Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Guido Cloetens is a Certified investment advisor (EHSAL Brussels) with a degree in Corporate Finance, Investment and financial statement analysis (ULB). With 30 years of experience in wealth management and institutional investing, Mr. Cloetens provides Elysee Development Corp. with a greater presence in the financial community in Europe as well as North America.
A director since March 2007, Stuart Rogers has been involved in the venture capital community since 1987. He is the President and founder of West Oak Capital Group, a privately held investment banking firm specializing in the early stage financing of resource and technology projects through the junior capital markets in Canada and the United States, and has served as a director of client companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange, the Toronto Stock Exchange, NASDAQ Small Capital Market and NASD OTC Bulletin Board. Mr. Rogers also currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer and a director of TerraX Minerals Inc.
Gaston Reymenants graduated from the Universities of Brussels, Leuven and Antwerp in Economics, Industrial Marketing, International Law, and Foreign Languages.
Mr. Reymenants worked for over 20 years with Falconbridge International in various managerial positions and was part of the joint venture with Norilsk Kombinat. Currently, Mr. Reymenants serves as a director of InCoR Technologies Ltd., Blue Waters Engineering bvba and Global Energy Metals Corp.
Gordon Steblin, B.Comm., CPA, CGA
Chief Financial Officer
Gordon Steblin obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1983 from the University of British Columbia (UBC), and in 1985 he became a Certified General Accountant. Mr. Steblin has over 24 years of financial experience in the junior mining/exploration sector and also serves as the the Chief Financial Officer of Freegold Ventures Ltd.
Martin Burian, CPA, CA, CBV
Martin Burian has over 22 years of experience in the financial industry and is on the board of several public companies. He spent 18 years in investment banking including serving most recently as Managing Director, Investment Banking at Haywood Securities Inc. from 2010 until May 2013, prior to which he served as President of Bolder Investment Partners from 2009 until its merger with Haywood Securities in 2010.
Mr. Burian obtained his Chartered Accountant and Chartered Business Valuator professional designations while at KPMG LLP where he advised on mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.