Mr. Conway holds a B.S.- Mining Engineering (University of Minnesota) and later attended Harvard Business School’s Executive MBA program. He has significant expertise in permitting, feasibility and mining. A results-oriented executive, Mr. Conway has 20 years of diverse experience largely with Newmont Mining Corporation (“Newmont”) in operations, general management, environmental affairs and risk management. His experience covers domestic and international assignments in open pit and underground operations where he has a record of successfully implementing plans to enhance operations through improved cost control and productivity innovations. His roles at Newmont included Vice President Risk Management / General Manager Carlin Operations, Vice President / General Manager Minera Yanacocha.