Lion One Metals appoints John F. Robinson to board
Mr. Robinson's career as a CPA and CA includes over 23 years as a tax partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Vancouver, where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions and international tax planning with a focus on the natural resource sector.
Mr. Robinson was the senior representative for the B.C. region on the firm's national quality and risk management committee, providing operational oversight for PwC tax partners.
He also served on PwC's Canadian innovation committee, focused on developing new business channels for the firm.
Mr. Robinson continues to serve PwC clients in a consulting role and serves in a leadership position as chief executive officer with a Vancouver-based financial institution, Truvera Trust Corp.
He earned his bachelor of commerce degree from the University of British Columbia and spent many years teaching tax courses to Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia students.
Specific to the mining resource sector, Mr. Robinson has led and assisted on a number of high-profile acquisitions, as well as being the lead service provider to a number of medium and large international mining companies.
Outside of the mining sector, Mr. Robinson has directed numerous high-profile initial public offerings for Canadian corporations and has also acted as lead acquisition strategist for various U.S. corporations investing in Canada. ■