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Cobaltic ResourcesDeveloping Cobalt Assets Worldwide

Our focus at Cobaltic Resources Inc. is to acquire and develop high quality cobalt assets to fulfill requirements of the worldwide market for energy metals. This global market is driven by the surging demand for cobalt used in the rechargeable battery and energy storage market. Cobaltic’s objective is to grow our business with our key strategic partners by acquiring a portfolio of strategic property assets in battery related metals projects.

Each member of Cobaltic’s experienced team has over 20 years developing exploration and mining companies in the resource sector in conjunction with working in the capital markets. This experience includes a cobalt sector focus – recognizing the essential importance of global security of supply of cobalt for the manufacture of lithium-ion batteries worldwide used primarily in electric vehicles and energy storage.

Cobaltic Executive Team

John D. Anderson

Chairman and CEO

John brings a wealth of capital markets experience with over past 25 years founding and managing numerous resource companies and successfully raising over $750 million in equity for both public and private companies. He has been directly responsible for numerous IPO’s and listings on the TSX, NYSE, NASDAQ and London AIM and Swiss Stock Exchange. His specialty is identifying undervalued opportunities and investing capital into these initiatives, and driving marketing and sales with a strong focus on corporate development. Currently he is the chairman of Triumph Gold and CEO of Parallel Mining Corp. He is also a partner of Aquastone Capital Advisors LP, and a director of American Eagle Energy, FluidOil Corp, and Orofino Minerals Inc.

Cyril Kluxen

Vice President

After his debut in the consulting sector, Cyril founded a financial services company, which specialized in Sovereign Debt Swaps, and acted as an intermediary in the debt conversion process, advising governments and investors to realize FDIs. He was active for many years in both the financial sector and entrepreneurship, specializing in venture funding in the commodity sector and infrastructure projects in Africa and the Middle East. Currently Cyril is also the Managing Director of a Dubai based precious metals trading company, providing hedging and physical supply services. As a German national, with an education in Finance and Accounting, Cyril is currently located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Paul Cowley

P.Geo – Director, Exploration

For the past 30+ years Paul has held technical and managerial positions exploring for industrial minerals, base metals, gold, diamonds, and coal worldwide. He has extensive experience in major company settings based in Canada and South America with BHP Minerals. Projects include the Escondida world-class copper mine in Chile, Country Manager for Bolivia, and the Ekati diamond mine and the Slave gold project in the Canadian arctic. He also has extensive involvement in junior mining companies at the President/CEO, VP Exploration, consultant and directorship levels. Paul has experience in permitting projects from exploration to putting mines into production. He is a Professional Geologist, P.Geo. through APEGBC.

Corey Nolan

BCom, MS – Director, Management

With more than 25 years’ experience as a company director, and accomplished executive in advisory, commercial and business development roles, Corey has significant experience working in the mineral resources, and energy sectors. Current positions include CEO of Sayona Mining; Director and Audit Committee Chairman, Elementos Ltd; and Director, Leyshon Resources Ltd. Past positions include Managing Director, Leyshon Resources Ltd and Elementos Ltd; Business Development Manager, Aviva Corporation Ltd; Associate Director, Corporate Finance, Ord Minnett; Director, PwC Corporate Advisory; and Resource Equities Research Analyst, Morgan Stanley. He has a Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Mineral & Energy Economics, and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Gregory L. LeClaire

BS Mining Eng. – Director, Mining Operations

Greg is a mining executive and contractor with outstanding operations, engineering, and technical support results. He’s an experienced engineer and project superintendent with a background in underground mining in both cut and fill mine, and room and pillar mines. Currently he is President, Big Sky Consulting and Development Officer of Montana Tech Foundation. Past positions include General Manager, Maxam US, LLC; Business Development Manager at Clariant Mining Services; Sales & Marketing Manager, Davey Bickford; and Industry Manager/Metals, Dyno Nobel Americas. He has a BS, Mining Engineering, and is a Member, Society of Mining Engineers.

Martin J. Price

Director, Operations

Martin has over 25 years experience in mining, including mine project operations; management of exploration, contractors, construction and development; compliance and regulation as well as maintenance; and mine operation engineering. Past positions include: Vice President of Operations and Development, Russell Mining and Minerals, Inc; President and CEO of Florida Canyon and Standard Mining; Western Region Technical Services Manager, Cannon Industries; Mine Maintenance Superintendent, Getchell Gold; and Maintenance Supervisor, ASARCO, Sweetwater Mine. He is an MSHA Certified Surface, Underground, Mine RESCUE Trainer, and First Aid Instructor and Equipment Trainer.

Energy Metals Industry News

  • Cobalt Shortages AheadSeptember 2, 2023 - 12:00 pm

    Growth in electric vehicles and batteries is causing supply issues that could affect broad swaths of the electronics market. BY: MARK LAPEDUS Rapid growth of electric vehicles is creating an enormous demand for cobalt, causing tight supply, high prices and supply chain issues for this critical material. Cobalt is a ferromagnetic metal and one of […]

  • Cobalt Offers Rare-Earth AlternativeAugust 16, 2023 - 12:00 pm

    A rare-earth-free permanent magnet with properties approaching those of neodymium-based formulations has been created by researchers in France. Speaking at the 9th Joint European Magnetic Symposia (JEMS2018) last week, Lise-Marie Lacroix of the Laboratoire de Physique et Chimie des Nano-objets (LPCNO) in Toulouse described her group’s efforts to sidestep the need for rare-earth elements by […]

  • China Set to Claim Cobalt Supply as Electric Vehicle Demand Picks UpJuly 28, 2023 - 12:00 pm

    China looks set to dominate in cobalt as the metal is increasingly in demand for electric vehicles. The price of cobalt has increased strongly in recent years. The metal has a 52-week high of $43.32 per pound and on 20 August 2023 was sitting at around $29.14. Despite fluctuations in price, overall cobalt’s value is […]

  • Electric Cars Charge Up Cobalt – WSJMarch 4, 2023 - 1:21 am

    By David George-Cosh Published January 03, 2023 Features Dow Jones Newswires – A handful of Canadian miners are ramping up operations to mine cobalt, betting on demand for a socially responsible source of the metal that is in high demand as a key component of electric cars. Most cobalt currently comes from the Democratic Republic of Congo, […]

  • Electric Cars Put Battery Metal Prices in Fast LaneJanuary 2, 2023 - 12:00 pm

    Marcus Leroux, The Times – The metals needed to power electric vehicles were in hot demand in 2022, but a leading observer of the market believes that prices are still only in the foothills of the peaks they may yet achieve. Demand for lithium, cobalt and nickel for batteries surged on the back of rising expectations about […]

  • Cobalt Trends 2022: Prices Spike as Supply Concerns GrowDecember 28, 2022 - 12:00 pm

    What happened in the cobalt market in 2022? Here’s a look at the major cobalt trends in 2017, from responsible sourcing to electric vehicle demand. It has been a bright year for cobalt, a key metal in the lithium-ion batteries used to power electric vehicles (EVs). Carmakers and governments shifting toward electric cars, as well as […]

  • NextView to Acquire Lithium-X for Over $245 MillionDecember 19, 2022 - 12:00 pm

    VANCOUVER – Lithium X Energy Corp.  (“Lithium X” or the “Company”) (TSXV: LIX) (OTC: LIXXF) and Nextview New Energy Lion Hong Kong Limited (“NextView”) are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement (the “Arrangement Agreement”), pursuant to which NextView has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares and warrants of Lithium X (the […]

  • Glencore, Apollo Bid for Rio Tinto’s $1.5 Billion Coal AssetsDecember 18, 2022 - 12:00 pm

    By Brett Foley, Scott Deveau, David Stringer, and Perry Williams Whitehaven, South32, EMR Capital set for second round of sale Sale includes the Valeria and Winchester South coal projects Glencore Plc and a group led by Apollo Global Management LLC are among bidders set to be shortlisted for the sale of Rio Tinto Group’s last […]


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Cobaltic Resources Ltd.
24 West 4th. Avenue
Vancouver BC Canada V5Y 1G3
T  +1 604 628 5000

John Anderson, Chairman & CEO
M +1 604 218 7400
E  janderson@cobalticresources.com


Cobaltic Resources Ltd.
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Cyril Kluxen, Director
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