Scott McLean, HBSc., P.Geo.

Mr. McLean has over 30 years of experience including 23 years with Falconbridge Limited / Xstrata Nickel in exploration and management resulting in the discovery of various mineral deposits including the 17 million tonne Nickel Rim South deposit in Sudbury, Ontario. For his role in this discovery, he was named the Prospector of the Year in 2004 by the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada. He was also appointed to the transitional board of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario and has represented the profession as President. In addition to Transition Metals, Mr. McLean sits on the boards of Tesoro Minerals Corp, Sudbury Platinum Corporation (private), Carolina Gold Resources Inc. (private) and Canadian Gold Miner (private)

Thomas Atkins, B.Sc., MBA

Mr. Atkins is an accomplished mining executive who has successfully led exploration and development initiatives in the Americas over the past 30 years. He has a background in geology, investment banking, investor relations and corporate management. He has also served as a senior executive with small to large capitalization international mining companies with responsibility for the planning, execution and communication of short and long term corporate objectives and initiatives.


Mr Atkins has been CEO of 4 publicly listed exploration, mine development and mineral producing companies over the past 12 years and raised approximately $100 million in various equity and debt financings. He has been on the board of numerous mineral exploration and development companies, is fluent in Spanish and has worked or traveled in 76 different countries.

Jason Marks, P.Eng., MBA

Mr. Marks is the current CEO of Metric Asset Management. Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Fiera Quantum Limited, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of GMP Investment Management, Vice Chair at TD Securities responsible for a number of trading and derivatives products, a Senior Vice President at TD Bank where he held senior risk management roles, and Vice President of Citibank Canada. Mr. Marks has an M.B.A. from Harvard University and a B.E.Sc. from the University of Western Ontario.

Brian Montgomery,  LL.B.

Mr. Montgomery is a lawyer who is currently practicing Business, Corporate and Mining law, as Counsel in the Sudbury law firm of Moutsatsos, Laakso, Alexander LLP (MLA Law).  He formerly practiced law, with an emphasis in Corporate and Business law including mining law, as a senior partner with the firm of Weaver, Simmons LLP in Sudbury from March 1973 to 2016.
Mr. Montgomery is recognized for his expertise in all aspects of Mining, Corporate and Business law. In addition to the Board of Directors of Transition Metals Corp., he also sits on the Board of Governors of Laurentian University, Health Sciences North Research Institute, and SPC Nickel Corp.