Gordon is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Alloycorp Mining Inc. He has a long career as a corporate director, senior executive, investment banker and geoscientist in the mining sector. He concluded his investment-banking career in 2012 as Vice Chairman, Metals & Mining, of Standard Chartered Bank, joining the bank after the sale of Gryphon Partners where he was a co-founder and Managing Partner. He also held senior investment banking positions with National Bank Financial Inc., N.M. Rothschild & Sons Canada and CIBC Wood Gundy Securities, among others.
Gordon is currently a director of Orvana Minerals Corp. and Royal Gold, Inc. and is a member of the Foundation Board of Bridgepoint Active Healthcare in Toronto. He holds a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in Applied Science from Queen's University and earned professional certifications as a Professional Engineer (Ontario) and as a Corporate Director (ICD.D.) from the Rotman School of Business.
Keenly interested in social and development issues, Gordon leverages his business experience in strategy, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and banking, along with his technical background to create solutions that benefit all corporate stakeholders. In 2013, he was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his work as a member of the Champions Board of Right to Play Canada where he serves as Chairman.