 President

Perry Ing

38 2009 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President

William Faust

62 2011 Chief Operating Officer

Nils Engelstad

35 2012 Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Andrew Elinesky

37 2012 Vice President - Argentina

Simon Quick

27 2012 Vice President - Projects

Craig Stanley

43 2013 Vice President - Corporate Development

Nathan Stubina

56 2014 Vice President - Technology

Allen Ambrose

57 2012 Independent Director

Michele Ashby

58 2005 Independent Director

Leanne Baker

61 2005 Independent Director

Richard Brissenden

69 2012 Independent Director

Donald Quick

62 2012 Independent Director

Michael Stein

63 2012 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Robert McEwen

Mr. Robert R. McEwen is an Independent Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of McEwen Mining Inc. Prior to acquisition of Minera Andes in January 2012, Mr. McEwen was also Executive Chairman, President, Chief Executive Officer (from June 2009) and Director (from August 2008) of that entity. Minera Andes was a gold and silver producer and copper exploration company with securities formerly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") and the OTC Bulletin Board. The company completed the acquisition of Minera Andes in January 2012. From 1994 to December 2010, Mr. McEwen also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lexam Explorations Inc. ("Lexam"). Lexam combined with VG Gold Corp. in 2011 and is now known as Lexam VG Gold Inc. ("Lexam VG"). Mr. McEwen is Non-executive Chairman of Lexam VG, which securities trade on the TSX. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Goldcorp Inc. from June 1986 until February 2005 and the Chairman of that company from 1986 to October 2005. Goldcorp is engaged in the business of exploring for and producing gold and other precious metals. The securities of Goldcorp are traded on the TSX and NYSE.

Ian Ball

Mr. Ian J. Ball is no longer a President of McEwen Mining Inc., effective July 15, 2014. He has been appointed to the position of President of the Company with effect from September 13, 2013. Effective August 1, 2008, Mr. Ball was appointed Vice President, Mexico. Prior to becoming a full-time employee and executive officer of company, Mr. Ball served as a consultant assisting with exploration and investor relations since July 2005. From April 2006 to December 31, 2010, Mr. Ball also served as Vice President, Corporate Development of Lexam. During that time, Mr. Ball also worked for McEwen Capital, the private investment vehicle of Robert R. McEwen, and was responsible for assisting with financing transactions and the management of various exploration programs for other entities in which Mr. McEwen had an interest. From April 2004 to July 2005, Mr. Ball worked at Goldcorp Inc. Mr. Ball received a diploma in Business Administration from Durham College in 2002 and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario in 2004.

Perry Ing

Mr. Perry Y. Ing, CPA., is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of McEwen Mining Inc. On March 3, 2008, Mr. Ing joined McEwen Mining as Vice President of Finance. Effective April 1, 2008, Mr. Ing began serving as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He was appointed Secretary in June 2008 and served in that capacity until August 2009. Simultaneous with his position with company, Mr. Ing served as the Chief Financial Officer of Minera Andes from April 2010 to January 2012. From June 2005 until December 31, 2010, Mr. Ing served as the Chief Financial Officer of Lexam. From November 2005 until February 2008, Mr. Ing was a financial consultant for Barrick Gold Corporation ("Barrick"). In that position, he provided transactional support services and served as project manager for valuations in connection with Barrick acquisitions. From December 2003 to September 2005, Mr. Ing served as the Corporate Controller for Goldcorp Inc. where he was responsible for financial reporting and the financial control environment of the company. From September 1997 to November 2003, he was a member of the assurance and business advisory services practice for PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP and was promoted to manager in July 2001. In those positions, he was responsible for supervising and executing audits with an industry focus on international mining companies. In 1997, Mr. Ing received a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto. Mr. Ing holds professional designations as a Chartered Accountant in Ontario (2000), Certified Public Accountant in the State of Illinois (2001), and Chartered Financial Analyst (2003).

William Faust

Mr. William A. Faust is Chief Operating Officer of McEwen Mining Inc. From April 2007 to June 2011, he served as the Chief Operating Officer/Senior Vice President—Operations, for Crystallex International Corporation, Inc. In that position, he was in charge of operations, project development and Venezuelan corporate staff where he directed gold mining operations at three open pit mines, one underground mine and a process plant in Venezuela. From May 2004 to March 2007, he served as Vice President—Operations for Nevada Pacific Gold Ltd., where he headed company operations and evaluation of mining prospects. Nevada Pacific Gold was acquired by McEwen Mining in 2007 and its Magistral Mine in Sinaloa State, Mexico is presently owned by the Company through its subsidiary. From March 2003 to April 2004, Mr. Faust was President—Mexico of Pan American Silver, Inc., where he headed an underground silver mine in Mexico and managed development of another open pit silver mine in Mexico. Mr. Faust is a Vietnam veteran, having served in the United States Navy and Navy Reserve, where he held a variety of positions over a 26-year career. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in New Mexico, and holds an MBA-Finance, Management from Western New Mexico University, a BS in Mining Engineering from New Mexico Tech and a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of New Mexico.

Nils Engelstad

Mr. Nils F. Engelstad is Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of McEwen Mining In. Effective August 5, 2009, Mr. Engelstad was appointed Corporate Secretary. He also served as Vice President of Corporate Affairs for Minera Andes, a position he held from September 2009 to January 2012. From September 2009 to December 2010, he also served as Vice President, Legal, and Corporate Secretary of Lexam and continues as the Corporate Secretary for Lexam VG Gold Inc. on a part-time basis in addition to his service with McEwen Mining. From June 2007 to July 2009, Mr. Engelstad was in private practice with the law firm Stikeman Elliott LLP in Toronto, Canada practicing corporate and securities law. Mr. Engelstad received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto in 2002, and Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree from the University of Windsor in 2007. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Andrew Elinesky

Mr. Andrew Elinesky is Vice President - Argentina of McEwen Mining Inc. He started with the Company as an Accounting Manager in April 2008 and served in that role until February 2010. Prior to joining the Company Mr. Elinesky worked as Accounting Manager at Safety Kleen in the UK. Mr. Elinesky left the Company in February 2010 to work for Minera Andes Inc. as a Controller, where he served from March 2010 to January 2012. Mr. Elinesky returned to the Company in January 2012, as Director - Projects Argentina when the Company acquired Minera Andes Inc. Mr. Elinesky served as Director - Projects Argentina from January 2012 to April 2012.

Simon Quick

Mr. Simon Quick is Vice President - Projects of McEwen Mining Inc. He is currently Director — Projects (Mexico), joined McEwen Mining in 2009 and as since been an integral part of the team that has taken the company’s El Gallo project in Mexico from a grassroots exploration effort into the advanced development and construction phase, with production expected in July 2012. Going forward he is expected to play a role in the Gold Bar permitting process.

Craig Stanley

Mr. Craig P. Stanley has been appointed as Vice President - Corporate Development of McEwen Mining Inc., effective September 9, 2013. Mr. Stanley was appointed Vice President, Corporate Development. Prior to joining the Company in 2013, Mr. Stanley was the Vice President at Stifel Nicolaus Canada (from January 2011—September 2013) where he acted as a sell-side analyst focused on companies involved in the exploration, development and mining of precious metals resources. His buy-side experience includes Vice President, Research at Pinetree Capital Ltd. (from January 2009—December 2010), a publicly-traded fund with over $450 million in assets focused on small cap mining companies. Mr. Stanley was also the sole mining analyst at a firm with over $1 billion in mining investments in actively managed mutual funds, exchange-traded closed-end funds and flow-through limited partnerships. Mr. Stanley holds a Master of Science in Geology from the University of Western Ontario.

Nathan Stubina

Dr. Nathan Stubina is Vice President - Technology of McEwen Mining Inc. Effective March 4, 2014, Dr. Stubina was appointed Vice President, Technology of the Company. Dr. Stubina was previously employed as the Precious and Base Metals Analyst at Byron Capital Markets where he was responsible for leading research initiatives in the mining sector (2013-2014). Prior to his employment at Byron Capital Markets, Dr. Stubina was the Senior Manager—Barrick Technology Centre at Barrick Gold Corporation (2005-2013). Dr. Stubina has a Ph.D. in Metallurgy and Materials Science from the University of Toronto as well as a Master of Engineering and a Bachelor of Engineering from McGill University. Dr. Stubina has nearly thirty years of experience in the mining industry.

Allen Ambrose

Mr. Allen V. Ambrose is an Independent Director of McEwen Mining Inc. Mr. Ambrose has nearly three decades of experience in the mining industry, including work with large companies as well as junior exploration companies. He was a director of Minera Andes from November 1995 until its combination with McEwen Mining in January 2012. Mr. Ambrose also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Minera Andes from 1995 until June 2008. Mr. Ambrose has extensive experience in all phases of exploration, project evaluation and project management, and has worked as a geologic consultant in the U.S., Venezuela, and Argentina. As a consultant, he was a co-discoverer of a Venezuelan auriferous massive sulfide deposit acquired by Gold Reserve Corporation, and known generally as the Brisas deposit. He formerly was employed as exploration manager for N.A. Degerstrom Inc., a U.S. contract mining company, and has worked as a geologist for Cyprus Minerals, Kidd Creek Mines, Molycorp, Boise Cascade and Dennison Mines. He holds a BS in Geology from Eastern Washington University.

Michele Ashby

Ms. Michele L. Ashby is an Independent Director of McEwen Mining Inc. Ms. Ashby is the President of Ashby Investments LLC, a financial advisory firm, a position that she has occupied since June 2013. She is also the former Chief Executive Officer and founder of MiNE, LLC, a Colorado limited liability company which acts as an intermediary for natural resources and energy companies to the investment community. She occupied that position from July 2005 to September 2013. From January 1988 to July 2005, she was the Chief Executive Officer and founder of Denver Gold Group Inc., a Colorado not-for-profit corporation organized and operated as a trade association for the mining industry. In that capacity, she developed, marketed and organized annual conferences for participants in the industry and the investment community. From November 1983 to December 1995, she was a stockbroker and mining analyst with a regional investment banking firm located in Denver, Colorado. Ms. Ashby graduated magna cum laude with a degree in finance from Regis University.

Leanne Baker

Dr. Leanne M. Baker, Ph.D., is an Independent Director of McEwen Mining Inc. Dr. Baker is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Sutter Gold Mining Inc., a corporation with securities traded on the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSX-V") and the OTCQX, a position she occupied from November 2, 2011 to July 1, 2013. Dr. Baker continues to serve as a director of Sutter Gold Mining Inc. From January 2002 to October 2011, she was Managing Director of Investor Resources LLC, consulting for the mining and financial services industries. Prior to that, she was an equity research analyst and Managing Director with Salomon Smith Barney from 1990 to 2001, where she helped build a research and investment banking franchise in the metals and mining sectors. She is a director of Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd., a company with securities traded on the TSX and NYSE; Reunion Gold Corporation, formerly known as New Sleeper Gold Corporation, with securities traded on the TSX-V. Dr. Baker has a Master of Science degree and a Ph.D. in mineral economics from the Colorado School of Mines.

Richard Brissenden

Mr. Richard W. Brissenden is an Independent Director of McEwen Mining Inc. Mr. Brissenden is a Chartered Professional Accountant (Ontario) and a graduate from the Director's Education Program of the Institute of Corporate Directors with an ICD.D designation, with more than 30 years of experience in the mining and exploration sector. Mr. Brissenden is the President and a director of Regal Consolidated Ventures Limited, a mineral exploration company (since 1996). He serves as a director for several mining companies, including Corona Gold Corporation (since November 1996), Ryan Gold Corp (since October 2002), Lexam VG Gold Inc. (since January 2011), Minaurum Gold Inc. (since August 2010), Focused Capital Corp. (since 2010), Banro Corporation (since 2013), and PC Gold Inc. (since 2013). He has previously served as a board member and executive of numerous companies in the mining and mineral exploration sector.

Donald Quick

Dr. Donald R.M Quick is an Independent Director of McEwen Mining Inc. Dr. Quick served as a director of CSA Management from 1996 until 2000; at which time it merged with Goldcorp Inc. Between 2000 and 2006, Dr. Quick was also a member of the board of directors for Goldcorp Inc. Dr. Quick was a member of the board of directors of Minera Andes, from 2008, until it merged with US Gold Corporation, in 2012, to become McEwen Mining. Dr. Quick is a member of the board of directors for Jourdan Resources Inc., a Canadian junior phosphate exploration company with securities trading on the TSX-V. Prior to 2003, Dr. Quick was in private practice as a chiropractor.

Michael Stein

Mr. Michael L. Stein is an Independent Director of McEwen Mining Inc. Mr. Stein has been chairman and chief executive officer of MPI Group Inc., a real estate development and investment company, since 1994. He has also held the position of chairman and chief executive officer of the real estate investment and development company, MICC Properties Inc. since 1987. Between 1978 and 1987, Mr. Stein held progressively senior positions with The Mortgage Insurance Company of Canada, ultimately holding the position of Executive Vice-President responsible for operations. He is a founder and current chairman of the Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (CAPREIT), Canada's first TSX listed apartment REIT. In 2012, Mr. Stein was appointed to the Board of Directors of City Financial Investment Company Limited, a United Kingdom asset management company regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and registered as an Investment Adviser firm with the SEC. In December 2013 he was appointed to the Board of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ/TSX). Between 2000 and 2006, Mr. Stein was a member of the board of directors of Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE/TSX). Mr. Stein holds an engineering degree from the Israel Institute of Technology and an MBA in Finance and International business from Columbia University in New York.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Robert McEwen

773,662

Ian Ball

526,069

Perry Ing

377,526

William Faust

471,996

Nils Engelstad

250,057

Andrew Elinesky

243,533

Simon Quick

222,098

Craig Stanley

126,900

Nathan Stubina

--

Allen Ambrose

--

Michele Ashby

--

Leanne Baker

--

Richard Brissenden

--

Donald Quick

--

Michael Stein

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

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