Jeffrey Mason is the Managing Director of Bitfury Canada. He joined Bitfury from Hut 8, one of the world’s largest public cryptocurrency mining companies. Jeffrey has more than 25 years of public company experience in mining exploration, development, construction and operation for metals and diamond projects in the Americas (North and South), Asia and Africa. He served for eight years as director, audit chair and compensation/corporate governance chair of TSX/NASDAQ-listed, Coastal Contacts Inc., an online e-retailer. Jeffrey began his career with Deloitte LLP as a Chartered Professional Accountant, followed by six years at Barrick Gold Corporation in mineral exploration, construction and operations reporting. Mr. Mason is currently an independent board director and health, safety and environment committee chair of Great Panther Silver Limited, (TSX/NYSE
MKT) a precious metals mines operator in Mexico and Peru; director and audit chair of Torq Resources Inc. (TSX-V); director and audit chair of Libero Mining Corporation (TSX-V); and former lead independent director and audit chair of Hut 8 Mining Corp. (TSX-V) from inception in March 2018 to August 2018.