Donald A. Whalen
Mr. Whalen is the former Executive Chairman of High River Gold Mines Limited (1992-2008), which owned and operated the New Britannia Mine, now referred to as the Snow Lake Mine, in the late 1990s. The Snow Lake stockpile was created from production attributable to the aforementioned mine in the 1950s.
Prior to being involved with High River, Mr. Whalen spent 29 years with IBM Canada Ltd. He is the past Chairman of the Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association (1998-2008), and he was Co-Chair of the Canada Russia Business Council (2004-2006). In addition to BacTech, he currently sits on the boards of Pancontinental Gold Corp. and Roscan Minerals Corporation. Mr. Whalen has been a Director of BacTech Environmental Corporation since March 14, 2012.