CEO & Director
20+ years’ experience in corporate management, with a specific emphasis on strategic development and corporate governance. He has a global network of lithium industry contacts and is a pioneer in the rapidly evolving lithium space. Mr. Mintak was recognized as CEO of the top mining companies on the TSXV50 in both 2016 & 2018.
Dr. Andy Robinson
President, COO & Director
An experienced geoscientist with 20+ years of experience, a PhD in Geochemistry from the University of Bristol, UK, Dr. Andy Robinson has worked on a wide range of projects in the resource, power and energy sectors in Europe, Africa, and North and South America.
Kara Norman, CPA
Kara Norman is a Chartered Professional Accountant with extensive experience in financial reporting for exploration-stage resource companies. She previously held the position of Controller for Strata Gold Corporation (a subsidiary of Victoria Gold Corp.) and Tintina Resources Inc.
Professor Jason Hein
Selective Lithium Crystallization Technology
Prof. Jason Hein is a recognized global expert on the development and commercial application of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics on reaction optimization. Jason’s intellectual property (IP) protected work with Standard Lithium integrates machine learning and newly developed robotic tools to visualize and control reactions as they happen in real time.
Ross Lewis P. Eng
Senior Project Manager
Ross Lewis has over 45 years of experience in process engineering, mechanical engineering, materials handling systems design, project management, procurement and construction in projects around the globe. Ross will project manage the procurement and construction of the LiSTR Demonstration Plant.
Steve Ross P.Geol.
Senior Project Manager
Steve Ross is a senior business leader with almost 30 years of success in the energy and infrastructure consulting. Steve is an environmental and water resource professional. His water resources background includes hydrology, hydrogeology, water quality, groundwater modeling, and water resources evaluation, and he is Licensed as a Professional Geologist in California and Alberta.
Mr. Alvaro is a co-founder of Standard Lithium, has over two decades working primarily in the international capital markets. The breadth of his capital markets experience includes roles within wealth management, corporate finance, institutional sales, M&A, venture capital and private equity. Over the years, Mr. Alvaro has developed a passion for helping companies navigate from the private sector to the public markets. To-date, Anthony Alvaro has helped a number of companies across multiple industry sectors raise in excess of $500 million in aggregate. He has also held executive and board positions with a number of public and private companies.