The Team

Managing Partners

Senior Advisers

Richard L. Bedell

Certified Professional Geologist (CPG), Chairman of the Advisory Board

Richard L. Bedell is a director and President and Chief Executive Officer of Renaissance Gold Inc. (TSX: REN), a spin-out of the very successful AuEx Ventures. Along with Ron Parratt, Richard was a co-founder and Executive Vice President and Director for AuEx.

Richard has over 30 years of exploration experience including an adjunct faculty position in Exploration Geophysics at the Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering. Previous work experience includes Homestake Mining Company as part of the Global Target Selection Team and managing the Technical Group for exploration, and as an exploration geologist with BP Minerals and Rio Tinto. Richard is a recognized expert in remote sensing and geo-spatial technologies and was lead editor for a recent Society of Economic Geologists publication on remote-sensing and spectroscopy applications to mineral exploration.

Richard is a Certified Professional Geologist (CPG) with the American Institute of Professional Geologists. He is a graduate from The School of Natural Sciences & Mathematics, Hampshire College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1979, earned a Master of Science in geology from the University of Toronto in Ontario in 1985, and a Master of Science in Remote Sensing and GIS from the University of London, United Kingdom in 1986. Richard is a Fellow with the Society of Economic Geologists, a member of the Northwest Mining Association, the Geologic Remote Sensing Group, and a member of the Geological Society of Nevada.