Mr. John Burzynski has been the President, Chief Executive Officer of Osisko Mining Inc. (TSX:OSK) since 2015. He is a professional geologist registered in Quebec, and has over 30 years of experience on Canadian and international exploration and mining projects, and has in-depth experience in developing and implementing strategy, financing and marketing initiatives for emerging mining companies. Mr. Burzynski is one of the three original founders of Osisko Mining Corporation, where he held various positions including Vice President Exploration and Vice President Corporate Development until its ultimate sale in 2014 for $4.1B. John was subsequently Senior Vice President of New Business Development of Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd. from 2014 – 2016, where he remains on the Board of Directors. Among other awards, Mr. Burzynski was a co-winner together with Sean Roosen and Robert Wares of the PDAC “Prospector of the Year Award” for 2007 and the Northern Miner’s “Mining Men of the Year” for 2009. Mr. Burzynski holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in geology from Mount Allison University, and a Master of Science in exploration and mineral economics from Queen’s University.