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Tasman Metals Ltd.

Tasman Metals Ltd.

Sector: Miscellaneous Metal Ores Not Elsewhere Classified Region: Canada


: | NYSE MKT: TAS | TSX Venture Exchange: TSM | NYSE MKT: TAS | TSX Venture Exchange: TSM


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Tasman Metals Ltd. is a junior resource company. It engages in the acquisition and exploration of mineral resources and rare earth elements, such as zirconium, hafnium, and niobium and iron ore projects. The company focuses on the exploration of the Norra Karr project, which is located in southern Sweden. Tasman Metals was founded on October 22, 2009 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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Mark Saxon, President & CEO Tasman Metals (CVE:TSM) video interview with Proactiveinvestors

Mark Saxon, President & CEO Tasman Metals (CVE:TSM), tells Proactiveinvestors that with $9mln in the bank the company has the funds needed to 'go ahead' over the next twelve months. Mark says that while Norra Karr will always be the 'bulk of the budget', Tasman will be taking the Olserum project forward and is a good second asset to own. - PDAC2013

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Mark Saxon, President & CEO Tasman Metals (CVE:TSM) video interview with Proactiveinvestors

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Executives

Mark Saxon B.Sc.(Hons) GDipAppFin, MAusIMM MAIG, President & CEO, Director
As founding President & CEO of Tasman Metals Ltd, Mr. Saxon brings 18 years of experience in exploration and resource geology. He graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1991 with a First Class Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Geology. In 2006, Mr Saxon achieved a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment through the Financial Services Institute of Australasia. Mr Saxon is a founding Director of Mawson Resources Ltd (MAW:TSX) and for the last 5 years he has managed Mawson's uranium projects across Europe as Vice-President Exploration. Prior to joining Mawson Resources, he was employed by a number of Canadian exploration companies undertaking project assessment and acquisition for gold and base metal projects. Mr Saxon has also worked for Pasminco Ltd in Australia and South America in senior technical roles. Mr Saxon has familiarity with a large number of mineralised terranes and individual mineral deposits and specialises in regional project generation for metals and exploration geochemistry. His experience ranges from first pass project generation to resource definition. Mr Saxon brings extensive experience and practical knowledge of the geology, prospectivity and operating environments of Australia, Europe and South America. Mr Saxon sits on the Advisory Board Hansa Resources Ltd (TSXv:HRL). He is a member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Australian Institute of Geoscientists.
David Henstridge B.Sc (Hons) FAusIMM, MAIG, MGSAust, P.Geo., Non-Executive Chairman, Director
Mr. Henstridge, a Professional Geologist with over 37 years of experience in mineral exploration, is Non Executive of the Company. He is currently President, CEO, and a Director of Tumi Resources Limited, a Director of Tinka Resources Limited, and a Director of Mawson Resources Limited all mineral exploration companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange or Toronto Stock Exchange. He graduated from the University of Adelaide in 1971 with a B.Sc. (honours) in Geology. He has over 20 years' experience in managing publicly traded companies.
Nick DeMare CA, Chief Financial Officer, Director
Mr. DeMare is a chartered accountant and a director of the Company. He has been a director and officer of many publicly listed companies in the resource sector since 1986 providing accounting, management, securities regulatory compliance and corporate secretarial services. He graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1977 with a Bachelor of Commerce.
Michael Robert Hudson, B.Sc (Hons) , Director
Mr. Hudson is a founding Director of Tasman Metals Ltd with 19 years of experience in mineral exploration in Australia, Asia, South America and Europe. He has developed junior exploration companies over the past 9 years in the Canadian and Australian markets. Mr Hudson graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1990 with a First Class B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology and a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment through the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA), in which he received the Tolhurst Noall Prize for achieving the top ranking in the State of Victoria, Australia for "Mining Investment Analysis". For the past five years he has headed Mawson Resources Ltd as President & CEO and lead its development as a founding Director from a junior Venture Exchange-listed gold explorer to a respected European uranium focussed Toronto Stock Exchange listed company (MAW:TSX). Previously he has initiated projects for the junior resource sector in Australia, Argentina, Peru and Mexico and prior to this he gained exploration to pre-feasibility project management experience in Pakistan, Australia and Peru for Pasminco Ltd, and in the arctic areas of northern Sweden under a BHP-funded joint venture. His discoveries include the Portia gold deposit in the Olary district of South Australia and the Duddar Pb-Zn mine in Pakistan. Mr Hudson sits on the Board of Mawson Resources Ltd, and the Advisory Boards for Salazar Resources Ltd (TSXv:SRL) and Hansa Resources Ltd (TSXv:HRL). He is a Fellow of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and Member of both the Society for Economic Geologists and Australian Institute of Geoscientists.
Robert G. Atkinson, Director
Mr. Atkinson has been in the investment industry for over 30 years. He is former President and CEO of Loewen Ondaatje McCutcheon & Co Ltd., one of Canada's most respected investment dealers. He now serves as Director of Trimin Capital Inc., Quest Capital Corp. and a number of other public companies. Mr. Atkinson received a B.Comm. degree from the University of British Columbia.
Gile Leathley, Director
Gil Leathley brings over 50 years of senior experience encompassing all aspects of international mining operations. Between the periods of 1975 to 2000, Mr. Leathley was the driving force in overseeing the development of six major operating mines on behalf of Noranda Mining, Corona Resources and Homestake Mining. Strategic development included the Golden Giant, Jolu, Eskay Creek, Santa Fe, Ruby Hill and Nickel Plate mines. During his tenure, he held various senior management and operating positions, ranging from Mine Superintendent and General Manager to Senior Vice President, and Chief Operating Officer. His responsibilities included overseeing mine development and operations with work forces of up to 2,500 employees. As a noted specialist in operational economics and company finances, he also played a key leadership role in the evaluation of acquisitions and the integration of acquisitions with the various parent companies.
Jim Powell, P.Eng CFA, Vice President Corporate Development
Mr. Powell joined Tasman Metals in July 2011 as the Vice President of Corporate Development. His responsibilities include furthering and executing corporate strategy, coordinating investor relations and advancing general corporate development activities. Prior to joining Tasman, Mr. Powell spent over 7 years in equity research Toronto covering a variety of industries including specialty metals and rare earths. Prior to joining the financial industry, He worked for eight years in various process engineering and management positions in a global electronics manufacturing company. Mr. Powell graduated from the University of Toronto in 1998 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical and Metallurgical Engineering, as well as graduating from York University's Schulich School of Business in 2004 with a Master of Business Administration. Mr. Powell is also a professional engineer (2000) and a CFA charter holder (2007).
Mariana Bermudz, Corporate Secretary
Ms. Bermudez has 15 years of experience in corporate roles for publicly traded companies. In addition, she is the corporate secretary for Tumi Resources Limited, Tinka Resources Limited, and Mawson Resources Limited listed on the TSX Venture Exchange or Toronto Stock Exchange.
Henning Holstrom, Project Development Manager
Henning Holmstrom is a mining engineer (M.Sc. Geotechnology) with a Ph. D. in Applied Geology. Mr. Holmstrom has approximately 17 years of experience from different management positions with various companies and Swedish authorities. He has worked in the start-up of operation (permitting, base-lines, tailings etc.) to mine-closure and rehabilitation as well as mine-water treatment. Mr. Holmstrom was previously employed by Golder Associates Sweden where he had a management position (Client Sector Leader Mining Scandinavia as well as business unit manager). In the past, Mr. Holmstrom has also worked for the Swedish Geological Survey as a project manager. As a consultant, he worked in Sweden for companies such as Boliden, LKAB, Nordic Iron Ore, Kopparberg Mineral, Avalon Minerals and Northland Resources. Mr. Holmstrom has also worked outside of Sweden, mainly in REE-projects. Mr. Holmstrom is also a member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM), Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM), The Swedish Geotechnical Society (SGF) and the International Mine Water Association (IMWA).

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