Mr. Estra has over 40 years experience in the fields of finance and
strategic planning. His background includes his experience as a leading
research analyst for a number of international investment banks.
Mr. Estra is currently President and Chief Executive Officer of Ophir
Brasil Mineracao, Ltda., a privately owned gold mining company in
Brazil, and President and CEO of Ophir Consulting Group, Inc., a
privately owned mining consulting company.
Mr. Estra graduated with High Distinction from Babson College
(International Economics) and with Honors from the Columbia University
Graduate School of Business (Finance). He served in the United States
Army (Medical Corps) and has been a member of the American Institute of
Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, the Foreign Policy
Association, the New York Society of Security Analysts and the Stock
& Bond Club of South Florida. He holds Series 6, 7, 24 57 and 58