Julio Carvalho

Julio brings over 40 years of experience in the Brazilian mineral resource sector. In addition to his involvement with Rio Verde, Julio is the President and Director of Rio Novo Gold Inc. Previously, Julio was President and Chief Executive Officer, and a Board Member, of Peak Gold Limited (now New Gold Inc.), and the Executive Vice President of South and Central America for Goldcorp Inc. Previously, he held the title of President of Mineração Onça Puma Ltda., the Brazilian subsidiary of Canico Resource Corp., and of Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of Rio Tinto Brazil, where he worked for more than 33 years. Julio is a Chartered Accountant and holds an MBA (Queen's University).

 

Mr. Juvenal Mesquita Filho served as the President at Minerao Santa Elina S/A, in Brazil and Santa Elina Mines Corporation. Mr. Mesquita Filhoserved as Strategic Advisor of Aura Gold Inc. He has been a Director of Santa Elina Mining Corporation since September 1994; Cascadero Copper Corp. since November 2008; and Yamana Gold, Inc. since July 31, 2003. He served as a Director of Santa Elina Mines Corporation since September 1994. He served as a Director of Vaaldiam Resources ...