Former Aurora Gold, Hamersley Iron and Portman Limited managing director Ian Burston has been appointed non-executive chair of Aztec Resources.
Mr Burston is joining the Aztec board after 40 years in the mining industry and as Aztec moves towards a development decision on its Koolan Island iron ore project.
Mr Burston, who was also chief executive officer of Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines Pty Ltd for four years, was awarded the Western Australian Citizen of the Year (Industry & Commerce) in 1992, the Order of Australia (General Division) in 1993 and an Honorary Doctor of Science (Curtin University) in 1995.
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