Executive Chairman of the Board
Mr. Ross J. Beaty is Executive Chairman of the Board of Alterra Power Corporationration Mr. Beaty is a geologist and resource company entrepreneur with more than 37 years of experience in the international minerals industry. Mr. Beaty is the founder of Pan American Silver Corporationration and has served as its Chairman since 1994. Mr. Beaty also founded and guided a number of other junior resource development companies to sale to producers. Mr. Beaty is a past President of the Silver Institute in Washington D.C. a Fellow of the Geological Association of Canada and the Canadian Institute of Mining and a recipient of the Institutes Past Presidents Memorial Medal. In 2007 Mr. Beaty received the Colin Spence Award from the Association of Mineral Exploration of B.C. for excellence in global mineral exploration and in 2008 Mr. Beaty received the Mining Person of the Year award from the Mining Association of B.C. and the Ernst Young Natural Resource Entrepreneur of the Year award. Mr. Beaty is a supporter of environmental projects such as the Beaty Biodiversity Centre of the University of British Columbia and he is a board member of the Nature Trust of British Columbia.
Age: 63 Chairman Since 2011