About Devinder Randhawa
Dev Randhawa is an experienced CEO with a strong track record of growing resource, mining exploration and energy companies. Northern Miner Magazine named him ‘Mining Person of the Year 2013’ and Finance Monthly awarded him with their ‘Deal Maker of the Year 2013’ award. Currently he is the CEO of Fission Uranium and Fission 3.0 Corp.
Mr. Randhawa founded Strathmore Minerals Corp. in 1996 and remained CEO until September 2008. In 2007, Dev Randhawa spun Fission Energy Corp. out of Strathmore to focus on uranium exploration in Saskatchewan. He remained as CEO and Chairman until the company sold its Waterbury Lake discovery and a large selection of its assets to Denison Mines in 2013. Fission Uranium Corp. was spun out with the remaining Fission Energy assets as part of the agreement with Denison.
In 2011 Fission Energy was named a TSX Venture 50(r) Company. “The TSX Venture 50(r) are the top 10 companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange, in each of the five major industry sectors – mining, oil & gas, technology & life sciences, diversified industries and clean technology – based on a ranking formula with equal weighting given to return on investment, market cap growth, trading volume and analyst coverage. All data was as of December 31, 2010.”
Dev Randhawa received a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with honours from Trinity Western College of Langley, British Columbia in 1983 and received his Master in Business Administration from the University of British Columbia in 1985.
About Fission Uranium
Fission Uranium Corp. is a Canadian-based uranium exploration company operating in Canada’s Athabasca Basin, home to the world’s richest source of high-grade uranium. The Company was spun-out to the shareholders of Fission Energy Corp, after Fission Energy was acquired by Denison Mines Corp. in February, 2013. In December 2013, Fission Uranium consolidated 100% ownership of the PLS Property, where an exciting high-grade uranium discovery was made in 2012, by acquiring all of the outstanding shares of Alpha Minerals Inc. The PLS Property, which now comprises seventeen mineral claims totaling 31,309 ha, is Fission Uranium´s sole property asset.
The management team is led by CEO & Chairman, Dev Randhawa and Ross McElroy, COO, President & Chief Geologist. Mr. Randhawa and Mr. McElroy have successfully branded the Fission name into one of Canada´s leading uranium explorers. In 2011, Fission Energy was named a TSX Venture 50 Company and in 2013 Mr. Randhawa was named Finance Monthly´s “Dealmaker of the Year”, while also being co-awarded, along with Ross McElroy, as The Northern Miner´s 2013 “Mining Persons of the Year”. Ross McElroy was also the recipient of the Prospector and Developer´s Association´s (“PDAC”) prestigious Bill Dennis Award in 2013, in recognition of the PLS discovery as a significant mineral discovery in Canada.
Exploration is ongoing at the PLS uranium discovery, which continues to develop as a high-grade, shallow depth uranium deposit.
Fission’s Athabasca property map is below: