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 chronological order.
Ramelius Resources Ltd. named David Southam as independent nonexecutive director, effective immediately. Kevin Lines, who has been acting as interim chairman since Bob Kennedy died, has been appointed chairman on a permanent basis, effective June 29.
CEO Geoffrey Laing agreed take on the role of managing director for Aurora Minerals Ltd.
Moreton Resources Ltd. will part ways with CEO and Chairman Alexander Jason Elks when his contract expires Nov. 23.
Nonexecutive director Sara Kelly was appointed nonexecutive chairman of Drake Resources Ltd., effective June 20.
Kalamazoo Resources Ltd. Chairman Luke Reinehr will take on the role of interim CEO, with Paul Adams named as nonexecutive director, with immediate effect. Managing Director Peter Benjamin will retire, effective July 13.
Greg Steemson relinquished his role as managing director of Emu NL but will remain as nonexecutive director.
Arc Exploration Ltd. director Andrew Cooke stepped down, effective June 30, to pursue other business opportunities.
Mark Connelly joined as chairman of Emmerson PLC's board.
Finders Resources Ltd. named George Lloyd to replace Wayne Apted as CFO, effective immediately.
David Macoboy stood down as director of Vital Metals Ltd., effective immediately.
LiCo Energy Metals Inc. reappointed former Chief Executive Rick Wilson as its director, president and CEO, replacing Tim Fernback, who is stepping down for personal reasons but will remain with the company as a director.
Ardiden Ltd. appointed Peter Spitalny to its board as nonexecutive director.
Nathan Lude replaced Yohanes Sucipto as a director of GTI Resources Ltd., effective immediately.
Celamin Holdings NL named Simon Eley to replace interim CEO Tim Markwell, effective July 1.
CFO Ross Phillips parted ways with Potash Ridge Corp. to pursue other opportunities. Director Chris Reid will assume the role of CFO in the interim.
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. appointed CEO Shougao Wang as an executive director, effective immediately.
Ian Jacobson agreed to join Metallica Minerals Ltd. as nonexecutive director, in lieu of Ruobing Wang.
Stonewall Resources Ltd. added Guyang Tang to its board as director.
COO Robert Benbow was appointed Chaarat Gold Holdings Ltd. executive director.
Canarc Resource Corp. named Chairman Bradford Cooke as interim CEO, replacing Catalin Kilofiski, who resigned. Meanwhile, shareholders elected Scott Eldridge and Kai Hoffmann as new directors, replacing Len Harris, who did not stand for re-election.
Peter Nguyen assumed the role of CFO of MegumaGold Corp.
New Age Metals Inc. parted ways with President and COO Trevor Richardson.
Meridian Mining S.E. appointed Jonathon Richards as interim CFO to replace Carlos Braga, who resigned.
Fenix Dong agreed to join Frontier Resources Ltd. as executive director.
Pacific Rim Cobalt Corp. added Geoffrey Baille Fielding to its board as director.
Christian St. John-Dennis stepped down as director of ECR Minerals PLC to focus on his other business interests.
First Cobalt Corp. independent director Ross Phillips resigned to pursue other opportunities.
Chairman and CEO Harry Barr was named president and COO of El Niño Ventures Inc., replacing Trevor Richardson, who resigned.
Wesizwe Platinum Ltd. director Indresen Pillay will step down, effective July 31, as he no longer represents the interests of Anglo American Platinum Ltd. on the South African explorer's board.
Kevin Joseph tendered his resignation as executive director of Kogi Iron Ltd.
Auris Minerals Ltd. said Wade Evans stood down as CEO.
Gillyeard Leathley parted ways as director for both Nickel Creek Platinum Corp. and Novagold Resources Inc., citing health reasons.
Churchill Mining PLC said Gregory Radke resigned as nonexecutive director.