Position: Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Lamond is a Professional Mining Engineer who brings more than 25 years of mining experience to the Board of Jaguar Mining and has held senior management positions overseeing or stationed at operations in Peru, Chile, Honduras, Mexico, USA, Canada and Australia. From 2013 to 2015, Mr. Lamond was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Crocodile Gold Corp before the July 2015 business combination of Crocodile Gold Corp and Newmarket Gold Ltd. Prior to this, Mr. Lamond held the positions Group General Manager and General Manager with Nyrstar NV from 2009 to 2013. Mr. Lamond was Vice President of Operations and General Manager of Gold Hawk Resources prior to the acquisition by Nyrstar NV in 2009.
Mr. Lamond received a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mining Engineering from Laurentian University and is member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario, Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
Position: Vice President Finance, Interim Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Ahmed (CA) has over 10 years of experience in the mining industry with expertise in financial management, strategic planning, cost control, corporate turnaround, and business process improvement. He obtained his Chartered Accountant designation with PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP and later worked with Ernst & Young LLP in their mining advisory practice.
Mr. Ahmed joined Jaguar in August 2014, after working at Barrick Gold Corporation for over 7 years, where he held progressively senior positions in corporate finance functions, and held leadership roles at site operational finance. At Jaguar, he is responsible for all aspects of financial management for the Company including financial reporting, business analytics, performance measurement, tax, treasury, IT, procurement and other aspects of supporting operations. He has collectively over 19 years of work experience working in North America, South America and Asia. Mr. Ahmed is also a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) USA and the Financial Executives International (FEI) Canada, where he is also actively involved as a volunteer.