Garett Macdonald

Chief Executive Officer and Director

Garett is a professional mining engineer with extensive experience in project development and mine operations with over 23 years of industry experience. In addition to his role as CEO and Director of Maritime Resources, Garett is currently a director of First Cobalt, Aurelius Minerals and Gungnir Resources.

Garett formerly served as Vice President of Project Development for JDS Energy and Mining, and Dalradian Resources. At the latter, he was responsible for leading the Feasibility Study for the Curraghinalt Gold Project, a high grade, narrow vein gold project in Northern Ireland acquired by Orion Mine Finance for $537M.

From 2009 to 2013 he served as Vice President of Operations for Rainy River Resources prior to the $310M sale of Rainy River to New Gold Inc. Earlier in his career, he also held roles in mine operations and project engineering earlier in his career with senior Canadian mining firms Suncor Energy, and Placer Dome Inc. Garett holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Western University’s Ivey Business School and a Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) from Laurentian University in Sudbury.