Mr. Cohen is the co-founder and Chairman of Eastern Platinum Ltd, one of the larger global platinum producers with operations in South Africa. He was the Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Gold Wheaton Gold Corp from July 2008 until March 2011, when Gold Wheaton was acquired by Franco-Nevada for $1 billion and prior to that, from August 2002 to October 2007, he was a co-founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Northern Orion Resources Inc. which was subsequently acquired by Yamana for $1.5 Billion. He has over 25 years of global experience and has raised in excess of $2 Billion in equity; $300 million in debt for public resource ventures and is a director of a number of other public and private companies.
Segun is a Co- founder of African Star Resources Incorporated where he served as an officer assisting with financing, corporate and business development activities. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the Royal School of Mines at Imperial College (UK) with Honours in Geology, and has an MBA from Cass Business School. Mr Lawson had extensive transaction experience at Noble Company, in the Oil and Gas corporate finance areas, and also experience at Premier Oil in identifying and negotiating new West African opportunities.
Chief Kayode Aderinokun is a traditional Chief with over thirty-five years of accomplished business in Nigeria. He currently serves as Chairman of First Marina Trust Limited, a leading Central Bank regulated financial services institution in Nigeria. He is one of the leading business personalities in the Nigerian Mining sector, having led a number of initiatives including the first commercial exploration program of the Segilola Gold Project. He is a founder shareholder of Tropical Mines Limited and Segilola Resources Operating limited and brings invaluable in-country expertise to the board of Thor through his significant experience gained in the mining and financial services sectors and also through his network of contacts in the Nigerian mining community. He is an accomplished writer, and was Chairman of the Association of Nigerian Authors. He also founded the Fencing Federation of Nigeria, after serving as a Special Adviser to the Goverment of Osun State of Nigeria.
Folorunso “Folli” Adeoye is a seasoned entrepreneur. He the co - founder and President of Superior Petroleum Limited, a company actively involved in the upstream oil and gas sector in Nigeria. He is a co - founder of Pacific Merchant Bank Limited (founded in 1989), which was subsequently acquired by Unity Bank Plc., a leading bank in Nigeria. He is also a co - founder and was the Executive Director of Pineridge Nigeria Limited, the company that pioneered modern standards in gold exploration in Nigeria. Pineridge Nigeria Limited co - founded Tropical Mines Limited, the original indigenous owners of the Segilola Gold Project.