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Directors and Executive Officers


John F. Kearney - Chairman & CEO

John Kearney has over 40 years of experience in the mining industry. He is also Chairman or Director of a number of public companies including Canadian Zinc Corporation and Anglesey Mining plc. Mr. Kearney is also a Director of the Mining Association of Canada and is the immediate Past President of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut Chamber of Mines. Mr. Kearney is a member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Law Society of Ireland. He holds degrees in law and economics from University College Dublin and an M.B.A. degree from Trinity College Dublin. He qualified as a solicitor in Ireland and as a chartered secretary with the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in London.
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Bill Hooley - Director, Vice Chairman

Mr. Hooley is currently Chief Executive of Anglesey Mining plc. He is a professionally qualified mining engineer and has 40 years of experience in the global mineral industry. Previously, he was Managing Director of Micon International Ltd. from 2000 to 2005. In addition, he held various management and executive posts with mining and service companies in the UK and Australia from 1975 to 1999. He holds a degree in mining engineering from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, London. Mr. Hooley is also a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.
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Gerald J. Gauthier - Director

Mr. Gauthier is a mining engineer and since September 2008 has been Chief Operating Officer of Xtierra Inc. From August 2005 to June 2008, he was Chief Operating Officer of Nevsun Resources Ltd. From June 2004 until August 2005 he was a mining consultant and from December 2002 until April 2004, he was Vice-President, Mining of Glencairn Gold Corp. Mr. Gauthier has served as President and CEO of United Keno Hill Mines Limited prior to 2001, President, COO Santa Cruz Gold Inc. prior to 1999, and formerly Senior Vice-President Operations Lac Minerals Limited.
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Matthew Coon Come - Director

Mr. Matthew Coon Come is Grand Chief of the Crees of Northern Quebec and a Board Member of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) and the Cree Regional Authority. He was National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations from 2000 to 2003 and previously was Grand Chief of the Grand Council of the Crees in Qubec for 12 years from 1987 to 1999. Earlier he served two terms as Chief of the Mistassini First Nation. Mr. Coon Come is a Founding Member of the Board of Compensation of the Cree Nation and has been a director of Creeco; AirCreebec, Cree Regional Intercompany Enterprise Company and Cree Construction Company and Chairman of Cree Housing Corporation and James Bay Native Development Corporation. He was a founding director of the First Nations Bank of Canada. In 1998 he was awarded the Goldman Prize (Environmental Award) in recognition of his leadership marshalling local, national and international environmental, human rights and tribal communities to create a strong coalition to stop the Great Whale hydro-electric project in northern Quebec. He was awarded Honorary Doctorate of Law degrees by Trent University in 1998 and by the University of Toronto in 2000.
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Eric W. Cunningham - Director

Mr. Cunningham has been engaged as an independent mining consultant since 1996. He has been a director of Aurora Energy Resources Inc. since April 2006 and was formerly a director of Viceroy Exploration Ltd. Mr. Cunningham was the joint owner of the Golden Kopje Mine in Zimbabwe from 1997 to 2001 and general manager and director of Trillion Resources Inc. He also was Manager of Wright Engineers, and held various positions with Sherritt Gordon Mines. Mr. Cunningham holds a B.Sc in Geology from Rhodes University in South Africa.
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Danesh K. Varma - Director

Mr. Varma is a chartered accountant in Canada and in England and Wales, with over 20 years of experience in financial management. He is currently a director of Anglesey Mining plc and of Minco plc. In addition, Mr. Varma serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Minco plc, Conquest Resources Limited and Xtierra Inc.. Previously, he was President of Westfield Minerals Limited and a director of Northgate Exploration Limited.
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Neil Steenberg - Corporate Secretary

Mr. Steenberg is Corporate Secretary. He has over 25 years experience in the practise of securities and mining law. Mr. Steenberg currently operates an independent business law practise. Prior to December 31, 2003, Mr. Steenberg was a Partner in the law firm of Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP where he served as Chair of the firm's national corporate finance and securities practice group. He is currently a Director and Secretary of Xtierra Inc. and Secretary & Director of Conquest Resources Limited.
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Senior Management Team (Subsidiary Operating Companies)


John F. Kearney - Chairman & CEO

John Kearney has over 40 years of experience in the mining industry. He is also Chairman or Director of a number of public companies including Canadian Zinc Corporation and Anglesey Mining plc. Mr. Kearney is also a Director of the Mining Association of Canada and is the immediate Past President of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut Chamber of Mines. Mr. Kearney is a member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Law Society of Ireland. He holds degrees in law and economics from University College Dublin and an M.B.A. degree from Trinity College Dublin. He qualified as a solicitor in Ireland and as a chartered secretary with the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in London.
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Richard Pinkerton - Chief Financial Officer

Richard Pinkerton was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2012. He joined the Company as Vice President, Finance in 2010. Prior to LIM, Richard spent ten years as an investment banker in the mining industry and five years with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Richard obtained his BA (Econ) from Harvard University and holds the Chartered Accountant and Chartered Financial Analyst designations.
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Rod Cooper - President & Chief Operating Officer

Rod Cooper was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer in November 2011. Rod is a mining engineer with a very distinguished career spanning over 30 years in the resource industry, having international experience in corporate development, engineering and operations. Prior to joining LIM, Rod was the Vice President, Senior Mining Analyst (base metals and iron ore) at Dundee Securities. He was formerly Chief Operating Officer for Baffinland Iron Mines, the owner of the Mary River project in Canada's Arctic region. Rod was also Vice President, Technical Services for Kinross Gold Corporation and has worked for Homestake Canada, Echo Bay Mines, Inco Metals and TD Bank. Rod holds a BSc (Hons) in Mining Engineering from Queen's University (1980) and an MBA from the University of Toronto (1984).
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Aiden Carey - Senior Vice President, Operations

Aiden Carey joined LIM in 2011 as Senior Vice President, Operations. Prior to joining the Company, Aiden spent nearly four years with Barrick Gold at their Toronto office. He has also held senior operating roles with Cliffs Natural Resources' Wabush Mines and Cliffs' Michigan operations. Aiden is responsible for LIM's operating functions, including mining and processing, operations and transportation. Additionally, he holds responsibility for the Company's exploration efforts and the project teams in developing new resources to create LIM's future operating mines in the Labrador Trough.
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Larry LeDrew - Vice President, Sustainable Development

Larry LeDrew joined LIM in 2012 as Vice President, Sustainable Development and is responsible for obtaining regulatory approval in the areas of environmental management and permitting for the Company. Larry is an Aquatic Ecologist and brings over 30 years of experience in the science and environmental field. Prior to joining LIM, Larry worked for Sikumiut Environmental Management Ltd., a private environmental consulting firm. He also spent over 20 years with Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro and another 11 years with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Larry holds a BSc (Biology) from Memorial University and an MSc from the University of Waterloo and has authored various scientific papers and publications.
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Jan Polley - Director, Rail Services

Jan Polley joined LIM in 2012 as Director, Rail Services, responsible for LIM's current railway operations as well as the development of railway services for future projects. Jan has extensive experience with both Class 1 and Short Line railway operations across North America and brings 40 years of experience in the industry. Prior to joining LIM, Jan held senior operating and executive positions with Canadian National Railway, Railtex, RailAmerica, Orca Railway Systems and Trillium Railway Company. Jan has also worked internationally, consulting in the industry in Egypt, Botswana and Indonesia. He is past Director of the Railway Association of Canada and currently a Director of the Toronto Railway Club.
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