Kobo Team

A highly experienced management team, with strong in-country expertise as well as decades of experience in mineral exploration and development, mine site exposure and capital markets.  The company also boasts a strong Board of Directors with significant experience across all facets of the mining industry.

Édouard "Edward" Gosselin, CEO, is a lawyer and entrepreneur with over 37 years of experience in business law, including 9 years concentrated in the mining sector in Cote d’Ivoire.

Paul Sarjeant, P.Geo., President & COO, has worked as a professional geologist and has over 35 years of experience in mineral exploration, project management, development and assessment of projects around the world, including in Africa.

Chris Picken, MIMMM, Exploration Manager withover 35 years experience in the mineral exploration industry as a geologist, exploration manager and chief operating officer.  Chris has been exploring Archaean and Birimian gold terranes in West Africa for the past ten years in Côte d’Ivoire, Liberia and Sierra Leone. He was the geological superintendent for the pre-feasibility and definitive-feasibility study drill programs at the Yaouré Gold Deposit between 2014 and 2018 for Amara Mining and Perseus Mining following their acquisition in 2016.