Energy and Minerals Australia (EMA) has restructured its management with Mike Young appointed managing director/CEO. Previous CEO Julian Tapp is now chief operating officer and continues to manage the approvals process, feasibility assessment and development of EMA’s Mulga Rock project. Cheryl Edwardes has been appointed chairman. She is one of Western Australia’s leading businesswomen and former Minister.
BEUMER Group has enlarged its management team by appointing Dr. Detlev Rose as chief sales officer. Dr Rose will assume the planning, managing and organizational tasks of all BEUMER Group sales activities worldwide. Before joining BEUMER he was CEO at ThyssenKrupp Polysius.
Woulfe Mining Corp has appointed Michel Gaucher as chief executive officer, replacing Hubert Marleau, who remains a member of the board. Mark Goodman has also been appointed to the board.
AsiaBaseMetals announces that Raj Chowdhry, a founding director, has tendered his resignation as CEO but remains a director of the company. Steven Khan has been appointed interim CEO, president and director.
Legacy Iron Ore advises of the resignation of Julian Mizera as CEO. He joined Legacy in March 2014 and in the last five months has established a clear future growth strategy and plan for the company, positioning the company for its next phase of growth.
Prophecy Coal Corp announces that Masa Igata has been appointed as a director. He has more than 25 years’ experience working in Asian financial markets and is founder and CEO of Frontier Securities, Mongolia’s first foreign investment bank. Prophecy subsidiary Red Hill Mongolia LLC has appointed Orgil Sukhee executive director.
St Barbara Ltd has appointed Bob Vassie as managing director and CEO, succeeding Tim Lehany who stepped down on June 30. Bob Vassie is a mining engineer with 29 years’ experience, including as managing director and CEO of Inova Resources and 18 years with Rio Tinto in a range of senior management roles.
MICROMINE announces the appointment of Wally Borovac as managing director and chief executive officer. Founder and previous managing director Graeme Tuder has taken up the role of executive director. Previous CEO Kevin Fitzpatrick has assumed the role of chief financial officer.
Kazax Minerals announces that Pavel Dubchak has been appointed general director and country manager for Kazakhstan. He joins Kazax from Arcelor Mittal where he held the position of chief geologist. Previous country manager Juan Camus has resigned.
Marengo Mining announces the appointment of David Danziger as a director and chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee to fill the vacancy resulting from the resignation of Elizabeth Martin from the board.
Indochine Mining announces the appointment of Dermott McVeigh as an interim director and chairman in line with a new strategic direction with non-executive director and chairman Hugh Thomas, non-executive director Robert Thomson and CEO Stephen Promnitz resigning.
FYI Resources has announced a new board and management line-up as it continues its push into Thailand’s potash sector. Ed Babington has been appointed a non-executive director and non-executive chairman, replacing retiring chair Dr David Sparling. Chief executive Roland Hill has been appointed managing director.