Defiance Silver Corp. (“Defiance”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Roy Bonnell to the position of President and CEO. Mr. Bonnell has over 20 years of experience in venture capital investment, finance and mergers & acquisitions. Mr. Bonnell provides Defiance with the financing and management abilities necessary to rapidly advance and grow the San Acacio Silver deposit in Mexico.
From 2007-2015, Mr. Bonnell served as President and CEO of Argex Titanium Inc., overseeing its rapid expansion from a mining exploration company to an emerging specialty chemical producer. Argex grew to be the Second Best Performing Mining stock on the Venture’s 2013 Top 50 list. From 2005-2009, he was Managing Director & Founder of Atwater Financial Group, an independent financial and strategic advisory service. He also served at investment dealers and merchant banks including Dundee Securities Limited, Hampton Securities Limited, Benvest Associates Inc. and Two Roads Investments Inc.