Laurent E. Coulibaly

Managing Director
Mr Coulibaly graduated from the University of Ouagadougou in 1994 (BSc. Honous Geology) and holds a Masters of Science (Mineral Exploration) from Queen’s University, Canada. Mr Coulibaly has in excess of 25 years’ experience in mineral exploration and project acquisition. Prior to spending the last 5 years in building Kansc Consulting, Mr Coulibaly served in technical positions with Orezone Gold Corporation, Resolute West Africa and Tecsult International.

Mr Coulibaly is co-founder of previously ASX listed Ampella Mining, as well as co-founder of Sanembaore Sarl Pty Ltd which has attracted several foreign investments in West Africa in the early 2000, the most important being Gryphon Minerals now taken over by Teranga Gold Corporation. Laurent has been responsible for conducting the acquisition of several exploration tenements in Burkina Faso that have since proven to host multi-million ounce gold deposits.

Kim Ncube-Hein


Profesor Kim Ncube-Hein Just retired. She was the principal consultant. We all love you Kim and wish you the very best in your new life.

Richard savard


Mr Richard Savard is graduated from the University of Ottawa (Canada) with a Bachelor of Science BSc Honours in Geology, and from Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal with a Master of Science MScA, in 1974. Since graduation, Ric has been working internationally in Canada, Africa, South America and Asia for the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), the United Nations Geological Exploration Division, and lately for the World Bank. Ric has gained extensive experience as field geologist as well as positions at senior management level, including Barrick Gold Manager for West Africa, Ressources Robex President and CEO, and many other exploration and mining companies from Canada and from the United States.