Mr. Koziol was appointed as a Technical Consultant to Foran Mining Corporation in February, 2013. He is an experienced and highly successful geologist, with over 30 years in the mining and exploration industry and a number of Canadian base and precious metal discoveries to his credit, including the McIlvenna Bay deposit. Mr. Koziol is a graduate of McGill University and is a member of the APGO and the APEO.
Mr. Koziol has served as the President and a Director of Alto Ventures Ltd. since 2004. Previously, he held technical positions with the Saskatchewan Mining Development Corporation and subsequently Cameco Gold Inc. from 1978 to 2002.