John McVey, P. Eng., ICD.D
John is an accomplished engineering and construction business leader with a 30+ year track record of delivering challenging projects in the resource and energy sectors across Canada and Internationally. He brings a great mix of project execution and operational experience, technical breadth, and a passion
for safety and customer care. Prior to joining Procon, John served as Country Manager for Bechtel Canada Co. with responsibility for mining and metals projects in North America. His previous roles have included President of Bantrel Co. based in Calgary and Director of Operations for SNC-Lavalin’s Industrial Division in Toronto. John holds B.A.Sc and M.A.Sc degrees in Chemical Engineering from the University of Waterloo and is a member of PEO and APEGA.
Christina Cheung, CPA, CGA, MBA
Chief Financial Officer
Christina is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years of experience in managing finance, corporate governance, strategic planning, taxation, business improvement and other commercial projects for top global Fortune 500 Companies in the mining and automotive sectors. Prior to joining
Procon, Christina served as a Finance Manager at Anglo American plc. and was instrumental in the shaping of the commercial teams and processes that support the mining operation and growth projects at Peace River Coal. Christina has led teams and projects in multiple regions such as Canada, U.S., and Asia Pacific and has extensive experience working in diverse and complex business environments. Christina holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business in London, Ontario and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia. At Procon, Christina is responsible for overseeing corporate and financial management and administration, corporate governance, government and securities compliance, taxation, information management and strategic planning.
Colin Wilson, P. Eng.
Senior VP, Operations
Colin is a professional mining engineer with over 30 years of mining industry experience. With extensive knowledge of mine management and operations, mine contracting and mine design, he has worked on projects in North and South America as well as Greenland. Colin is responsible for the
oversight of all field operations in the precious and base metal sectors as well as various hydro projects. A graduate of the University of British Columbia, Colin spent the first 15 years of his career in engineering and operations for several well respected mining companies including Westmin Resources, HudBay, Cameco and Placer Dome before moving into the mine contracting field in 2001. He joined Procon in 2006 as an Area Manager overseeing numerous successful projects and was appointed to his current position in June 2012.
Warner Uhl, MBA, CRM, CSO, PMP
Senior VP, Technical & Support Services
Warner responsible for managing and developing our key functional areas of Project Controls, Risk, Procurement, Contracts, Quality Control, and Estimating, and assists in the management and build-out of our revamped Business Development process. Warner brings over 30 years’ of mining and construction industry experience, including several executive level positions and international
postings. He was most recently Chief Project Officer with KGHM International. Warner’s contractor experience includes senior management and executive positions with SNC-Lavalin, AMEC/Fluor, PCL, Graham and Leighton. Warner is a Project Management Professional, Certified Risk Manager, Certified Safety Officer and holds an MBA degree. Warner is active in the construction industry as past President BC Construction Round Table, IR Committee Member Vancouver Construction Association, Board Member ICBA, Founding Member Progressive Construction Association, Board Member Rework Committee Alberta Owner’s Construction Association. He has also volunteered his time as Big Brother, Board Member BC Children’s Miracle Network, and Thompson Rivers University Foundation Board Member.
Senior VP & General Manager, Eastern Canada Operations
Jos is Senior Vice President and General Manager, located in Procon’s eastern Canada office in Val-d’Or, Quebec. Jos is an accomplished mining operations professional, with extensive knowledge of mine management, and has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry. Prior to this, Jos held the position
of Director for 10 years with Promec Mining, which was acquired by Procon in June 2018. Prior to joining Promec, Jos worked with Dumas, which included three years as Director and two years as Mine Superintendent on various projects. In addition, he worked six years with Dynatec, and 12 years with Aur Resources as Superintendent and Mine Captain.
Jie Liu (Jeffrey)
VP, Strategic Planning and Shareholder Relations
Jie (Jeffrey) Liu oversees the mining investment, project management and EPC contract opportunities for Procon in North America and other regions. His most recent position with Procon was Senior Development Manager from 2013 to 2018. Jie (Jeffrey) holds a Masters degree in Energy and Environmental
Engineering; he is a senior engineer, a member of the Charter Institute of Building (CIOB), and a Certified International Project Management Professional (IPMP). Prior to his position with Procon, Jie (Jeffrey) gained extensive experience in international project management and development, working in the Americas, Africa and Asia since 2001, when he joined China CAMC Engineering Co., Ltd. (CAMCE).