Dr. David Shaw
Dr. David Shaw has in excess of three decades of experience in the resource and finance industry with specific emphasis on technical and financial due diligence of resource projects. He attained a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from the University of Sheffield, England in 1973 and his Ph.D. in Structural Geology from Carleton University, in Ottawa, in 1980.
Dr. Shaw spent seven years with Chevron Resources in Calgary, AB, and Vancouver, BC, employed initially as an in-house structural consultant on both metal and hydrocarbon exploration programs. Upon leaving Chevron, he initiated and developed the Resource Research Group at Charlton Securities Ltd., Calgary before assuming the position of Senior Mining Analyst, Corporate Finance, at Yorkton Securities Inc. in Vancouver.
Throughout David’s career, he has built strong relationships with European financial institutions and the global mining community. He is currently a director of First Majestic Silver Corp. (NYSE: AG; TSX: FR), First Mining Finance Corp. (TSXV: FF), Great Quest Fertilizer ltd. (TSXV: CQ), and Medallion Resources Limited (TSXV: MDL).