Management Team

Wes Adams

CEO, Director

A third generation mining executive, Mr. Adams has spent his career working exclusively in the precious metals mining and energy industries in both operational and management roles. He started his career in Guyana, in operations management for a privately-owned gold exploration company that discovered and developed the eleven-million-ounce Toroparu Deposit. After a successful reverse take-over, he joined Sandspring Resources (now Gold X Mining) and assisted in raising nearly $100 million of public equity capital for the company. In 2014, he moved to the Powder River Basin of Wyoming and founded and operated an oil and gas services company called Energy Fuels Environmental, which he sold to a major midstream energy company in 2017.

Robert Doyle


Mr. Doyle is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant (1983) and is Sr. VP at Pacific Opportunity Capital Ltd., a company specializing in providing management and financial consulting services to public and private companies. Bob has more than 30 years experience in mergers & acquisitions for succession planning in Canada and the USA and holds Bachelor of Science and Licentiate of Accounting degrees from the University of British Columbia and is articled with Touche Ross & Co, now Deloitte LLP.

William Van Horne

Corporate Secretary

Mr. Van Horne is a member of the Law Societies of Alberta and Ontario with 17 years of experience in corporate governance, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and securities regulation. He is currently a member of the Alberta and National Advisory Committees of the TSX Venture Exchange and acts as a director or officer of several private and public companies.

Michael Page

Chief Geologist

With nearly 50 years of experience in the mining and exploration industry, Mr. Page brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the Visionary Gold team. Mr. Page is a recognized nickel geologist and has been active throughout the world. He served as Director of Exploration at Norilsk Nickel, one of the world's largest nickel and palladium producers, where he was responsible for exploration, development, mining geology, and reserve estimation. He was Vice President Exploration for Ivanhoe Mines group companies in China and Southern Africa, spearheaded worldwide nickel exploration for BHP and Gold Fields and has held senior positions with several other successful companies, including Western Mining Corporation (WMC). He is a Qualified Person under Australian JORC and National Instrument 43-101 – *Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects* of the Canadian Securities Administrators.