Guy Goulet – Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Goulet graduated from Ėcole Polytechnique de Montréal with an engineering degree in geology in 1986. Since then, he has sat on the boards of directors of several public and private mining companies. Between 2000 and 2008, Mr. Goulet was CEO and Chairman of the Board of H2O Innovation, the first public company with a dual listing on the TSX Venture Exchange and the Alternext Exchange. He joined Maya as President and CEO in November 2008.
Noureddine Mokaddem – President
Mr. Mokaddem has held senior positions at YNNA Holding, ONA Group and OCP Group. He has played an important role in the development of several major mining operations, such as the Akka gold mine and the Guemassa complex in Morocco. Mr Mokaddem holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the State School of Engineers, in Mons, Belgium.
Alain Lévesque, CPA, CA – Chief Financial Officer
Alain Levesque has over 16 years of business experience, including with the accounting firm Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton and Deloitte where he worked as an auditor. He later worked for several years as a consultant for various companies and occupied the position of Chief Financial Officer at Ranaz Corporation. Through his various jobs and mandates, he has acquired extensive experience in financial reporting and management in several sectors including mining. Mr. Lévesque CPA, CA, has been a member of l’Ordre des Comptables Professionnels Agréés du Québec since 1995 and holds a BA in Business Administration from Université Laval.
René Branchaud – Corporate Secretary
René Branchaud has been practicing law since 1983. He is a partner with the law firm Lavery, de Billy and practices in the areas of securities law, mergers and acquisitions and corporate law. He assists companies in connection with their incorporation, corporate structure, shareholders’ agreements, private placements, public offerings, stock exchange listings as well as dispositions and takeovers.
He is also on the Board of Directors of several public corporations and also site on the Board of Directors of several public corporations and also serves on several committees of the board of directors, including corporate governance committees and ad hoc committees created for specific transactions (mergers, takeovers). In addition, he advises directors who sit on ad hoc committees.