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Mr. Stephen R. Dattels

Non-Executive Co-Chairman

Polo Resources Limited

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Company Description

Polo Resources is a natural resources investment company focused on investing in undervalued companies and projects with strong fundamentals and attractive growth prospects. The Company will primarily invest in companies with producing assets and/or resou ... more

Background Information

Employment History

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Co-Chairman

West African Minerals Corporation

Executive

Barrick Gold Corporation

Non-Executive Co-Chairman

Regent Pacific Group Limited

Non-Executive Director

GCM Resources plc

Director

Extract Resources Limited

Non-Executive Director

Berkeley Resources Ltd

Executive Co-Chairman

Emerging Metals Limited

Executive Co-Chairman

Fast Forward Innovations Ltd.

Affiliations

Board Member
All IPO Plc

Board Member
EPM

Founder
International Gold Resources, Inc.

Education

Bachelor of Arts degree

McGill University

law degree

Western Ontario University

law degree ( cum laude )

University of Western Ontario

law degree ( cum laude )

Western

Web References (194 Total References)


Welcome to Regent Pacific Group

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Stephen Roland Dattels

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Stephen Roland Dattels Non-Executive Co-Chairman
Stephen Roland Dattels, Canadian, was appointed as Non-Executive Co-Chairman of the Board in February 2008. Mr Dattels is an experienced senior mining executive, and was one of the key executives at Barrick Gold Corporation (whose shares are dually listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange) during its formative years before leaving in 1987. He has helped to form and finance a number of mining ventures, including UraMin Inc, an African based uramium company. He 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.
Mr Dattels is also the executive co-chairman of the board of Fast Forward Innovations Limited (formerly known as Kuala Limited) (which is listed on the Alternative Investment Market (" AIM")). He was: (i) a non-executive director of GCM Resources plc (an AIM-listed company), having resigned on 26 June 2013; (ii) a non-executive co-chairman of the board of Polo Resources Limited (an AIM-listed company, having voluntarily withdrawn its listing from the Bermuda Stock Exchange on 23 May 2014), having formerly been the joint executive chairman of its board and re-designated as a non-executive director on 2 July 2013 and having resigned on 17 October 2013; and (iii) the chief executive and an executive co-chairman of the board of West African Minerals Corporation (an AIM-listed company), having resigned on 17 July 2013.


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.


GCM plc - Directors and Management

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Stephen Dattels, Non-executive Director

Stephen has founded and financed a number of mining ventures including Uramin Inc. which was sold in July 2007 for $2.5 billion. Previously he was an executive at Barrick Gold Corporation during its formative years when it grew from a capital base of $10 million to a market capitalisation of $2 billion when he left in early 1987. Stephen 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. He is the Executive Chairman of Polo Resources Limited which owns a 29.8% interest in GCM and Non-Executive Chairman of Regent Pacific Group Limited.


Board of Directors :: Emerging Metals Limited

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Stephen Roland Dattels,Executive Co-Chairman+ Read Biography

Mr. Dattels has founded and/or financed a number of mining ventures with his most recent being UraMin Inc. which was sold in July 2007 to Areva, the French government-owned fully integrated uranium company.
Mr. Dattels was an executive at Barrick Gold Corporation during its formative years when it grew from a capital base of $10 million to a market capitalisation of $2 billion when he left in early 1987. During his employment with Barrick, he was a Director and Executive Vice President of Corporate Finance.
In the past decade, he has completed several financings either directly or through his merchant bank, Regent Mercantile Bancorp Inc., including, for Apollo Gold Corporation, Royal Standard Minerals Inc., Guyana Goldfields Inc., European Minerals Corporation, Defiance Mining Corporation (merged with Rio Narcea Gold Mines Ltd., which in turn was merged with Lundin Mining Corporation), Weda Bay Minerals Inc. (sold to Eramet S.A.), Apac Minerals Inc. (now Golden China Resources Corporation which was merged with Sino Gold Mining Limited), African Gold PLC (now Mwana Africa PLC), Red Dragon Resources and Regent Pacific Group Limited (Hong Kong).
He also was the Chairman and founder of Caledon Resources PLC (formerly Finelot PLC), an AIM-listed Australian coal producer and Chinese exploration company, and was the co-founder and Managing Director of AIM-listed Oriel Resources PLC, a developer of nickel and chrome assets in Kazakhstan. He also co-founded Everfor Diamonds PLC, a Kola Peninsula diamond explorer traded on AIM.
In the mid-1990s, Mr. Dattels founded International Gold Resources Corporation which he brought from inception to its sale in 1996 to Ashanti Goldfields Company Limited. In 2007, Mr. Dattels founded a new venture called CCEC Ltd. which is acquiring thermal coal projects in China. CCEC Ltd. recently merged with Regent Pacific Group Limited, a public company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Mr. Dattels is currently the Executive Chairman of AIM-listed Polo Resources Limited, a coal exploration and development company with exploration coal assets in Mongolia, as well as holdings in GCM Resources plc and Caledon Resources plc.
Mr. Dattels has a bachelor of arts from McGill University, a law degree (cum laude) from the University of Western Ontario and has completed the Program for Management Development at Harvard.


Company Directors & Management

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Stephen R. Dattels (aged 62), Executive Co-Chairman Mr. Dattels has founded and/or financed a number of mining ventures, his most recent being UraMin Inc., which was sold in July 2007 for US$2.5 billion to Areva, the French Government-owned integrated uranium company. Mr. Dattels was an executive at Barrick Gold Corporation during its formative years, when it grew from a capital base of US$10 million to a market capitalisation of US$2 billion when he left in early 1987. During his time with Barrick, he was a Director and Executive Vice President of Corporate Finance. In the past decade, he has completed several financings in the natural resources sector, either directly or through his merchant bank, Regent Mercantile Bancorp Inc. This has included exploration, development or production projects in minerals, base metals and precious metals, with the main areas of focus being Africa and Asia.

Mr. Dattels was the Chairman and founder of Caledon Resources plc, an AIM-listed Australian coal producer and Chinese exploration company, and was the co-founder and Managing Director of AIM-listed Oriel Resources plc, a developer of nickel and chrome assets in Kazakhstan. Mr. Dattels is Co-Chairman of Regent Pacific Group Limited, a Hong Kong listed copper/gold and coal company. Mr. Dattels is a former Director of Caledon Resources plc. Mr. Dattels was previously a Director of Extract Resources, which is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. He is also the AIM-listed Co-Chairman of Emerging Metals and a Director of GCM Resources.

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