Segun Lawson has been the CEO of Thor since August 2011. He has since identified and lead all of Thor’s acquisitions and financings, most recently, Thor’s acquisition of the Segilola Gold Project and Thor’s JV with Acacia Mining.
He is a Co- founder of African Star Resources Incorporated where he served as an officer assisting with financing, corporate and business development activities. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the Royal School of Mines at Imperial College (UK) with Honours in Geology, and has an MBA from Cass Business School. Mr Lawson had extensive transaction experience at Noble Company, in the Oil and Gas corporate finance areas, and also experience at Premier Oil in identifying and negotiating new West African opportunities.
Segun is a British Nigerian citizen and has a strong network of contacts both in the UK and in West Africa.