Simon Clarke was CEO of M2 Cobalt Corp. at the time of its merger with Jervois Mining and has 25 years in senior roles focused on resources, energy and energy technologies. He was a Co-Founder, Director and former VP of OSUM Oil Sands from inception in 2005 and helped grow the company to a valuation of > US$1 billion and remains a Board Observer and Advisor.
Mr. Clarke was a former EVP at RailPower Technologies, which developed hybrid technologies for railroad and other applications, and helped grow the company from C$15 million market cap to over C$350 million in three years while raising more than C$125 million during that time.
Mr. Clarke qualified as a securities lawyer and then worked in investment banking and corporate broking and has been a director and advisor to a number of resources and energy technology companies. Mr. Clarke holds an LLB, Dip.LP from Aberdeen University in Scotland.