Vancouver, Canada – MineSense™ Technologies Ltd is pleased to welcome John Thompson asj its first independent director. The appointment is part of a recent multi-million dollar equity financing of the company by Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital.
John is currently the principal of PetraScience Consultants and a Professor at Cornell University. He was Vice President Technology and Development for Teck Resources until mid 2012. Prior to joining Teck in 1998, he was the Director of the Mineral Deposit Research Unit at the University of British Columbia, an industry-based and funded research group.
John is the President of the Canada Mining Innovation Council and Chair of Geoscience BC.