Jean-Marc Lulin, Ph.D., P.Geo., based in Montreal
President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Lulin is a senior mining executive with 29 years of experience in North America, Africa and Europe. Since June 2003, as President, CEO and Director of Azimut Exploration, he reactivated the company and implemented a new business strategy. The mineral potential targeting methodology designed by Mr. Lulin constitutes the cornerstone of Azimut's activity. Prior engagements include President, COO and Director for Channel Resources (1996-2001), Vice President West Africa for Channel Resources (1995-1996), Chief Geologist for SOQUEM (1992-1995) and the Vior-Mazarin Group (1986-1992), and Geologist for the BRGM (1981-1984).
Mr. Lulin was involved in the discoveries of several important deposits, notably the Bombore, Bouroum and Goulagou gold deposits in Burkina Faso (resources of 2.5 million ounces) with Channel Resources, the Douay gold deposit and Lac Knife flake graphite deposit in Quebec with Vior-Mazarin, and Meponda, a large niobium-tantalum-uranium-rare earth occurrence in Mozambique with the BRGM.
Mr. Lulin was instrumental in strengthening the initial wave of exploration in Burkina Faso during the 1990s. He is a Director of Channel Resources. Mr. Lulin holds a Doctorate in Economic Geology from the Université d'Orléans (1984), and a Diploma of Advanced Studies in Mineral and Energy Resources (1981), a Master's degree in Applied Geology (1980) and a Licence in Earth Sciences (1979) from the Université de Paris VI, France.
Moniroth Lim, CGA, based in Montreal
Moniroth Lim is a highly experienced financial and auditing professional with more than 20 years of experience. Since April 2006, she has been Secretary Treasurer of Azimut Exploration. Her area of expertise includes the preparation of statutory reports for publicly traded mining companies, conventional and flow-through share financing, management of financial audits, and review of internal controls. From 1986 to 2006, she worked as a supervisor and financial auditor for the accounting and business advisory services of Montreal-based Bratt Fremeth Star.
Mrs. Lim graduated in Business Administration from the Université du Québec à Montréal (1987) specializing in accounting sciences. She is a member of the Ordre des comptables généraux accrédités du Québec.