Ewan is a seasoned exploration geologist who has worked for several public companies in North and South America. His experience encompasses a variety of different deposit types, project sizes and phases (ranging from grass roots through to production). He is currently the chief geologist for the Metals Group of Companies and was the former senior geologist for Benchmark Metals (BNCH: TSX.V). Ewan holds a First-Class Honours degree in geology from the University of Glasgow, Scotland, a Geoscience B.C funded PhD from the University of Calgary and is a registered professional geoscientist in British Columbia. His PhD research focused on unraveling aspects of the structure, stratigraphy, tectonics, and metamorphism of southeastern British Columbia.