Dr.Sethu Raman

  • Independent mining consultant with over 35 years in the mining industry
  • Held senior executive positions in several public mining companies including 13 years spent with Campbell Chibougamou Mines and Royex Gold Group of Companies (now Barrick Gold) and 18 years spent as the President and CEO of Holmer Gold Mines Limited
  • Board member of Northern Graphite Corporation (TSXV:NGC)
  • PhD (Geology) from Carleton University and a UNESCO Post-Graduate Diploma from the Uni versity of Vienna


C. Thomas Ogryzlo

  • Interim Chairman and CEO of Baja Mining
  • Previously served as VP (Latin America) of Ram Power Corporation (TSX:RPG)
  • Prior experience in senior leadership roles at previous and base metal mining companies, including: Blackhawk Mining; Trioton Mining; and Cerro Matoso S.A.
  • Prior thereto, held various senior roles at international engineering firms, including President of Kilborn Engineering


Bharat Parashar

  • Formerly Managing Director and Co-Head of Salomon Smith Barney’s Investment Banking business in South and South East Asia
  • 30 years of Investment and Corporate Banking experience in Asia, including Chief Executive for American Express Bank in India and Head of Chemical Bank’s Investment Banking business in Asia (ex-Japan)
  • Executed numerous debt and equity transactions, raising over US$8 billion for regional corporations and governments