Harold B. Loyer (Bernie) has over 45 years of industry experience. Mr. Loyer joined Torex Gold as Project Director, Mexico, in March 2015 and led the completion of the El Limon Guajes Project through construction to commissioning an on to commercial status by April 2016, continuing as the Vice President, Operations until November 2017. Prior to March 2015, Mr. Loyer was employed by Goldcorp, where he led the completion of construction through to commercial production for the Peñasquito operation in Mexico. As Vice President, Projects South America for Goldcorp, Mr. Loyer led both the El Morro and Cerro Negro Projects, the latter in Argentina beginning with engineering through construction and on to commercial production status in January 2015. Prior to joining Goldcorp in early 2005, Mr. Loyer spent five years at FLSmidth Minerals serving as Vice President, Minerals Technology and Chief Product Officer where he was responsible for all global process technology, manufacturing and material handling. Prior to that he served 15 years with BHP Billiton, spending the last 10 years in Peru and Chile where he held operational and project leadership roles.
Mr. Loyer has served on the boards of various international companies including KOCH-MVT Material Handling, RAHCO International, Conveyor Engineering, Excel Foundry and CEIM Centro de Entrenamiento Industrial y Minero in Antofagasta, Chile.