President, Principal Geologist & Founder of Orix Geoscience Inc.
Shastri Ramnath is the co-founder, President and Principal Geologist of Orix Geoscience Inc. Throughout her 15 years in the exploration and mining industry, Shastri has worked on projects in Canada (Nunavut, Manitoba, Ontario, and Quebec), the United States (Nevada), South America (Chile, Ecuador, and Peru), and Africa (Guinea, Burkina Faso, Zambia, Namibia, and South Africa). Her experience includes working with Falconbridge Limited in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the Exploration and Resource Group of FNX Mining (now KGHM International) in Sudbury, Ontario, and as the President, CEO and Director of Bridgeport Ventures, a junior mining exploration company publically traded on the TSX. In addition, Shastri is currently on the board of directors of Canadian Silver Hunter, a junior exploration company that focuses on silver exploration in Canada. Shastri holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in Geological Sciences from the University of Manitoba, a M.Sc. in Exploration Geology from Rhodes University, South Africa, and an MBA from Athabasca University.