SNL Metals & Mining presents a weekly rundown of recent board changesin the industry. The moves are listed in chronological order.
Jaguar Mining Inc. nonexecutive director Stephen Hope from the company'sboard, effective March 28, to focus on his other business interests and commitments.
Mark Craddock resigned from the board of Waterberg Coal Co. Ltd. He also stepped down as a director of Firestone Energy Ltd.
Pathfinder Minerals Plc namedRobert Easby finance director, with immediate effect.
Huili Resources (Group) Ltd. Chairman Wang Dayong was as an independent nonexecutivedirector of Up Energy DevelopmentGroup Ltd., effective March 23.
Barry Lee was added to the board of Arco Resources Corp. as a new director, effective immediately,succeeding Brian Gusko, who resigned from the company's board.
John Archibald was to the board of , whileSteve Vaughan stepped down as a company director due to compliance requirementsat the law firm where he is a partner.
Greenland Minerals & Energy Ltd. founding director JeremyWhybrow resigned fromthe company's board.
Wang Guanghua was appointedas an independent nonexecutive director of LingbaoGold Co. Ltd., effective March 30.
China Hanking Holdings Ltd. named Ma Qingshan an independent nonexecutive director, effectiveMarch 30.
Regis Resources Ltd. director Nick Giorgetta will from the miner's board, effectiveApril 29. Giorgetta also served as the company's chairman from May 2009 until resigningfrom the role in November 2015.
Sipa Resources Ltd. nonexecutive director Dalton Goodinghas retired from thecompany's board, effective March 31, to focus on his other board roles. Subsequently,Karen Field was appointed to assume the role of senior independent director, whichwas previously held by Gooding.
Gavin Becker stepped down as a nonexecutive director of , effective March 31,to better address his "work-life balance."
Kenichiro Tsubaki will Thomas Ueda as a nonexecutive directorof IronRidge Resources Ltd.,with immediate effect. Tsubaki has been the alternate director for Ueda and is joiningIronRidge's board as part of the company's strategic alliance with Tsubaki currently servesas a department head at Sumitomo.
Vikas Jain has an invitation to join the boardof Alara Resources Ltd.as a nonexecutive director, pending the announcement of his appointment's effectivedate, while Shanker Madan stepped down from the miner's board, effective March 31.
CITIC Resources Holdings Ltd. nonexecutive director Qiu Yiyongresigned from the company'sboard, effective April 1, due to health reasons.
Anna Stylianides was as a new director of Stylianidesalso serves as a director of Entree Gold Inc. and Altius Minerals Corp.
Robert Rigo joined the board of OreCorpLtd. as a nonexecutive director, effective immediately.
Jaguar Mining Inc. addedThomas Weng to its board as a new director.
Rosita Mining Corp. director Rene Bharti from the miner's board, effectiveMarch 25, as part of his ongoing duties with his media company.
Sean Harvey was as an independent nonexecutivedirector of Abacus Mining & ExplorationCorp. Harvey also serves as a director of Victoria Gold Corp., PerseusMining Ltd., Serabi GoldPlc and Sarama Resources Inc.
Following his recent appointment toEMR Capital, Aaron Hood stepped downas a nonexecutive director of VimyResources Ltd., and Forrest Family Investments has elected to changeits nominee director to the miner's board, nominating Anova Minerals Ltd. NonexecutiveChairman Malcolm James to replace Hood. Furthermore, Vimy added Andrew Haslam toits board as a nonexecutive director. Haslam is also a nonexecutive director ofBC Iron Ltd.
Eco Oro Minerals Corp. director Eduardo Jaramillo steppeddown from the company's board.