Justin Reid, president of Sulliden Gold Corp., is a geologist and capital markets executive with over 20 years of experience focused exclusively in the mineral resource space. Reid started his career as a geologist with SGS and Cominco Ltd, after which he became a partner and senior mining analyst at Cormark Securities in Toronto. In 2009, Reid was named executive general manager at Paladin Energy, where he was responsible for leading all merger and acquisition, corporate and market related activities. He returned to Canada in early 2011 assuming the role of managing director global mining sales at National Bank Financial, where he directed the firm's sales and trading in the mining sector. Reid holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Regina, a Master of Science from the University of Toronto and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.