Dr. Perez has 28 years of academic and industry experience in mineral exploration in South America.
Founder and CEO of Neo Lithium Corp. he discovered less than 3 years ago the Tres Quebradas (3Q) lithium deposit in Argentina. Mr Perez was also the founder and technical leader of the Cauchari project acquired through Lithium Americas Corp., and its President and CEO from inception until the end of the technical work resulting in a definitive feasibility study with strong economics.
Previously he served as interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Latin American Minerals Corp and Senior Geologist for Barrick Gold, IAMGOLD, Opawica Explorations and APEX Geosciences.
Need to know
Neo Lithium is one of the highest-grade lithium brine assets in the world combined with the lowest critical impurity content of any known salar making it ideal for well-known and simple evaporation processing. 8th largest resource of lithium carbonate after one season of drilling with significant potential for upside. 100% ownership - The only Lithium company that owns an entire salar of this size without competitors or third parties. Fully permitted to feasibility- EIA well advanced and expected to be finalized in Q1/Q2 2018. Strong cash position and robust shareholder register.