Anaconda Copper Company, Littleton, USA
Douglas B. Silver has experienced a wide-ranging career in the minerals industry, ranging from prospecting geologist to portfolio manager. He served in various roles for Anaconda Copper Company, Noranda, Bond International Gold, Orion Resource Partners and his private company - Balfour Holdings. Mr. Silver is best known to Canadian investors for founding, building and ultimately selling International Royalty Corporation for a handsome premium. Douglas also founded the Denver Gold Group, the preeminent gold investment forum.
In his spare time, Douglas is a well-known mineral economist, keynote speaker and author. He has testified three times to the U.S. Congress on mining-related issues. Mr. Silver’s strong interest in education and women’s issues has kept him busy serving on advisory boards for the University of Arizona and Colorado School of Mines. Douglas was inducted into the U.S. National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum in September 2018.