Julie Lee Harrs

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development

Ms. Lee Harrs has extensive international mining experience including corporate affairs, project development, operations, and mergers and acquisitions, gained through executive positions with Inco Limited (now part of Vale) where she served on negotiating teams on such notable projects as Voisey's Bay and Goro, then at Sherritt International as Senior Vice President and General Counsel. At Sherritt, Ms. Lee Harrs held corporate roles on financing and acquisitions, served on joint venture boards and maintained various corporate responsibilities on Ambatovy and Moa Bay. She also held directorship and executive management roles with MacDonald Mines and Energizer Resources. Previous to those positions, she was a corporate lawyer with Blakes, one of Canada's national law firms. Ms. Lee Harrs has worked on mining, oil and gas investments in Canada, New Caledonia, Cuba, Madagascar, Indonesia, Spain and Pakistan.