Simon Dyakowski, CFA, MBA
President & CEO
Mr. Dyakowski brings to Aztec over 12 years of corporate development and capital markets experience, with an expertise in strategic planning and execution, financing, and marketing of exploration companies.
Mr. Dyakowski most recently acted as an adviser to TSX Venture Exchange listed mineral exploration companies on their corporate development strategies. Mr. Dyakowski holds an MBA from the University of British Columbia, is a CFA charter holder and holds an undergraduate finance degree from the University of Western Ontario. He previously worked at the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ and Royal Bank of Canada dealing with investment-grade and mid-market Canadian corporate clients. Mr. Dyakowski has also worked in the equity research and equity sales departments at Salman Partners and Leede Financial.
Philip Yee, MBA, CPA
Philip Yee is a professional accountant with graduate degrees in business and engineering, and has over 20 years’ experience in corporate management, regulatory and compliance, accounting and audit, and taxation for both private and public companies.
From 1997 to 2003 he acted as Controller for Augusta Group. Following this Mr. Yee held various roles at Endeavour Silver Corp, including Chief Financial Officer. From November 2009 to October 2011 he was Chief Financial Officer and Vice-President of Finance for Parallel Resources Ltd. From 2003 to present, Mr. Yee has been the Controller and then Chief Financial Officer and Vice-President of Finance for Canarc Resource Corp.