Mitchell J. Krebs, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mitchell J. Krebs was named President and CEO in July, 2011. He joined Coeur in 1995 after spending several years in the investment banking industry in New York. Mr. Krebs has held various positions in the corporate development department, including Senior Vice President of Corporate Development. In March, 2008, Mr. Krebs was named Chief Financial Officer, a position he held until being appointed President and CEO. He holds a BS in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard University.  

Peter C. Mitchell, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Peter Mitchell came to Coeur from Taseko Mines Limited where he served as Chief Financial Officer. In that capacity he led Taseko's financial operations, including sourcing strategic capital to fund the company's strategic growth plan. Previously, Mr. Mitchell was involved in leading and managing growth in private equity portfolio companies through acquisitions, integrations and greenfield initiatives. Mr. Mitchell is a Chartered Accountant with a BA in Economics from the University of Western Ontario and an MBA from the University of British Columbia.

Frank L. Hanagarne, Jr,. Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Frank Hanagarne was most recently Chief Operating Officer of Valcambi, SA, a precious metal refiner in Switzerland, in which Newmont Mining Corporation has an equity interest. Prior to his appointment as operations head of Valcambi in early 2011, Mr. Hanagarne was a Director of Corporate Development for Newmont. Mr. Hanagarne's 17 years of service at Newmont has included positions of increasing responsibility within key areas of Newmont's operations and business functions as well as environmental, health and safety. He has a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Nevada, Reno, and a Bachelor of Metallurgical Engineering degree from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.

Mike Harrison, Vice President, Corporate Development

Mike Harrison is responsible for finding and developing external growth opportunities that enhance stockholder value and improve Coeur’s portfolio of operations and projects. Most recently, he led transaction activities around the Joaquin and La Preciosa projects as well as Global Royalty Corp., which augmented Coeur’s existing royalty streams to create Coeur Capital. Prior to joining Coeur, Mr. Harrison was Director of Investment Banking for the Mining Group at Cormark Securities Inc. He also spent eight years in BHP Billiton's Global Exploration Group working in Canada, Chile, India, and Tanzania. Mr. Harrison holds a B.Sc.E Geophysics from Queen’s University and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario.

Keagan J. Kerr, Vice President, Human Resources and Communication

Keagan J. Kerr leads the organization in all aspects of human resource and corporate communication programs across Coeur’s operating regions-including employee and public relations, executive compensation, talent attraction, leadership development and strengthening of organization capability. He has a track record of accomplishment in large scale mining operations on multiple continents through various leadership roles with Barrick Gold Corporation, including regional head of the talent management & leadership development portfolio in the Australia Pacific region, and previously as Manager, Organization Development at the Cortez operation in Nevada. Mr. Kerr holds a BA in Public Relations and Communication from Florida Southern College and a MA in Organization Leadership from Gonzaga University.

Casey Nault, Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Casey Nault has extensive experience as a corporate and securities lawyer, including prior in-house positions with Starbucks and Washington Mutual and law firm experience with Graham & Dunn in Seattle and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in Los Angeles. His experience includes securities compliance and SEC reporting, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities offerings and other strategic transactions. Mr. Nault has a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Washington and received his law degree from the University of Southern California Law School.

Joe Phillips, Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer

Joe Phillips has extensive experience in mine development and operations and has a proven record of leadership and team building resulting in successfully building mines on time and on budget. Mr. Phillips comes to Coeur from Silver Standard Resources where he served as Senior Vice President of Operations and Development and acting Chief Operating Officer. Prior to that, Mr. Phillips served as Senior Vice President of Project Development at Pan American Silver. Mr. Phillips is a graduate of the Colorado School of Mines and has completed Graduate studies in Engineering Management at the University of South Florida.

Hans Rasmussen, Vice President, Exploration

Hans Rasmussen was appointed Vice President of Exploration in September 2013. Mr. Rasmussen has many years of experience in the mining business, 16 years of which were with senior producers Newmont Mining and Kennecott/Rio Tinto; as well as serving as a consultant for senior producers such as BHP, Teck-Cominco and Quadra Mining. Since 2004, he has been an officer or served on the Board of Directors of several junior public exploration companies with gold and silver projects in Quebec, Nevada, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru, and Bolivia. Mr. Rasmussen has a Master of Science in Geophysics from the University of Utah, and Bachelor of Science degrees in Geology and Physics from Southern Oregon University.

Humberto Rada, President, Manquiri

Humberto Rada was appointed President of Coeur South America and of Coeur’s Bolivian subsidiary Empresa Minera Manquiri, S.A. in July 2008. Prior to that Mr. Rada served as General Manager for Newmont Mining Corporation’s Bolivian company Inti Raymi. Mr. Rada is currently President of Bolivia’s National Mining Association and has over 23 years of experience in South American mining and finance.  

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