Geoffrey Burns

Geoffrey Burns has over 30 years of progressively more senior management experience in the mining industry. Currently, Mr. Burns is the Chairman of Maverix Metals Inc. and prior to this he was the President, CEO and Director at Pan American Silver Corp. During his 12 year tenure at Pan American, the company increased its silver production from 7.5 million ounces to over 26 million ounces annually; becoming the second largest primary silver producer in the world. Mr. Burns brings extensive experience throughout North and South America in mine operations and project development. He has also led numerous capital market transactions including placements of equity, debt and convertible debt, and he was instrumental in completing several cornerstone acquisitions for Pan American. Mr. Burns holds a B.Sc. Majors degree in Geology from McMaster University, and an MBA from York University