Trench Metals

We are a discovery-driven group of specialists and experts preparing to fully unlock the value of this important discovery in the heart of the world’s highest grade uranium mining district.


About Us

Trench Metals Corp. is a mineral exploration company with a focus on uranium. We create value for our shareholders by engaging in promising mineral exploration opportunities. Our main goal is the advancement of various projects from discovery all the way to production. This vertically integrated strategy allows Trench Metals to achieve exceptional shareholder value through the entire life-cycle of the mining process.

Trench Metals Corp. owns the Carter Lake Uranium Project which spans over 691 hectares on the western flank of the Athabasca Basin, strategically positioned within the Carter Lake Corridor, a substantial structural feature that runs parallel to the renowned Patterson Lake Corridor – home to mineralization control points for NexGen’s Rook 1 deposit and Fission Uranium’s PLS deposit. Trench Metals also has the right to acquire a 100% interest in two highly prospective uranium projects in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca Uranium district. The Higginson Lake Uranium Project which covers an area of approximately 5900 hectares and is 52 kilometers northeast of the town of Stony Rapids, which is accessible by Highway 905 and 964. The Higginson Lake Uranium Project hosts two historic drill indicated reserves, totaling 4,800,000 lbs of U308.* The Spreckley Lake Uranium Project which comprises of 1385 hectares in northern Saskatchewan, strategically located adjacent to Skyharbor’s Pluto Bay Project. The Athabasca District is home to the highest grade of uranium deposits in the world and accounts for 18% of global uranium production.



Our team possesses an exceptional professional trajectory with a combined 50+ years of experience in mineral exploration and capital markets. Blending innovation with tried and true methods has given us a successful discovery and commissioning track record. Additionally, our Geology is led by a Ph.D. mining veteran with over 30 years of experience, 20 of which is in the Athabasca Region as a pioneer of the industry.

Simon Cheng

CEO & Director

Simon Cheng has over 10 years of experience of innovation and success in the technology and finance sector. His focus is on program development, with an emphasis on capital finance, business agreement negotiations and corporate development. He previously held positions with professional investment firms providing advisory services to high net worth individuals and institutional investors

Scott Davis

CFO and Director

Scott Davis is a partner of Cross Davis & Company LLP Chartered Professional Accountants, focusing on providing accounting and management services for publicly listed companies. He has worked as a CFO for several companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. He has filled numerous senior management positions including four years at Appleby as an assistant financial controller, two years at Davidson & Company LLP Chartered Professional Accountants as an auditor and five years with Pacific Opportunity Capital Ltd. as an accounting manager.

Dr. Peter Born

VP Exploration and Director

Dr. Peter Born is a registered professional geologist with the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario, Canada. He is also a Fellow of the Geological Association of Canada. With over 30 years of exploration and mining experience, Dr. Born was vital in the exploration of uranium in the Athabasca Basin in Saskatchewan and the Thelon Basin in the Northwest Territories

Mark Ferguson


Mark Ferguson brings a wealth of experience having served as a director and/or CFO of fourteen publicly listed companies and many private sector organizations. Mark has worked in the trust and finance sector for over 25 years. He was the Vice President of Western Region at Montreal Trust, ScotiaBank and Computershare Trust Company of Canada. His career has included work in trust and advisory, corporate finance, sales and marketing, business mergers and acquisitions, RTO and business succession. Mark also has a long-standing commitment to strong community relations and volunteer work.