Peter Albert has resigned as executive director and chief executive officer of G-Resources Group to pursue other career opportunities. He has agreed to act as an advisor of the company for 12 months until June 30, 2016. Existing chairman and executive director Chiu Tao is acting CEO until an appropriate CEO candidate is found.
Julian Ford has retired as managing director of Sumatra Copper & Gold. He has held this position since June 2011 and has been instrumental in transitioning the company from junior explorer to funded project development status. Chief Financial Officer David Fowler has been appointed managing director after serving in an acting capacity since December 15, 2014.
AUMUND Fördertechnik GmbH has a new managing director in Robert Gruss. He joins AUMUND from SMS Siemag AG and is responsible for sales, service and technology as well as for research and development. He has taken over additional responsibilities from managing partner and president Franz W Aumund, who is gradually retiring from operational business.
Kim Stanton-Cook has stepped down as managing director of Golden Cross Resources with Ken Hellsten appointed interim CEO. As the company progresses Copper Hill towards development, this requires the move from an exploration focus to multi-disciplinary studies. Ken Hellsten has brought several resource projects from exploration stage through development into operations.
Asian Mineral Resources announces the appointment of James Askew as non-executive chairman, replacing Michael Brown who remains a non-executive director.
Vanguard Mining Corporation has appointed Madhava Rao Mankal as a new member of the Board and chief financial officer to replace Hai Le who resigned from the position. Mr Mankal has more than 30 years of senior executive management experience positions.
Moly Mines advises that Graeme Kininmonth has agreed to extend his appointment as Acting CEO until the earlier of the appointment of a permanent CEO and March 31, 2016.
Nautilus Minerals announces changes to its Board with the appointment of Tariq Al Barwani and the resignation of Usama Al Barwani. Tariq Al Barwani is a director and shareholder of MB Holding Company and CEO of Mawarid Mining, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MB Holding.
SCHADE Lagertechnik GmbH has a new technical managing director in Christoph Seifert who is responsible for engineering, project management and purchasing. Together with Karl-Heinz Fiegenbaum, who is responsible for sales and finance, the new managing director forms the management of SCHADE Lagertechnik.
Vivian Yan has been appointed to MBMI Resources’ Board. Ms Yan has more than a decade of experience in financial services and has worked with major institutions such as Citigroup and Standard Chartered Bank.