Mr. Pierce is currently the CEO at Tag Oil Inc. and was most recently a Partner & Senior Analyst with GMP Securities (London, U.K.) and prior to GMP served as Director of Institutional Research at Tristone Capital (London, U.K.) since 2005. Previous technical engagements include well-site geology across the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin and mineral exploration across North and Latin America. Mr. Pierce brings strong geological and financial understanding within resource sectors. Mr. Pierce holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Business and a BSc in Earth Sciences from the University of Victoria. Further, Mr. Pierce is currently a director at North Country Gold,Crest Petroleum, Jordan Energy and Mining Ltd (private) and Redtail Metals.