S&P Global Market Intelligence presents a weekly rundown of the recent board and executive changes in the metals and mining industry. The moves are listed in chronological order.
Ram Venkat resigned as a nonexecutive director of Metminco Ltd.
Piedmont Lithium Ltd. appointed Jorge Beristain as an independent nonexecutive director. Robert Behets will step down from the company's board.
Citing personal reasons, David Burton resigned from the board of Harvest Minerals Ltd.
Russell Edey resigned as chairman and director of Avocet Mining PLC. Gordon Wylie and Jim Wynn also tendered their resignations as directors of the company.
Tan Sri Dato 'Koo Yuen Kim joined the board of Greentech Technology International Ltd., effective March 20.
Romios Gold Resources Inc. appointed Lawrence Roulston to its board after Antonio de Quadros retired as a director.
Zhong Liang Hong was appointed to the board of Tharisa PLC as a nonexecutive director, effective April 1.
Wu Youguang joined the board of Citic Ltd. as a nonexecutive director, effective March 20.
Jean Lindberg Charles joined Diamond Fields Resources Inc. as CFO, replacing Earl Young, who stepped down to take the role of vice president of investor relations.
William Lamb joined the board of Bluestone Resources Inc. as independent lead director.
Iu Ching and Xiong Zeke were appointed nonexecutive directors of Wanguo International Mining Group Ltd., effective March 20.
Aspire Mining Ltd. Chairman David McSweeney is retiring after serving the company for eight years. Managing Director David Paull will assume the role of executive chairman on a temporary basis.
Monax Mining Ltd. appointed Paul Payne to its board as a nonexecutive director.
Gerry Kaczmarek joined the board of ASX-listed Genesis Minerals Ltd. as a nonexecutive director, effective immediately.
Ashburton Ventures Inc. tapped Stephen Harpur for the roles of CEO and chairman.
Great Panther Silver Ltd. co-founder Robert Archer was appointed to the board of Prize Mining Corp.
Avenira Ltd. appointed Brett Clark as independent nonexecutive chairman, replacing Christopher Pointon, who is stepping down for personal reasons.
Alexander Wibowo will become managing director of Kangaroo Resources Ltd., effective April 1.
Byambasaikhan Bayanjargal will serve as an independent director on Erdene Resource Development Corp.'s board, effective immediately.
Algold Resources Ltd. tapped Benoit La Salle as CEO after Francois Auclair was moved to the role of executive vice president of exploration.
Rahim Mohamed resigned as president, CEO and CFO of Agau Resources Inc. but will keep his board position. Binyomin Posen and Yisroel Weinreb replaced Mark Oberg and Wes Rosso as directors of Agau.
Wolf Minerals Ltd. appointed Richard Lucas the managing director. Lucas was appointed interim managing director in April 2017.
Midas Gold Corp. appointed Javier Shiffrin to its board following the resignation of Victor Flores.
Glenn Kondo will replace Zara Boldt as CFO of Strongbow Exploration Inc., effective June 1. Boldt is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities.
Nouveau Monde Graphite Inc. nominated Patrice Boulanger to its board after Michel Delsaer submitted his resignation as a director.
Damola Adamolekun joined the board of International Tower Hill Mines Ltd., filling the vacancy created by the resignation of Victor Flores.
Jay Layman joined Nautilus Minerals Inc. as an independent nonexecutive director. Layman is serving as president, director and COO of Seabridge Gold Inc.
Chalice Gold Mines Ltd. shuffled its management, a move that will see Managing Director Tim Goyder appointed executive chairman and Alex Dorsch, the company's general manager of corporate development, named CEO. Anthony Kiernan will step down as chairman but will remain on the board as lead independent director.
Metminco Ltd. appointed Kevin Wilson the executive chairman. William Howe stepped down from the company's board and accepted the role of COO.
Mark Santarossa is leaving as CFO of GT Gold Corp. but will remain until the end of March to assist with transitioning the role. Paul Kania, the company's controller, will assume the interim CFO position.