S&P Global Market Intelligence presents a weekly rundown of recent board and executive changes in the metals and mining industry. The moves are listed in the chronological order.
Trevor Woolfe will step down as managing director of Oro Verde Ltd. as of Dec. 31 to focus on his consultancy business, while Doug Bright will serve as acting CEO from Jan. 1, 2018.
Greg Jones resigned from the Eastern Iron Ltd. board to focus on other directorship positions.
Australia United Mining Ltd. appointed Wei Li to its board as a nonexecutive director after Jianbing Zhang resigned due to other commitments.
Angela List joined the board of GoldStone Resources Ltd. as a nonexecutive director.
Ivor Jones will step down as a director and COO of ECR Minerals Plc for personal reasons, effective Nov. 30.
Warren Stanyer was appointed CEO of ALX Uranium Corp., effective Nov. 24, and will also continue as the company's chairman and a director. Stanyer is taking over the CEO role from Sierd Eriks, who has been serving as interim president and CEO since February and will remain with the company as president and chief geologist.
Carlos Alberto Silva Ramos joined Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. as COO, replacing interim COO Dante Rodriguez.
Lithium Americas Corp. named Jean Fraser to its board of directors.
Brett Clark was appointed to the Great Lakes Graphite Inc. board, subject to approval from the TSX Venture Exchange.
Canstar Resources Inc. President and CEO Danniel Oosterman will retire as an officer and director, with the transition to take place over the next 30 days.
Linnea von Hessert and Lawrence Roulston joined the board of Thunderstruck Resources Ltd., while Michael Page resigned as a director.
Lee-Ann Samuel was appointed to the Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd. board as an executive director.
Tatiana Kovaleva joined Victory Resources Corp. as CFO.
Ernest Cleave resigned as a director on the Fairmont Resources Inc. board.
Alex Alexander resigned as nonexecutive chairman and a director of Winmar Resources Ltd. The company appointed board member Noel Halgreen as acting chairman while it searches for a replacement director.
Robin Birchall joined Giyani Metals Corp. as CEO and a director.
Caeneus Minerals Ltd. appointed Peter Christie as chairman, as Keith Bowker resigned as nonexecutive chairman to pursue other business interests.
Brett Richards joined the Zenyatta Ventures Ltd. board as chairman and a director.
Robert Thomson retired from the Golden Cross Resources Ltd. board by rotation and was not re-elected as a nonexecutive director at the company's annual general meeting.
Kenneth de Graaf resigned as a director of Cipher Resources Inc.
Rick Crabb resigned as a nonexecutive director of Golden Rim Resources Ltd.
Yihao Zhang joined the board of Lincoln Minerals Ltd. as a nonexecutive director.
Lanka Graphite Ltd. appointed Kangadaran Mathivanan as an independent nonexecutive director.
Sonu Cheema joined Avira Energy Ltd. as CFO and company secretary, with Gary Kuo stepping down as interim company secretary.
Ian Pattison was appointed to the board of Heron Resources Ltd. as a nonexecutive director.
Anthony Ho resigned as a nonexecutive director of Hastings Technology Metals Ltd.
GoldStone Resources Ltd. appointed Richard Wilkins as an independent nonexecutive director with immediate effect.
Tertiary Minerals Plc said nonexecutive director David Whitehead has died.
New Pacific Metals Corp. increased the number of directors on its board from five to six and appointed Pan American Silver Corp. nominee Martin Wafforn as a director.
Roger Smith joined the board of Surefire Resources NL as a nonexecutive director, while Victor Turco resigned from the board.
Evgeny Ushanov joined Mangazeya Mining Ltd. as COO, as Vladimir Bogomolov resigned from the role.
Sinead Kaufman joined the Energy Resources of Australia Ltd. board as a nonexecutive director after Simon Trott resigned following his promotion to Rio Tinto's executive committee.
Christopher Spurway retired as a director of E2 Metals Ltd.
David Deloub joined the Avira Energy Ltd. board as a nonexecutive director, while Rui Zhang's re-election as a director was not approved at the company's annual general meeting.
Ian Plimer resigned as a nonexecutive director of KEFI Minerals Plc to focus on other business commitments.
Caeneus Minerals Ltd. appointed Johnathon Busing as a nonexecutive director.
ASX-listed Reward Minerals Ltd. appointed Greg Cochran as CEO, effective immediately.
Christopher Chen and Wen Shan Zhang resigned as directors on the Avira Energy Ltd. board.
Michael Fowler resigned from the board of PolarX Ltd. to focus on other work commitments.
Shaun Hardcastle was appointed to the Clancy Exploration Ltd. board as a nonexecutive director, while Evan Cranston retired from the board due to commitments as executive chairman of New Century Resources Ltd.
BlueRock Diamonds Plc tapped David Facey to serve as finance director, effective immediately.
Michael Foster joined the board of Ortac Resources Ltd. as a nonexecutive director.
John Halliwell was appointed to the Athabasca Minerals Inc. board, effective Nov. 30.
Cameo Resources Corp. appointed Lucas Birdsall to its board, as Lorne Warner resigned to focus on other opportunities.
Maria Gordon was appointed to the PJSC Polyus board as an independent director, replacing Gulnara Kerimova, while Sergei Nossoff was also elected to the board at an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders, replacing Anastasia Galochkina.
Metron Capital Corp. appointed Jodie Gibson to its board of directors.
Rahim Allani was appointed to the board of Cadillac Ventures Inc.
David Smalley resigned as a director of Scorpio Gold Corp., effective immediately.
Garry Stock was named to the Squire Mining Ltd. board as a director. To facilitate the appointment, Chrisilios Kyriakou stepped down as a director.
Alan MacDonald joined Green Arrow Resources Inc. as a director and CEO, while Jake Kalpakian and Neil Spellman stepped down from the board.
Mark Hohnen retired from the board of Salt Lake Potash Ltd. as a nonexecutive director to focus on other business interests.