Christopher HamelB.Sc., P.Geo.
Mr. Hamel joined the UEX team in December 2016 and accepted the position of Chief Geologist in July 2017. He is a professional geologist that has worked in exploration since completing his B.Sc. in 2001. Chris was employed with Cameco from 2004 to 2016, where he worked on many of Cameco’s Athabasca basin projects. He was involved in the Powell Zone discovery at Eagle point as a project manager. As District Geologist from 2012 onward, Mr. Hamel oversaw the planning and execution of Cameco’s exploration programs that lead to the discovery of deposits at Fox Lake and Mann Lake, along with a number of mineralized showings on other projects. In this capacity he also contributed to the allocation and management of Cameco’s exploration resources in the Athabasca basin.
Mr. Barsi joined the UEX team in December of 2016. Nathan is a Professional Geoscientist and obtained his B. Sc in geological science from the University of Saskatchewan in 2007. He worked for Cameco Corporation from the spring 2007 to the fall of 2016. At Cameco, Nathan explored for uranium mineralization in the Athabasca, Otish, and McArthur Sandstone basins. He assisted in expanding the resource at the Millennium deposit and was part of numerous discoveries of unconformity and basement hosted mineralization on various projects. In 2013, he took over the Dawn Lake project team and successfully planned, executed, and completed drill programs that discovered new mineralization on multiple trends on that property.