Silver Predator Corp. appointed Clifford D. Nelson Jr. as CEO and director. His appointment follows the resignation of Nathan A. Tewalt. Tewalt will remain a technical advisor and will continue to serve on the board of directors. Nelson has served as president of Springer Mining Co. since 2013.
Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. appointed Robert Byrd as COO. He most recently served as the country manager for Mexico with Silver Standard Resources. Byrd replaces Francisco Ramos, who stepped down.
Callinex Mines Inc. appointed Rebecca Moriarty as CFO. She previously spent 11 years at PwC working with public resource companies providing corporate finance, strategic planning and regulatory compliance services. The previous CFO Tamara Edwards, who also currently serves as CFO of Callinan Royalties Corp., has resigned.
First Colombia Gold Corp. appointed Clarence Parks president. Most recently, he held the position of CEO for DHS Holding Co.
Evrim Resources Corp. appointed Howard Davies as COO and vice president of exploration.
First Bauxite Corp. announced that Alan Roughead has replaced Hilbert Shields as president and CEO. Until its sale to Sibelco in 2012, Roughead was CEO and managing director of Queensland Magnesia Pty. Ltd. He has been a non-executive director of FBX since August 2012.
Goldplat appointed Gerard Kisbey-Green to the board as a non-executive director. Most recently, he was president and CEO of Aurigin Resources Inc.
China Gold International Resources Corp. appointed Liangyou Jiang as senior executive vice president. Jiang joined the company in August 2010 as the general manager of Tibet Huatailong Mining Development Corp. Ltd., and in February 2012 was appointed as the chairman of Tibet Huatailong.
Kevin Jennings will be joining Banro Corp. as senior vice president and CFO. Most recently, he served as CFO of SUN Gold.
Kleinfelder announced that Peter Barton, formerly COO of Yancoal Australia Ltd., has been named principal energy and mining.
FLSmidth & Co. A/S appointed Manfred Schaffer president of the new Minerals Division and member of group executive management. From 2006 to 2013, he was president of Sandvik Surface Mining and Systems.
Atlas Copco appointed Per Rehn as the vice president for business development pumps for the Portable Energy Division. Rehn has almost two decades of international experience in several key roles at a global pump manufacturer, including as regional manager emerging markets, general manager for North America, global marketing manager and managing director. Nico Delvaux was also appointed as president of the compressor technique business area. He is currently president of the construction technique business area.
MWH Global appointed Matthew Setty to principal environmental scientist. Setty brings to MWH nearly 18 years of international experience in the hard rock mining sector.
AMEC appointed Julian Walker as director of communications.
MineWare has appointed Roy Pater to its team as global sales director. Prior to joining MineWare, he was the sales director of Africa and Australia at Mine Site Technologies.
Donaldson Company appointed Guillermo Briseño, vice president, Latin America. He is currently Donaldson's managing director, Latin America.
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