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Stephen R. Dattels

Senior Executive and Director

Barrick Gold Corporation

HQ Phone:  (416) 861-9911

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Barrick Gold Corporation

Brookfield Place TD Canada Trust Tower 161 Bay Street Suite 3700

Toronto, Ontario,M5J 2S1

Canada

Company Description

Barrick Gold Corporation is a Toronto-based gold mining company and industry leader, with a portfolio of 26 operating mines, and projects on five continents. Barrick trades on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges and employs 25,000 people worldwide. The co...more

Background Information

Employment History

Chairman

Circum Minerals Ltd


Executive Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

West African Minerals Corporation


Executive Co-Chair and Chief Executive Officer

Polo Resources Limited


Affiliations

Regent Pacific Group Limited

Chairman


FastForward Innovations Limited

Joint Chairman


LSC

Founder


All IPO Plc

Board Member


EPM

Board Member


UraMin Inc.

Founder


International Gold Resources, Inc.

Founder


Education

Bachelor of Arts degree

McGill University


law degree

Western Ontario University


law degree ( cum laude )

University of Western Ontariocommence


Web References(179 Total References)


Board of Directors | Circum Minerals

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Stephen Dattels, Chairman
Stephen Dattels is a seasoned senior mining executive and resource financier who has founded and/or financed numerous mining ventures in several continents in diverse commodities including gold, lithium, uranium, copper, nickel, iron ore, coal and potash with Circum. He is also an active investor in oil and gas exploration in Africa and was one of the founders of two successful private African oil and gas exploration companies, Signet Petroleum Ltd. and Regalis Petroleum Ltd. Mr. Dattels is currently Joint Chairman of Fast Forward Innovations Limited, a director of LSC Lithium Inc. and the Co-Founder of Circum Minerals Ltd. Mr. Dattels was a senior executive and director of Barrick Gold Corporation during its formative years, when it grew from a capital base of US$10 million to a market capitalization of US$2 billion when he left in early 1987. Since leaving Barrick, notable companies he founded include International Pursuit Corporation, which was active in mineral exploration in Southeast Asia; International Gold Resources Corporation, which developed and sold the Bibiani mine in Ghana; Caledon Resources PLC, which owned and sold the Cook coking coal mine in Australia; Oriel Resources PLC, which developed and sold a nickel and chrome mine in Kazakhstan to Mechel Steel Group for US$1.5 billion; UraMin Inc., an explorer and developer of uranium assets in Africa which was sold to Areva for US$2.5 billion; Polo Resources Limited, a natural resources investment company which has invested in uranium, coal and gold assets in Africa, Australia and Asia; West African Minerals Corporation, an African iron ore development company; and Regent Pacific Group Limited, a natural resources investment company. Mr. Dattels has also provided directly or indirectly early stage funding for numerous resource companies through various investment vehicles, the most notable of which was Kalahari Minerals PLC which controlled Extract Resources Ltd., which developed the Rossing South uranium deposit in Namibia and subsequently sold the asset to two Chinese Government controlled entities for US$2.2 billion. One of such investment vehicles, Polo Resources Limited also owned 10% of Extract Resources Ltd. during its development stage. Mr. Dattels is currently active as Chairman of Regent Mercantile Holdings Limited, a private investment company. Mr. Dattels has a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University, a law degree (cum laude) from the University of Western Ontario and has completed the program for Management Development at Harvard.


Directors & Management

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Stephen R. Dattels (aged 64): Executive Co-Chairman
Mr. Dattels is a seasoned senior mining executive and is Executive Co-chairman of two companies listed on the AIM market of The London Stock Exchange, both of which are in the mining sector: Polo Resources Limited and West African Minerals Corporation, where he is also Chief Executive. In late 1982 he joined Barrick Gold Corporation and was one of the key executives during its formative years, where he was involved in the company's growth from a capital base of US$10 million to a market capitalisation of over U$2 billion when he left in early 1987. Since leaving Barrick, Mr. Dattels has been a mining financier of numerous mining ventures in several continents in diverse commodities including gold, uranium, copper, iron ore and coal. In 2005 he founded UraMin Inc., which acquired and developed uranium assets in Africa. The Company was sold in August 2007 to Areva, the French Government-owned, fully integrated nuclear company for cash consideration of approximately US$2.5 billion. He is also an active investor in oil & gas exploration in Africa. Mr. Dattels is currently a Non-Executive Director of AIM listed GCM Resources plc and Non-Executive Co-Chairman of Hong Kong listed Regent Pacific Group. Mr. Dattels has a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University, a law degree (cum laude) from the University of Western Ontario and has completed the Program for Management Development at Harvard University.


Significant new gift advances mining law and finance - Western Law - Western University

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Now, a significant new gift from Stephen Dattels (LLB'72) in the area of mining law and finance will help prepare Western University law students to play a role in one of Canada's most vital economic engines.
This gift builds on Dattels' previous gifts to Western Law that have helped support the faculty's January Term course in mining law and finance and the Stephen Dattels Chair in Corporate Finance Law. "Stephen Dattels' generous commitment of $1.525 million will deepen the school's expertise in the important field of mining law and support future mining law leaders," says W. Iain Scott, Dean of Western Law. "We are truly grateful for Mr. Dattels' leadership and support." Dattels, a seasoned senior mining executive, was a key executive in the formative years of Barrick Gold Corporation. He has been an active executive and director in a number of global mining companies and now serves as Executive Co-Chairman and CEO of both Polo Resources Limited and West African Minerals Corporation, both of which are listed on the AIM market of The London Stock Exchange. The new donation will support the Stephen Dattels Visiting Pre-eminent Speakers in Mining Law and Finance Series and the Stephen Dattels January Term Fellowship in Mining Law and Finance. "I strongly believe in the importance of education with a functional focus," says Stephen Dattels.


circumminerals.com

Stephen Dattels, Chairman
Stephen Dattels is a seasoned senior mining executive and resource financier who has founded and/or financed numerous mining ventures in several continents in diverse commodities including gold, uranium, copper, nickel, iron ore, coal and most recently potash with Circum. He is also an active investor in oil and gas exploration in Africa and was one of the founders of two successful private African oil and gas exploration companies, Signet Petroleum Ltd. and Regalis Petroleum Ltd. Mr. Dattels is currently Non-executive Co-Chairman of Hong Kong-listed Regent Pacific Group Limited and the Co-Founder of Circum Minerals Ltd. Mr. Dattels was a senior executive and director of Barrick Gold Corporation during its formative years, when it grew from a capital base of US$10 million to a market capitalization of US$2 billion when he left in early 1987. Since leaving Barrick, notable companies he founded include International Pursuit Corporation, which was active in mineral exploration in Southeast Asia; International Gold Resources Corporation, which developed and sold the Bibiani mine in Ghana; Caledon Resources PLC, which owned and sold the Cook coking coal mine in Australia; Oriel Resources PLC, which developed and sold a nickel and chrome mine in Kazakhstan to Mechel Steel Group for US$1.5 billion; UraMin Inc., an explorer and developer of uranium assets in Africa which was sold to Areva for US$2.5 billion; Polo Resources Limited, a natural resources investment company which has invested in uranium, coal and gold assets in Africa, Australia and Asia; and West African Minerals Corporation, an African iron ore development company. Mr. Dattels has also provided directly or indirectly early stage funding for numerous resource companies through various investment vehicles, the most notable of which was Kalahari Minerals PLC which controlled Extract Resources Ltd., which developed the Rossing South uranium deposit in Namibia and subsequently sold the asset to two Chinese Government controlled entities for US$2.2 billion. One of such investment vehicles, Polo Resources Limited also owned 10% of Extract Resources Ltd. during its development stage. Mr. Dattels is currently active as Chairman of Regent Mercantile Holdings Limited, a private investment company. Mr. Dattels has a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University, a law degree (cum laude) from the University of Western Ontario and has completed the program for Management Development at Harvard.


The Business Edition | Stephen Dattels’ dedication brings about success

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Stephen Dattels' dedication brings about success
Stephen Dattels is an entrepreneur, financier, investor, and expert in the exploration of mineral resources and mining fields. The extraction and processing of natural resources is intrinsically tied to the production of energy and the commodities exchange market, and to this extent Stephen Dattels has forged a string of financial successes for investors worldwide. Stephen Dattels has focused on delivering maximum value to investors for over three decades. His initial foray as a financial expert took place in Toronto, at the headquarters of the Barrick Gold Corporation in 1982. Barrick Gold Corporation has been the number one producer of gold in the world for a number of years, and it owes a lot of its success to the leadership and vision of Stephen Dattels during a period of strong growth in the 1980s. When Stephen Dattels joined Barrick, the company was a fledgling Canadian mining enterprise with a market capitalization of $10 million. Once he became a Barrick executive, Stephen Dattels executed a concerted plan of attracting key investments to the company. By 1987, the Barrick Gold Corporation enjoyed a market capitalization of more than $2 billion. After his departure from Barrick, Mr. Dattels continued working as a financier of mineral exploration projects around the world. He sits in the executive boards of three companies dedicated to exploring the potential of certain areas that can yield considerable amounts of minerals and other lucrative commodities. Those companies are West African Minerals Corporation, Polo Resources and Regent Pacific Group. Stephen Dattels a Retrospective Stephen Dattels has been in the mineral exploration and mining business industries since the early 1980s. He currently sits in the executive boards of two companies that have developed a strong presence in the mining sector. Stephen Dattels is the co-Executive Chairman of Polo Resources Limited and the Corporate Executive Officer (CEO) of West African Minerals Corporation. Both mining companies are listed under the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange. The long corporate history of Stephen Dattels dates back to 1982, when he started his career with the Barrick Gold Corporation. He quickly learned the many facets of the precious metals and mineral industries, eventually climbing the corporate ladder very quickly. In just a few years at Barrick, Stephen Dattels became an executive and took the company on a path of vertical business growth that transformed the Barrick Gold Corporation from a modest industry player to a thriving enterprise with over $2 billion in market capitalization. After five years of steady financial success at Barrick, Stephen Dattels set off to embark in a lifetime of funding and financing mining projects around the world. Over the years, Stephen Dattels has recognized the resilience of his chosen industry.


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