Management & Directors

As we enter this new era of Mineral Exploration we bring with us the wisdom of our experience

Sam Wong

Chief Executive Officer, Director

Sam Wong Chief Executive Officer, Director - Cross River Ventures

Sam Wong is a CPA with over 18 years of experience providing accounting, tax, capital raising, systems implementation, and CFO services. Previously articled at Deloitte, he now supports private and public companies in the technology, professional services, manufacturing, consumer goods, finance, not-for-profit, and mining sectors. Sam has taken executive roles for publicly traded mining companies with market capitalization ranging from $5M to $400M.

Alan Sye

Chief Financial Officer, Director

Alan Sye Chief Financial Officer, Director - Cross River Ventures

Alan Sye is a CPA with over 20 years of international experience in the mining and resource industry. He has held progressively senior roles at global mining companies, including management positions at BHP and South32. His expertise includes financial reporting, financial and corporate risk management, corporate strategy and planning, investment evaluation and ERP transformations. Alan articled at Deloitte LLP in Vancouver, providing assurance and tax services.

Dan Placzek

Director & Secretary

Dan Placzek Director & Secretary - Cross River Ventures

Mr. Placzek has been a private corporate development consultant for over 10 years. Based in Vancouver with an Asia Pacific focus on emerging private and public companies, he provides assistance in finding avenues to financing and helps to shepherd partner companies towards growth. His responsibilities included resource and asset allocation systems to improve efficiency, and consultation on building an effective public profile to clients and investors.

  • 15+ years experience as corporate
    development consultant to public and
    private companies
  • Has held multiple company
    board positions

Kosta Tsoutsis


Kosta Tsoutsis Director - Cross River Ventures

Mr. Tsoutsis brings over 20 years of finance and capital market experience. Mr. Tsoutsis formerly worked as an investment advisor at Mackie Research, Jordan Capital Markets, and Canaccord Capital Corp. Mr. Tsoutsis has significant experience specializing in developing, restructuring, and financing venture capital companies.

  • 20+years experience in the Canadian capital markets
  • Has held multiple board positions on public and
    private exploration companies

Stay Informed

Stay Updated: