Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
An economic geologist with over 30 years of experience, much of Felix’s work has involved independent geological due diligence and mineral property valuation work in support of public company disclosure, projects fundraising, and M&A transactions. Felix has worked with both major and junior exploration companies on grass-roots to advanced-stage exploration projects in North America, Europe, South America, Asia, and Africa, involving a variety of deposit types and commodities. Felix is currently the President & CEO of Willeson Metals Corp., and is actively exploring in northern Manitoba.
As a Director and Vice President with the PDAC, Felix has served on the Executive, Governance & Nominating, Human Resource Development, and Membership committees. Much of his 13 years with PDAC has focused on tackling the human resource challenges facing the industry and helping grow PDAC’s Student and Early Career Program, including PDAC’s Student-Industry Mineral Exploration Workshop (S-IMEW).
Felix is a registered Professional Geoscientist (P.Geo.) in the province of Ontario and a member of the Society of Economic Geologists. He received his B.Sc. in Geology from McMaster University, and earned his MBA at York University and Northwestern University.