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Stephen Quin

Midas Gold Corporation
President, CEO, Director
Since consolidating the Stibnite Gold Project and listing Midas Gold Corp. on the TSX in 2011, Mr. Quin has led Midas Gold through resource definition, completion of a PEA and PFS through to the submittal of the Plan of Restoration and Operations for the development of the Project.

Prior to joining Midas Gold, Stephen was President and COO of Capstone Mining, which operated copper mines in Yukon and Mexico.  Stephen co-founded Sherwood Copper in 2005 (which merged with Capstone in 2008) and took the Minto Mine from acquisition, through feasibility and financing, and into production in two years, on budget and on time.

Prior to Sherwood/Capstone, Stephen was Executive VP at Miramar Mining and its affiliate, Northern Orion, where he led the acquisition and exploration of the Hope Bay gold project for Miramar & the Agua Rica Cu-Au-Mo project for Northern Orion (in a JV with BHP).

He is a graduate of the Royal School of Mines, with a BSc (Hons) in Mining Geology, a P.Geo, and a recipient of the EA Scholz Medal for excellence in mine development and Selwyn Blaylock Medal for the advancement of national and international exploration.

During his 30+ year career, Stephen has been involved in ~US$750 million in financings and completing over US$550 million in corporate M&A transactions.