Andrew Knox has rejoined the Rimfire Pacific Mining NL board as a non-executive director. He formally held the position from 2005 to 2011.

Mr Knox’s appointment enhances the resource industry experience and skill base of the Melbourne-based company as it continues to pursue the regional discovery for large scale ore bodies within the broader Fifield area in central New South Wales and the monetisation of the Sorpresa gold and silver discovery to provide a positive cash contribution to the business.

Currently CEO and managing director of Red Sky Energy Ltd., Mr Knox has more than 35 years of experience in the oil and gas and mining industries. He has worked extensively throughout Australasia, Southeast Asia and North America with several entities. Mr Knox has significant experience in financial and commercial activities, involving acquisitions, M&A and strategy.

Rimfire Pacific Chairman Ian McCubbing stated: “On behalf of the directors and shareholders, I would like to welcome Andrew back to the board and we look forward to the guidance and advice he will bring to the company.

“Andrew’s understanding of the resource industry and regular interface with the resource financial community will be of significant benefit to the company as we continue our pursuit of discovering a large ore body and the monetisation of Sorpresa.”

Mr Knox is a chartered accountant (CA ANZ), public accountant (CPA Australia) and a fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD). He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia.

*Article published in the April-June 2020 issue of The Asia Miner