Mona Forster

Mona Forster, Independent Consultant
Company: 
Independent / Consultant
Job Title: 
Entrée Gold Inc
Bio: 

Mona M. Forster is a strong advocate of the mining and mineral exploration sector with over 25 years of experience in the industry.  She possesses a broad understanding of issues facing the mining industry, gained through experience in mine operations, mineral exploration and engineering and environmental consulting, domestically and internationally as well as through considerable volunteer efforts.  Ms. Forster has accumulated a background in strategy development and implementation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and organizational development, corporate due diligence, and project valuation.  She is versed in corporate governance matters and securities regulations, particularly in relation to dual listed companies with international concerns in multiple jurisdictions.  She has served on the board or advisory council for several industry related organizations, including seven years as an elected director and a term as Chair of the Board for an influential industry association.  Through her involvement in various outreach and education initiatives, she has become recognized as an industry expert on human resources, skills shortages, and the demographic crisis facing the mining and mineral exploration sector.