SNL Metals & Mining presents a weekly rundownof recent board changes in the industry. The moves are listed in chronological order.
director Paul Zylastepped down from thecompany's board, effective April 22.
Jeff Poloni tenderedhis resignation fromthe board and as vice president for exploration of Carmax Mining Corp.
Ferdian Purnamasidiwas named as a nonexecutivedirector of KGL Resources Ltd.,replacing Brad Ellis as the representative of KMP Investments Pte. Ltd. — KGL'slargest shareholder — to the miner's board. Purnamasidi is an executive of the SalimGroup, which is the ultimate owner of KMP Investments.
nonexecutive directorand vice chairman Wong Man Hung resignedfrom the company's board, effective May, due to personal commitments to his otherbusiness.
Greg Chamandy from the board of and will notstand for re-election as a company director at Richmont's May 12 annual generalmeeting.
Stephen Girsky waselected to the boardof U.S. Steel Corp. atthe company's April 26 annual meeting.
Mark Hohnen to its board as a new director,with immediate effect. Hohnen also serves as a director of Boss Resources Ltd. and Salt Lake Potash Ltd., among others.
directors David Kongand Joanne Yan resignedfrom the company's board. The miner does not have plans to replace the outgoingdirectors and will operate with the current five board members.
Travis Schwertfegeradvised International Goldfields Ltd.of his intention to step downfrom the company's board due to increasing work commitments. Schwertfeger will staywith the company as a consultant following his resignation as a director.
Tony Gates has 's board, subjectto shareholder approval at the company's upcoming annual general meeting.
director BrettWhitelaw has retiredfrom the company's board, effective April 28.
Samuel Peralta wasnamed as a director ofNoble Mineral Exploration Inc.
added Grey Egerton-Warburton to its board as an independentnonexecutive director, effective April 29.
Gesner José OliveiraFilho and Ricardo Antonio Weiss were electedas board members of Companhia SiderúrgicaNacional, or CSN, at the April 28 annual shareholders' meeting of .CSN owns 14.1% of voting shares and 20.7% of nonvoting stock of Usiminas.
director WilliamSheriff stepped downfrom the company's board, effective April 26, due to other obligations.
Yingqian Li wasappointed as an independentdirector of Pacific Potash Corp.,effective immediately.
director and co-founderHugh Devlin stepped downfrom the company's board due to ill-health.
Gary Franklin wasnamed as a nonexecutivedirector of Gateway Mining Ltd.as Ian McDonald resigned from the company's board. Franklin has been Gateway Mining'scompany secretary for over three years.