|Michael Durose (MSc, P.Geo.)|
Mr. Durose was appointed to the Board of Directors of Minco Gold Corporation on May 3, 2017. He founded Mining Research Group Inc. in 2012 where he researches and advises on mining and resource-related investments. He also established Durose Asset Management Inc., a Fund Manager, Portfolio Manager and Exempt Market Dealer registered in the Province of Ontario, Canada. Mr. Durose has extensive Capital Markets experience as a senior mining analyst and advisor to investment funds principally with Morgan Stanley, Bunting Warburg (now UBS Canada), Nesbitt Burns (now BMO Capital Markets Inc.), and Scotia Capital. His mining research has been widely disseminated to institutional investors globally and he has traveled extensively visiting mining projects in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Russia, Africa, Australia and Asia. Prior to working in capital markets, Mr. Durose worked as an exploration geologist in the Canadian base metal and gold industries.