President, CEO & Director - Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (Peru)

Jorge Alberto Ganoza is a Geological Engineer with more than 20 years of experience in the fields of exploration, mining and business development throughout Latin America.

Prior to co-founding Fortuna in 2004, he participated in business development, holding management positions in several junior closed-capital and open-capital mining companies in Canada with operations in Central and South America. Jorge's experience extends through several countries, including Panama, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Mexico, Peru, Colombia and Argentina.

He is currently a board member of Ferreycorp.

A graduate of the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Jorge Alberto belongs to the fourth generation of miners of a Peruvian family that has owned and operated several underground mines of gold, silver and base metals.