Corporate information


Bernard J. Tourillon, MBA – Chairman and CEO, Director
For the last 20 years, Mr Tourillon has held senior-level executive positions with extensive finance, marketing, administration and public accounting experience in diverse industries including exploration and mining companies. Since joining HPQ Silicon in 2006, he has participated in fund raising activities and financial transactions worth over $12 million. Since 2010 he is participating into the transformation of HPQ Silicon from a simple exploration Corporation into High Purity Quartz and Gold exploration company focused on generating free cash flow. Mr. Tourillon was also instrumental in securing a partnership with Pyrogenesis, a world leader in plasma technology, to develop the PUREVAP ™ QUARTZ VAPORIZATION REACTOR.

Patrick Levasseur, – President and COO, Director
10 years experience as an Investment Executive with various Canadian Securities firms (ScotiaMcLeod, Research Capital, Laurentian Bank Securities). Previously, Mr Levasseur work as a Sales Executive and Director of Sales for major hotels. During which he was Founder and President of the Quebec Hotel Sales & Marketing Association. Other notable entrepreneurial accomplishments was to help in the expansion of the family business of retail Bridal Centers, founding and then selling a POS Technology company and a personal interest in geology and prospecting lead to the creation of Ice Age Gold Corporation

Daryl Hodges, – Independent Director
Mr. Hodges brings over 35 years of capital markets and global mining industry experience.  He was a founding partner of Jennings Capital Inc. and from 2010 – 2013, he served as Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman, as well as Director of Jennings Capital (U.S.A.). Inc. Mr. Hodges is a geologist and currently serves as President of capital markets advisory firm, Ladykirk Capital Advisors.

Peter H. Smith PhD, P.Eng.
Peter H. Smith is a Director and founder of Fancamp Exploration Ltd. and is presently Chairman of the Board and President. He has been a Director of Fancamp Exploration Ltd. and its predecessor company, Fancamp Resources Ltd, since January 1986. He is presently a Director of Lamêlée Iron Ore Ltd., since May of 2014 and served as a Director of Argex Titanium Inc. from October 2009 to May 2013.  He has served as a Director of Litewave Corp. and St. Georges Platinum Base Metals Ltd. since January 2010, leaving the latter company in October 2010.  He was a Director of Golden Hope Mines Ltd from May 1997 to August 2009.  He is a member of the Ontario Order of Professional Engineers and is a former Director of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada

Richard Mimeau, Bc, Director
Mr. Mimeau holds a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from the University du Quebec a Montreal. He is currently General Director of the “Conseil des entreprise de services environnementaux”. Mr Mimeau has many years experience in managerial positions in private companies as well as in political parties and associations. Notably, he has worked as advisor and campaign organiser for many promenant federal, provincial and municipal leaders.

Noelle Drapeau, LLL, MBA, PMP – Corporate Secretary, Director
31 years of experience in commercial law. Certified ITIL, Ms Drapeau performs project management in best business practices development and implementation in competitiveness and regulated activity sectors. She has achieved various business processes development, implementation, management and optimization projects in investment products, financial institutions and telecommunications sectors.

Robert Robitaille, MBA and L. Ph., Director
A management consultant for over 40 years, he worked for different entities in Canada and in other countries. Since 1989, Mr. Robitaille is a director and the President of Secodev Management Group Inc., a firm focused on performing and developing organizations, effective management systems, efficient work organization and optimization of human resources.

Francois Rivard, CFO
20 years experience working in finance and accounting for private publicly traded companies (Group Dynamis, Group DTM, Socanav, Afri-Can Marine Minerals)

Marcel Drapeau, B.A., B.Sc. Com., LLL
Company Lawyer


Vivian Stuart-Williams, M.Sc. (SACNASP)
Technical and Geological Advisor

Remi Charboneau, Pgeo, PhD
Technical and Geological Advisor


Dr. Marc Richer-LaFlèche, Ph.D.
Professor of geology and research scientist at INRS


Year end: Dec 31th
Auditors: Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton
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Shares Issued: 168,987,616 (As of May 16, 2017)
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Important Notice
Please note that many if not most of the references to minerals reserves, resources, tonnages or grades referred in our press releases, geological summary reports or maps on this website are historical in nature. Furthermore some of these data were generated by the various sources prior to the implementation of NI 43-101 regulations. Readers are cautioned not to rely upon these information unless HPQ Silicon specifically indicates that they are NI 43-101 compliant.

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