People: Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd (WDO.TO)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Barry Smith

2013 Chairman of the Board

Rowland Uloth

2013 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Brian Ma

2012 Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary

Philip Ng

2013 Chief Operating Officer

Andre Roy

2011 Vice President - Operations

Lindsay Dunlop

2014 Vice President - Investor Relations

Benoit Laplante

2014 Vice President - Corporate Development

George Mannard

2003 Vice President - Exploration

Joseph Hamilton

2013 Director

Rostislav Raykov

2013 Independent Director

Hemdat Sawh

2009 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Barry Smith

Mr. Barry G. Smith is Chairman of the Board of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. He served as a Director of Western Québec Mines Inc. from 1991 and President & CEO from 2001 until Western Québec merged with Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. in 2007. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto and an MBA from York University. Barry is a retired pilot from Air Canada.

Rowland Uloth

Mr. Rowland Uloth has been appointed as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd., with effect from August 26, 2013. Mr. Uloth previously served as President of the Company from May 2007 to 2009, and was a director from 1999 to 2009, serving as Chairman from 2006. His philosophy of hard work and a keen entrepreneurial spirit grew the organization year after year. In 2006, he was a finalist for the prestigious Ernst & Young, Entrepreneur of the Year award. As Chairman of River Gold Mines Ltd., He was instrumental in the business combination of River Gold Mines Ltd. and Wesdome Gold Mines Inc. As President of Wesdome, he is now pursuing a strategy of increased market transparency through the potential business combination with Western Quebec Mines Inc.

Brian Ma

Mr. Brian Ma, MAcc., CA, is Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. Mr. Ma is currently Corporate Controller at Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. Prior to joining Wesdome, Mr. Ma held various positions with Deloitte. Mr. Ma is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Masters degree in accounting from the University of Waterloo.

Philip Ng

Mr. Philip Ng, P.Eng. has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd., with effect from July 15, 2013. Mr. Ng is a Professional Engineer in Ontario who has worked in the mining industry for over 20 years. Mr. Ng worked previously as Chief Operating Officer for Queenston Mining Inc., a Canadian exploration and development company, as well as Senior Vice-President of Mining Operations for Claude Resources Inc., a Saskatchewan based narrow vein gold producer. Mr. Ng also worked previously with mining companies, including INCO as Chief Mining Engineer at the Coleman McCreedy East Mine in Sudbury, and was also employed by Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting as Rock Mechanic Specialist/Mine Planner and Mining Engineer. Mr. Ng holds a B.Eng. and an M.Eng. in Mining Engineering from McGill University in Montreal.

Andre Roy

Lindsay Dunlop

Ms. Lindsay Carpenter Dunlop is Vice President - Investor Relations of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. Ms. Dunlop has 10 years of experience in investor relations and corporate communications for publicly traded mining companies. Beginning her career at one of Canada's longest-established investor relations firms, she was responsible for the management and execution of investor relations programs for several Canadian junior mining, and oil and gas companies. Most recently, Ms. Dunlop held the position of director of investor relations at Kirkland Lake Gold Inc., where she was responsible for the development of the company's external and internal corporate communications, marketing, and investor relations initiatives over the last five years. During her tenure at Kirkland Lake, Ms. Dunlop saw the company transition from a junior to an intermediate gold producer, and was responsible for all aspects of stakeholder communication of this evolution.

Benoit Laplante

Mr. Benoit Laplante has been appointed as Vice President - Corporate Development of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd., with effect from 14 February 2014. Mr. Laplante brings over 25 years experience in Ontario and Quebec mining operations for senior, intermediate and junior producers. He is familiar with the potential of our assets and mining operations teams having previously worked for the Company in progressively senior roles during the period 2004 - 2010. Mr. Laplante is a graduate of l'École Polytechnique de Montréal having graduated with a B.Sc. and MSc.A. in mining engineering in 1982 and 1984, respectively. He is a member of the Professional Engineers Ontario and l'Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec.

George Mannard

Mr. George N. Mannard is Vice President - Exploration of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. He is licensed geoscientist in the Province of Ontario and President of Moss Lake Gold Mines Ltd.

Joseph Hamilton

Mr. Joseph Andrew Hamilton is Director of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. He is a Professional Geologist with over 14 years of mineral exploration experience in addition to over 7 years as a mining analyst in the investment industry and 3 years experience in mining development. He is currently the President of Pickax International Corporation (a private consulting company), the Chairman of Unigold Inc., CEO and a Director of Malbex Resources and a Managing Director of Primary Capital. He previously has held senior management positions with Noront Resources and African Copper Plc. In addition to being a P.Geo. in Ontario, Joe is a Chartered Financial Analyst, a member of the CFA Institute and a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Rostislav Raykov

Mr. Rostislav C. Raykov is Independent Director of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. He has served as a director of Adherex Technologies and Chief Executive Officer since July 2009. He is a General Partner at DCML, a private investment partnership. Prior to DCML, he was a co-founder and portfolio manager for Alchem Investment Partners, an event driven hedge fund. Rosty also worked as a portfolio manager for Purchase Associates, an event driven hedge fund owned by John Levin & Co. He began his career as a financial analyst in the natural resources group at Bear Stearns. Rosty graduated from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration.

Hemdat Sawh

Mr. Hemdat Sawh, CA, is Independent Director of Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. He is a Chartered Accountant, and holds an MBA degree in accounting from York University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Concordia University and a graduate diploma in Geology from McGill University. Hemdat has over 17 years of accounting and auditing experience at Grant Thornton LLP, culminating in the position of principal, where he acted as lead supervisor for auditing teams of businesses with a concentration in publicly listed mining companies. Hemdat also served as chief financial officer for Goldbelt Resources Ltd. and Crystallex International Corporation, both TSX listed gold mining companies.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Barry Smith

--

Rowland Uloth

118,554

Brian Ma

125,810

Philip Ng

178,054

Andre Roy

227,451

Lindsay Dunlop

--

Benoit Laplante

64,606

George Mannard

211,680

Joseph Hamilton

--

Rostislav Raykov

--

Hemdat Sawh

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

Options Compensation

Name Options Value

Barry Smith

0 0

Rowland Uloth

169,500 0

Brian Ma

0 0

Philip Ng

0 0

Andre Roy

0 0

Lindsay Dunlop

0 0

Benoit Laplante

207,250 141,423

George Mannard

239,000 0

Joseph Hamilton

0 0

Rostislav Raykov

0 0

Hemdat Sawh

0 0
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