People: NovaGold Resources Inc (NG.TO)
Van Nieuwenhuyse, Rick
Mr. Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse is Independent Director of NovaGold Resources Inc. Mr. Van Nieuwenhuyse joined the Company as President and Chief Operating Officer in January 1998 and was appointed as Chief Executive Officer in May 1999. He resigned as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company in January of 2012 in order to assume his current role of President and Chief Executive Officer of Trilogy Metals Inc. Mr. Van Nieuwenhuyse has more than 30 years of experience in the natural resource sector including as Vice President of Exploration for Placer Dome Inc. In addition to his international exploration perspective, Mr. Van Nieuwenhuyse brings years of working experience in and knowledge of Alaska to the Company. Mr. Van Nieuwenhuyse has managed projects from grassroots discovery through to advanced feasibility studies, production and mine closure. Mr. Van Nieuwenhuyse holds a Candidature degree in Science from the Université de Louvain, Belgium, and a Masters’ of Science degree in geology from the University of Arizona.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||35,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CAD||17,500|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||128,032|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||180,532|