Peter Meredith is a seasoned executive with a strong background in corporate management and in key facets of the mining industry, including exploration, mine construction, financing and operations. Mr. Meredith is the former Deputy Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Ivanhoe Mines (now Turquoise Hill Resources), overseeing the company's business development and corporate relations activities. Until September 2012, Mr. Meredith was also Chairman of SouthGobi Resources Ltd., an Ivanhoe Mines majority-owned coal company focused on exploration and development of metallurgical and thermal coal deposits in Mongolia's South Gobi Region. Mr. Meredith is currently a director of Ivanhoe Mines (formerly Ivanplats), Entrée Gold Inc., Great Canadian Gaming Corporation and Peregrine Diamonds Ltd., and he is the Chairman of Cordoba Minerals. Prior to joining Ivanhoe, Mr. Meredith spent 31 years with Deloitte and Touche LLP where he was a partner and director. Mr. Meredith has more than 35 years of experience as a business advisor, specializing in regulatory compliance and corporate governance. He is also a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants.