About Gem International | Angola Diamond Mining Investment

About Us

The goal of Gem International Resources Inc. (GI-V) is to discover, evaluate and mine world-class alluvial diamonds, generating strong and sustainable cash flows and thereby protecting shareholders from the dilution that comes with continuous equity financing.

The Company strives to keep overhead expenses to a minimum while continuing to explore and evaluate the Company’s current projects while also assessing other potential mineral projects.

Company Management

Denis Hayes:  CEO, Director

Mr. Hayes, a director and CEO of the company, has been involved in every phase of the development and finance of mineral exploration companies over 35 years.

Mr. Hayes has traveled extensively throughout Africa, evaluating diamond exploration and mining projects.  Mr. Hayes brought to Gem International the idea to follow up on the due diligence work performed by the technical team and to work towards the acquisition of the Dala property.

Simon Tam: President, Director

Mr. Tam is a businessman with over 30 years of experience building successful private and public companies. As Director of Gem International Resources Inc., he oversees and is involved in all strategic and operational decisions, including general management, corporate finance, corporate governance, legal, property acquisitions and human resource management.

In his career, he has been involved in real estate development, computer and food wholesaling as well as actively leading resources companies since the early 1990’s.

Mr. Tam has significant experience and knowledge in managing the growth of small cap resource companies.

Eric Schjelderup: Director

Mr. Schjelderup lives in London, England and has over 30 years experience specializing in consultation with public companies, including strategy, structuring, financings, regulatory requirements, private placements, raising “seed capital” and general public relations.

Mr. Schjelderup’s accomplishments include raising $10 million for Philippine based mobile banking company, Telupay International Inc..  With extensive relationships in China and Hong Kong he was involved in listing China Energy (PRC) in the US and helped raise $25 million for Primeline Energy (Canadian listed) for their offshore gas project in China and partnered with CNOOC  to supply the gas for Wenzhou, China.  Mr. Schjelderup was also part of the team that raised USD$800 million for Arakis Energy (NASDAQ listed) and it’s (1600KM) pipeline project in Sudan, Africa and has extensive NOMAD/Broker, legal contacts in the UK, Europe and China and Hong Kong.

He is currently the president of Port Mercantile Capital Limited (HKG)

Craig Walker:  Director

Mr. Walker is presently the owner and manager of a web-site hosting and design company.

Prior to that, Mr. Walker was a stock broker until 1997.

He has many years of collective experience in the financing and capital investment including raising capital for venture companies. Mr. Walker is a director of several publicly listed junior resource companies.

Corporate Directory

Corporate Address:

Gem International Resources Inc.

3467 Commercial St.
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
V5N 4E8

Phone: 604.871.9916
Fax: 604.871.9926

Legal Counsel

Fang & Associates

Suite 1780 – 400 Burrard St.,
Vancouver, BC V6C 3A6


Sam S. Mah Inc.
Chartered Accountant

#2001 – 1177 West Hastings St.,
Vancouver, BC V6E 2K3

Transfer Agent

CST Trust Company

Suite 1600 – 1066 W. Hastings St.,
Vancouver, BC V6E 3X1

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