Jorge Benavides – President and CEO, Director
Mr. Benavides has 30 years experience in the mining industry. Previous to accepting the position in Zincore Metals Inc., he was an independent consultant and Senior Advisor to the Chairman of Hochschild Mining plc. He was with Hochschild from 2001 through 2008 guiding the Company's exploration programs and was actively involved in acquisition activities. Prior to that, he spent eight years working for Phelps Dodge Mining Company in South America, including as Exploration Manager for the Andean Region. Mr. Benavides holds a M.Sc. in Ore Deposits and Exploration from Stanford University and a B.Sc. in Geological Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.