Mr Bouwmeester will also remain as the business development officer of the company. He previously held the position of company secretary for Orion Gold from September 23, 2009 until May 30, 2014. Mr Bouwmeester has 20 years of experience in the mining industry and was business development manager, chief financial officer and company secretary of Perseverance Corporation.
Robert Rigo has been appointed as non-executive officer of Orecorp. Mr Rigo was previously vice president -project development at Equinox Minerals. His earlier job roles include general manager –technical services for Newcrest Mining.
Gary Lethridge has resigned as the managing director of Talisman Mining. The company’s chief financial officer, Daniel Madden, has been appointed as acting CEO. In addition to this, Jeremy Kirkwood has been appointed to the board as non-executive chairman. Mr Kirkwood replaces Alan Senior, who has stepped down as chairman and will remain on the board as a non-executive director.
Jeremy Whybrow has resigned as director of Greenland Minerals and Energy. Mr Whybrow was a founding director in 2006, prior to the acquisition of the Kvanefjeld Project in 2007, held the position of executive director –exploration of the company from 2007-2010 and later moved to a non-executive role in 2010.
Justin Tooth has assumed the position of executive chairman of Ferrum Crescent from his previous non-executive role. Evan Kirby has also joined the board of the company as a non-executive director. In addition to this, an existing non-executive director, Grant M Button has assumed the role of company secretary. Mr Button replaces Bob Hair as company secretary of Ferrum Crescent.
Shanker Madan has resigned as a director of Alara Resources. Mr Madan will continue his association with company providing ad hoc advice as a technical consultant. Vikas Jain has been appointed to the board as a non-executive director.
Sipa Resources' non-executive director, Dalton Gooding, has retired from the company’s board. Mr Gooding has tremendously contributed to the success of Sipa Resources and its subsidiaries over the 13 years he has served as director.
Karen L Field will assume the role of senior independent director, previously held by Mr Gooding.
Nick E Giorgetta will retire as a director of Regis Resources effective April 29, 2016.
William Witham has been appointed as chief operating officer of Manhattan Corporation. Mr Witham spent the last three years with the Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia.
Gregory M Vesey has been appointed as managing director and chief executive officer of Liquefied Natural Gas. Mr Vesey succeeds company’s founder Maurice Brand who will continue as an executive director.