has 30 years experience in the public market. In 1991 he founded one of the first Internet companies in Vancouver, Internet Direct, which was sold to Bell, in 1995. In 1998 was a founding member of Western Canadian coal, which Walters Energy brought in 2010 for $2.2billion. In 2011 him and his group of investors funded Richfield Ventures, which acquired the Black Water gold deposit in central BC and that property was sold to New Gold for $550m, in 2012.
In 2003, he started Gold Reach resources ltd. where he has raised more than $25m for exploration.