Geoffrey P. Gold was appointed Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development, and Chief Legal Officer on August 9, 2012.
Geoff first joined Kinross as Senior Vice-President and Chief Legal Officer on May 24, 2006. In March 2008, Mr. Gold was appointed Executive Vice-President and Chief Legal Officer. With more than 16 years in the mining industry, Mr. Gold has extensive legal experience, both domestic and international. Previously, he was Vice-President, Assistant Secretary and Associate General Counsel for Placer Dome.
Mr. Gold completed his Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (with Honours) at the University of British Columbia and was called to the Bar in 1990. He also served approximately five years in private practice with the Vancouver law firm of Bull, Housser and Tupper.