Michael Murphy BA, MBA, MSc., ICD
President / CEO
Mr. Murphy is a founder of Torex Gold (TXG-T) Mr. Murphy was responsible for identifying the Morelos Gold asset from Teck, negotiating the sale from Teck in a very competitive environment, arranging the $240million+ financing, and was very involved in recruiting the board and management.
He is also the President and Chief Executive Officer of Woodman Capital Ltd., a private consulting company. Mr. Murphy previously spent 15 years working in institutional equities in London, with Merrill Lynch, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and Credit Suisse.
Mr. Murphy graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Arts, from Saint Mary’s University with a Master of Business Administration and from the London School of Economics and Political Science with a Master of Science in Finance and he is a certified director, ICD.
Rebecca Moriarty, CA
Chief Financial Officer
Rebecca focuses on clients in the resource sector where, as a former mineralogist, she brings a unique combination of field knowledge and business accounting expertise. Rebecca advises clients on matters related to financial management and public company reporting, and is particularly adept at handling complex issues and multiple stakeholders with a collaborative, team-based approach. She is currently the CFO of Redzone Resources Ltd., Cornerstone Metals Inc., Indigo Exploration Inc., Callinex Mines Inc. and Copper North Ltd.
Prior to joining Malaspina, Rebecca was a manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers working exclusively with resource companies. She holds a B.Sc (Geology) from Queens University and received her Chartered Accountant designation in 2002. Rebecca is a strong advocate of work-life balance and enjoys volunteering for her children’s softball and soccer teams.