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Management

Darren M. Pylot , , , President & CEO and Director

Darren Pylot has more than 23 years of executive management experience in the resource sector and is the founder of Capstone Mining, serving as the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer and former Vice Chairman.

Under his leadership since 2002, Capstone has grown from a single asset company operating the Cozamin Mine, into a mid-cap copper producer, developer and exploration company by merging with Sherwood Copper (Minto and Kutcho), acquiring Far West Mining (Santo Domingo), developing the strategic partnership with Korea Resources Corporation and acquiring the Pinto Valley Mine from BHP Billiton Ltd.

D. James Slattery , , , Senior Vice President and CFO

Jim Slattery is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) with over 36 years of financial and executive management experience. Prior to joining Capstone in 2013, Jim spent eight years as the CFO of Inmet Mining Corporation, a Canadian-based global copper and zinc producer. Before joining Inmet, Jim held various senior management roles, including Vice President and CFO for Wescast Industries, a publicly traded automotive parts supplier, and CFO for Canadian General Tower Ltd., a privately owned manufacturing business. He has broad management and corporate finance experience, including jointly developing and executing Inmet's integrated growth strategy and leading financing activities for mine development projects totalling over $5 billion. Jim started his career with Ernst & Young, progressing through a number of roles in Canada and Europe from 1981 to 1997.

Gregg B. Bush , , , Senior Vice President and COO

Gregg Bush is a Metallurgical Engineer with more than 33 years of experience in feasibility, mine development, operations, international M&A strategies, permitting, alternative infrastructure projects supporting mine development and project engineering. He is fluent in Spanish and has experience in operations based in Chile, US, Mexico and Canada. Gregg is responsible for the operations of the Pinto Valley, Cozamin and Minto mines as well as the development of organic growth opportunities for Capstone.

Prior to joining Capstone, Gregg served as COO of Minefinders Corporation (2007-2010), where he helped developed its growth strategy and was responsible for the construction and commissioning of its first mine. From 1990-2007 he worked at Placer Dome and later Barrick, going from Plant Superintendent to Mine General Manager where his operation achieved certification under ISO 14001 in 2002. Twelve years of that time were spent in Chile, where he was the Mine General Manager of the Zaldivar Mine in northern Chile, a 320 million pound per year copper operation, and Operations Manager and Plant Superintendent of the La Coipa Project, a 17,000 tonne per day precious metals operation approximately 140 kilometres northwest of Copiapó.

Gregg started his career as a metallurgist with Chino Mines Company, a Division of Kennecott Copper. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Texas at El Paso.

Brad J. Mercer , , , Senior Vice President, Exploration

Brad Mercer is a Geoscientist with over 33 years of experience managing mineral exploration programs and feasibility evaluations of mineral properties focused in the Americas. Brad leads Capstone's exploration team, credited with discovering nine copper-gold deposits in six years at our Minto Mine, Yukon, Canada. The exploration team, under Brad's leadership, is currently continuing their success at the Cozamin Mine, in Mexico with the discovery of the Mala Noche Footwall Zone and extension of the mine life from the initial three years in 2006 to six years at the end of 2015 following nine years of mining. Brad is also overseeing ongoing work on properties in our exploration portfolio in Chile.

Brad's work has taken him from Greenland to Patagonia and he has enjoyed success leading teams who have made discoveries in areas previously considered to be well explored. In addition to successes at our Minto and Cozamin mines, Brad is credited with the discovery of the Moly Brook molybdenum deposit and the Unknown Brook gold deposit, located in Newfoundland, Canada.

Brad graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1984 with a Bachelor of Earth Science.

Cindy L. Burnett , , , Vice President, Investor Relations and Communications

Cindy Burnett is responsible for Capstone's investor, media and external communications. She has over 20 years of investor relations and communications experience and has worked in the mining, energy and chemical industries. Cindy was previously Vice President of Investor Relations at Western Lithium and prior to that was Vice President of Investor Relations at Skye Resources Inc. (which merged with HudBay Minerals Inc.). She previously was Vice President of Investor Relations at Ivanhoe Energy Inc. and prior to that spent over 25 years with NOVA Chemicals and the Alberta Gas Trunk Line Company in both Canada and the US in a number of corporate roles, including investor relations, legal, securities and finance, media relations and public affairs.

Jason P. Howe , , , Vice President, Corporate Development

Jason Howe is responsible for leading Capstone's Marketing, Treasury and Business Development activities. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) who has spent 13 years in the mining industry and was previously CFO of Capstone Mining. Jason has spent the last 23 years working in accounting and finance, spending ten years in public practice including four years with PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP before joining Capstone. Jason was a co-founder of Silverstone Resources and formerly served as Silverstone's CFO before the company was acquired by Silver Wheaton in 2009. He also played a critical role in the negotiations for Capstone's acquisition of the Pinto Valley Mine in Arizona from BHP Billiton Ltd. in 2013.

Wendy A. King , , , Vice President, Legal, Risk and Governance

Wendy King is responsible for managing the legal function at Capstone, in addition to leading matters relating to corporate governance and overseeing the enterprise-wide risk management strategy. She has been practicing law for more than 21 years, as in-house counsel, and previously in private practice as an international-tax specialist. She holds a Masters in International Tax Law, a Masters of Business Administration, an ICD.D certification with the Institute of Corporate Directors and has completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University. Wendy joined Capstone following her role as Senior Vice President Government Relations, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary at Central 1 Credit Union. Prior to this role, she served as Senior Legal Counsel with Weyerhaeuser Company.

Gillian A. McCombie , , , Vice President, Human Resources

Gillian McCombie is a senior Human Resources professional with more than 21 years of experience in both the mining and telecommunications industries. She began her career at Placer Dome Inc. and subsequently at Hunter Dickinson Inc. She later spent five years with TELUS before joining Capstone in 2011.

Gillian has expertise in strategic recruiting, talent management, succession planning, employee engagement, policies and procedures, and international service. She is responsible for the overall Human Resource function at Capstone, which involves developing HR strategy, building the HR competency across the business, internal communications and establishing programs for retention, engagement and performance.

Gillian holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of British Columbia. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Vancouver International Marathon and is a volunteer mentor with the Minerva Foundation for BC Women.