Jason Bahnsen, B.Sc. Mining Engineering, MBA
CEO and Director
Mr. Bahnsen is a mining engineer with over 30 years of experience in natural-resources finance and operations.
Jason's experience spans all facets of the mining industry from his early days when he spent several years working as a development miner for Canadian mine contracting companies at operations throughout Canada and at the Freeport copper/gold operations in Indonesia, to operations leadership roles (shiftboss/crew leader) for an operating underground gold mine, to engineering and executive roles with Rio Tinto (where he was involved in the development of the Century Zinc Mine in northern Queensland Australia), to resource investment banking (including Deutsche Bank and Macquarie Bank), to CEO of private and listed exploration and development resource companies.
Prior to joining Northern Lights, Jason was CEO of Falcon Isle Resources (private), CEO of Strata Minerals Inc a TSX.V listed phosphate explorer, Head of Corporate Finance for Fox Davies Capital in London UK, and Director at Deutsche Bank AG, including serving as the Head of Deutsche Bank's Metals and Mining investment banking practice in Asia.