President and Chief Executive Officer
On November 16, 2015, Mr. Scott was engaged as Entrée’s Chief Executive Officer. Subsequently, Mr. Scott has been appointed President and to the Company’s Board of Directors effective April 1, 2016.
Mr. Scott has more than 25 years global experience in all mining industry sectors. Prior to joining Entrée Gold, he was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Minenet Advisors, a capital markets and management advisory consultancy providing a broad range of advice and services to clients relating to planning and execution of capital markets transactions, strategic planning, generation and acquisition of projects, and business restructuring. Between 2000 and 2014, he held various global executive positions with Rio Tinto and currently serves on the board of directors for a number of public and private mining companies.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Lo joined Entrée as Interim Chief Financial Officer effective April 1, 2016 and was appointed Chief Financial Officer effective November 1, 2016.
Mr. Lo has over 17 years of experience in accounting and financial management, including 13 years in the financing, management and administration of mining operations and development projects in Brazil, Africa and other jurisdictions. He was previously the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Luna Gold Corp. and Corporate Controller for First Quantum Minerals Ltd. Mr. Lo was also employed at Deloitte in the assurance and advisory practice. He holds a Canadian Chartered Accountant designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia.
Vice President Legal Affairs
Ms. McLeod joined the Company as Vice President, Legal Affairs on September 22, 2010.
Ms. McLeod has been practicing law in Vancouver, Canada since 1997. She has worked as outside counsel to public companies engaged in international mineral exploration and mining. She has advised clients with respect to corporate finance activities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and continuous disclosure matters, and mining-related commercial agreements. Ms. McLeod holds a B.Sc. and an LLB from the University of British Columbia, and is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia.
Vice President, Corporate Development
Mr. Cinits joined Entrée in July 2011 and was appointed Vice President, Corporate Development in January 2014.
Mr. Cinits has worked in the mineral exploration industry for the past 32 years and has held a variety of positions with junior mining companies and consulting groups. Most recently, between 2007 and 2011, Mr. Cinits was the COO of MinCore Inc., a private Toronto-based exploration company, and prior to this position, he worked for AMEC, as a Principal Geologist and Head of the Mining/Geology Group for the Lima, Peru office between 2003 and 2007. Mr. Cinits holds a B.Sc. in geology from the University of Toronto and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of B.C.