Management & Directors

Chris Zerga

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director

Chris Zerga has been with Scorpio Gold since its inception in 2009 and was the General Manager for the Company's Mineral Ridge and Goldwedge projects. He was also President of Scorpio Gold from August 2016 to July 2021 and remains a technical advisor to the Company. He has over 35 years of mining operations and management experience in Nevada with Freeport McMoran, Anglo Gold, Minorco, Newmont and Queenstake.

Alnesh Mohan

Chief Financial Officer

Alnesh Mohan is a finance executive with over 20 years of experience providing advisory services to a wide array of clients. He has been a partner at Quantum, a professional services firm focused on providing Chief Financial Officer and full-cycle accounting services to private and public companies, since 2005. Acting on behalf of several public companies, Alnesh has acquired considerable experience in financial reporting, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University and is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA).

Peter J. Hawley, BSc, BEng, PGeo


Peter Hawley, the founder of Scorpio Gold Corporation and previous Chairman of the Board, has rejoined the Board of Directors for Scorpio Gold.  Peter is Co founder and current CEO of Fabled Copper Corp, now Fabled Silver Gold Corp, founder of Scorpio Mining Corporation (renamed Americas Gold and Silver Corporation). Founder of Scorpio Gold Corp, a Nevada open pit gold producer. Co founder of Niogold Resource Corp (renamed Osisko Mining). He has over 35 years of mining industry experience that spans grassroots exploration through to development and production.

Peter Brieger


Mr. Brieger, HBA, CFA, is a graduate of the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. He has over 50 years' experience in Canadian investment business as a securities research analyst, market strategist and portfolio manager in Toronto, London, England and New York. In 1988, he co-founded a portfolio management firm that he helped build into a nationally recognized entity. Peter has been a regular guest on Business News Network (BNN) and an occasional guest on the CTV News Channel. Mr. Brieger has also served as a guest lecturer on international investing at Queen's University and the Richard Ivey School of Business.

Ian Dawson, BA, MBA


Ian G. Dawson BA, MBA, President Dawson Group Limited.  The Dawson Group is primarily involved in Construction (1922), Road Maintenance (1988) and Truck Sales, Service and Leasing (1991).

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