H. Brooke Macdonald
H. Brooke Macdonald, Director, Pres. and CEO of Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc., is an executive specializing in contract negotiations, direct foreign investment and joint ventures in Latin America, and has been a Cornerstone Director since 2009. He graduated from Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, in 1982 with an L.L.B., was admitted to the British Columbia Bar in 1984 and to the New York Bar in 2002. His experience includes time as an associate at the Caracas office of international law firm Baker & McKenzie, and almost nine years as an executive with global mining company Placer Dome Inc. (later acquired by Barrick Gold Corp.), first as their legal counsel for exploration in Latin America and later as President of Placer Dome de Venezuela C.A. More recently, he was Vice President Legal Affairs of Skye Resources Inc., a Vancouver based TSX listed company developing the Fenix nickel laterite project in Guatemala, until its takeover by HudBay Minerals in August 2008.