MichaEl A. Konnert - President, Chief Executive Officer
Michael Konnert founded Vizsla Resources in 2017. He is President & CEO and Director of the Company.
Mr. Konnert is co-founder and Partner of Inventa Capital Corp., a private natural resource investment company. Previously, he was co-founder and CEO of Cobalt One Energy Corp. which was acquired by Blackstone Minerals Ltd. (ASX-BSX) in 2017. He has nearly a decade of experience in the natural resources industry, specifically in executing successful corporate strategies for mineral exploration companies. Mr. Konnert started his career with Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX-PVG) shortly after their $265M IPO. Following that, he spent three years with Riverside Resources Inc. (TSXV-RRI). Mr. Konnert holds a BCom from Royal Roads University and a Diploma in Entrepreneurship from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
CHARLES FUNK - Vice President, Exploration
Charles has over thirteen years of industry experience, most recently as the Vice President of New Opportunities and Exploration at Evrim Resources. Previously, Charles worked as a geologist and geophysicist for Newcrest Mining and Oxiana/OZ Minerals with a focus on business development and early stage exploration in North and South America, Australia and South-East Asia. Mr. Funk also has a wide range of experience in porphyry, epithermal and Iron Oxide Copper Gold (IOCG) deposits in both North and South America and the Asia-Pacific region.
Charles holds a degree in Space Science from La Trobe University and an honours degree in Earth Science from the University of Melbourne.
Martin bajic - Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Bajic holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree and a Diploma in Accounting from the University of British Columbia and is a Chartered Professional Accountant. Since August 2011, Mr. Bajic has served as Chief Financial Officer and a director of Navy Resources Corp., a junior mining company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. Mr. Bajic has also served as a director and senior executive officer of numerous public companies.
JeNNIFER Hanson - Corporate Secretary
Jennifer is a highly dedicated and versatile Senior Professional who is leveraging 22+ years of excellence in all aspects of human resource management, accounting, and administration, by generating invoices, resolving problems quickly, designing email system, processing income statement requests, administering HR functions, and achieving outcomes through a people-first method.