About

Management

Ross McElroy

Ross McElroy

CEO, President & Director

Mr. McElroy is a professional geologist with over 35 years of experience in the mining industry. He is the winner of the 2014 PDAC Bill Dennis award for exploration success and the Northern Miner 'Mining Person of the Year'. He has comprehensive experience with working and managing many types of mineral projects from the grass roots exploration to feasibility and production.

Mr. McElroy has held senior technical and executive positions with both major and junior mining companies, which include BHP Billiton, Cogema Canada, and Cameco. He was a member of the early stage discovery team of the giant MacArthur River uranium deposit.

Mr. McElroy was a key part of the hugely successful Fission Energy Corp. team as President, COO and Chief Geologist. He headed up the technical team that made the discovery at Waterbury Lake, SK and Fission Uranium Corp.'s Triple R deposit at its PLS project. Mr. McElroy assumed the role of CEO in September 2020.

Mr. McElroy received a Bachelor's Degree in Science, with a Specialization in Geology from the University of Alberta in 1987 and is a registered professional geologist in Saskatchewan, British Columbia and Nunavut/Northwest Territories.

Qualified Person

The technical information in this website has been prepared in accordance with the Canadian regulatory requirements set out in National Instrument 43-101 and reviewed on behalf of the company by Ross McElroy, P.Geol. President and CEO for Fission Uranium Corp., a Qualified Person.


Chris Sammartino

Chris Sammartino

Mr. Sammartino is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years of experience in the mining and junior mining industries. Prior to joining Fission in 2018, Mr. Sammartino held a variety of accounting and management roles with both private and exchange listed companies. Mr. Sammartino holds a Bachelor of Management degree from the University of Lethbridge.


Bob Hemmerling

Senior Manager, Investor Relations

Bob Hemmerling is a highly experienced investor relations and corporate operations professional with nearly 26 years in the mining industry. He has served as the IR and administrative manager for a number of public companies, including Strathmore Minerals and Fission Energy, which was named a Top 50 TSX Venture company for market performance.