Our Purpose

MintBuilder is a trusted and respected precious metals company that exists to empower individuals, families, and communities to take building their wealth into their own hands instead of being dependent on the fiscal decisions of others, creating financial Peace of Mind for every client.

Our Vision

Individuals & Families who are financially sound, using their wholesale direct access to obtain; wealth preserving precious metals, customizable auto-asset savings, trusted & insured vault storage and industry relevant education.

Our Leadership

Mathew Barkes - Chief Executive Officer

Our Founder, Mathew Barkes, embarked on his journey in the precious metals industry in 1997, specializing in studying and trading silver and gold options. In 2007, he transitioned to physical precious metals holdings, igniting a profound appreciation for the intrinsic value of these "real money" assets. Since then, his unwavering passion has been to create a pathway for individuals to access the most favorable pricing on precious metals. Our ultimate objective is to consistently discover new avenues for advancement, ensuring that MintBuilder remains at the forefront of providing superior pricing and unparalleled opportunities to our valued clients.

Allison Meli - Chief Administrative Officer

Allison Meli, the Chief Administrative Officer and co-owner of MintBuilder, is a driving force behind the company's success. With her lively leadership style, she fosters a fun and motivating atmosphere within the organization. Allison takes charge of the day-to-day operations, handling key areas such as HR, Client Relations, and Sales, while also actively contributing to new project development. Her extensive background of over 20 years in sales and customer relations brings a wealth of valuable expertise to the MintBuilder team.

Giorgi Khurtsidze - Chief Technology Officer

Giorgi Khurtsidze, the Chief Technology Officer of MintBuilder, has been at the forefront of our technology development since 2019. With over 15 years of experience as a Full Stack Developer, coupled with a BSc in Computer Science and an MSc in Information Technology, Giorgi possesses a wealth of expertise and knowledge to drive MintBuilder forward into the future. His extensive background empowers us to navigate technological advancements with confidence, ensuring that MintBuilder remains at the cutting edge of innovation.

Tinsley Valdez - Administrative Director

As our Administrative Director, Tinsley Valdez exemplifies excellence and expertise. With her extensive experience and unwavering motivation, she is a driving force within our organization. Tinsley takes charge of crucial administrative, operational, and daily support functions, ensuring smooth operations and fostering long-term strategic planning. Her exceptional leadership extends to managing personnel and overseeing day-to-day operations. Tinsley's profound contributions make her an invaluable asset to our team.

Lisa Koro - Sales Director

Lisa Koro is the Sales Director at MintBuilder. She is wholeheartedly dedicated to fortifying our customer relationships. With a profound wealth of knowledge and expertise, she excels in constructing and nurturing long-lasting connections while adeptly guiding customers through our platform's extensive resources. Lisa's invaluable support ensures that our customers are equipped with all the necessary tools to achieve unparalleled success. Her unwavering commitment elevates our team and strengthens our position as a trusted industry leader.