Mr. Klinck is an accomplished mining executive with a wide range of management experience working throughout Australasia & The Americas primarily focused on precious metals. He is currently the President & Director of Arras Minerals Corp. which is focused on large scale copper-gold opportunities in Central Asia.
In addition, Darren serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Gold Basin Resources and Valore Metals. Prior to joining Arras Minerals, Mr. Klinck was the President of Bluestone Resources – all three of which are part of the Discovery Group. Mr. Klinck led the Bluestone team that financed and advanced the project through resource expansion, feasibility and engineering phases of the project development following the acquisition of the Cerro Blanco gold project in Guatemala in 2017.
Prior to that, he spent more than ten years with OceanaGold Corporation as a member of the Executive Committee that achieved significant growth and business expansion to become a multi-mine, international gold mining company growing from a sub-C$100 million market capitalization to greater than C$3 billion market capitalization.
Over the past almost 20 years, Darren has been instrumental in negotiating both equity and debt financing packages totaling more than $800 million and has significant experience leading teams in emerging markets with a strong focus on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and community engagement programs as well as extensive government relations activities.Read less
See Darren Klinck at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference.