Magemi Mining Inc. is an independent consulting firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada. We provide services to the Mining industry in consulting, studies, engineering, design, commissioning, operations improvement, and financial services specializing in end-to-end Material Handling and Scheduling, Mineral Processing and Metallurgy, Environmental and Water, Capital and Operating Costs estimation and optimization, financials and economics, Projects and Projects Portfolio Management, independent NI43-101 compliant reports and feasibility studies. We also provide operations audits, support, optimization and improvements.
We strive to deliver boutique quality services to the Mining industry by promoting innovative technology, complete end-to-end optimization tools and software modules, combined with strong technical, financial, and management experience and practices, maximizing projects economics.
Georgi Doundarov, M.Sc., P. Eng., PMP, CCP
Technical Services Lead
25 years of extensive managerial, operations, technical, project and financial experience in Canada, Europe and Asia, covering the whole life cycle of a mine from studies, engineering, construction, commissioning and operations to closure. Indebt technical expertise in process engineering, plant design, construction, commissioning and closure, operations management, plant evaluation and optimization, NI43-101 compliant feasibility studies, metallurgical testing, R&D for base, precious, and ferrous metals and industrial minerals. Solid track in project management, project cost management and financial operations including M&A deals involvement from both client and consultant site. Professional Engineer of Ontario, certified as a Project Management Professional under the PMI, and a Certified Cost Professional under the AACEI. Qualified Person under the NI43-101 Standards.
Maria Christova, MA, CFA, PMP, FRM, CSC, MEDA
Financial Services Lead
With over 16 years in capital markets and finance in Canada, Europe and Asia, Maria has held executive positions at TD Securities, RBC Capital Markets and Manulife, spanning responsibilities that include budget management, sales, risk management, product and project management, resource and vendor management. With unwavering focus on results, she has structured financing for start-ups in the financial, telecommunications and mining space. Maria is certified as a Project Management Professional under the PMI, Chartered Financial Analyst under the CFA Institute, Financial Risk Manager under GARP and she is in the process of becoming a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) with CPA Ontario. She also holds Canadian Securities Course certification from the Canadian Securities Institute and Management of Enterprise Data Analytics certifications from University of Toronto.
Equipment Sales and Financing Lead
With 45 years of experience in comminution circuits, Mr. Wipf specializes in financing, acquisitions and strategic alignment of equipment lines for the company. He occupied various senior technical positions at Allis Chalmers, Koppers, MPSI/Svedala, Aerosion, Metso Minerals, Weir Minerals. He is the author of numerous technical papers related to mining and comminution, and has taught comminution classes at such schools as McGill University and the Colorado School of Mines. He was involved in the development of the Metso Vertimill in the late 1970s, and he developed the Vertimill slaker. He later started and sold the largest lime slaking system in the world. Mr. Wipf has a bachelor’s degree in both Chemical Engineering and Energetics, and has attended Rauma’s Business School for Senior Management and Product Management.
Daniel Dufort, P. Eng., Ing.
Senior Executive with over 38 years successful background in production, operations, sales, marketing and project management. He has earned a solid reputation as an experience hands-on professional who can quickly motivate and rally a team around a common vision and business goals. Currently working part-time for CIMA+ and before Mining Head for CIMA+, and previously a Vice President Operations for Nemaska Lithium, Labrador Iron Mines. Daniel held Senior Management positions with SNC Lavalin, Orica, McWater Mines, Barrick Gold, and Noranda-Matagami Mine. He is specialized in multidisciplinary mining studies at the pre-feasibility and feasibility stage helping companies securing financing for their projects with a focus in operational efficiency.
Peter R. Jones, P. Eng.
Peter R. Jones is a Professional Engineer and retired mining executive with more than 40 years of experience in executive, operational, project and consulting roles. He is currently an Executive Vice President at Century Global Commodities. Previously, he was CEO of Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co., Limited for Anglo American and subsequently President and CEO of HudBay Minerals Inc. In recent years Mr. Jones has been Chairman and CEO of Adanac Molybdenum Corporation and Augyva Mining Resources and is currently a Corporate Director of Augyva Mining Resources, Mandalay Resources and Victory Nickel. He is a past Chairman of the Mining Association of Canada and in 2006 was named Prairies region Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young. Mr. Jones graduated from the Camborne School of Mines, UK in 1969 and the Banff School of Advanced Management in 1984.