COMINGS AND GOINGS

  • Stuart Chambers appointed as Chairman of Anglo American

    2017-06-07
    Anglo American Plc announced the appointment of Stuart Chambers as Chairman. Mr Chambers will join the Board of Anglo American as a non-executive director and Chairman Designate on 1 September 2017 and will become Chairman on 1 November 2017. Mr Chambers succeeds Sir John Parker who announced in February 2017 his intention to step down during the course of the year, after serving eight ..
  • Roger Davey appointed as Tharisa’s Independent Non-Executive Director

    2017-06-01
    Tharisa Plc Board of Directors announced that Mr Roger Davey has been appointed to the Board as an independent non-executive director with effect from 1 June 2017.

    Mr Davey, a British national, holds a Master of Science (MSc) in Mineral Production Management from the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College London and an MSc in Water..
  • Gold Fields makes a new appointment

    2017-03-02
    Gold Fields Limited announced the appointment of Dr Carmen Letton as an independent non-executive director to the Board of directors of Gold Fields Limited (the "Board") with effect from 1 May 2017.

    Dr Letton holds a PhD Mineral Economics from the University of Queensland and a Bachelor of Engineering (Hon) (Mining) from t..
  • Wesizwe Platinum’s CEO and Director resigns

    2017-02-15
    Wesizwe Platinum Limited shareholders are hereby informed that Mr Jianke Gao has resigned from his positions as Chief Executive Officer and executive director with effect from 14 February 2017. He will officially leave the company within two months.

    The Board would like to thank Mr Gao for his valuable contribution to the Company an..
  • Frikkie Kotzee steps down as CFO of Kumba Iron Ore

    2017-02-14

    Kumba announced that Frikkie Kotzee, Chief Financial Officer and executive director of the Company, has decided to step down from his role after five years.

    Mr Kotzee engaged with the Kumba Board in December 2016 to indicate his preference to step down during the course of 2017, once a number of majo..
  • Anglo American’s Chairman steps down

    2017-02-14
    Anglo American Plc announced that Sir John Parker has informed the Nomination Committee of the Board of Anglo American of his intention to step down, after serving eight years as Chairman, during the course of 2017.

    Sir John Parker, Chairman of Anglo American, commented, “Having seen Anglo American emerge in a strong position from..
  • Assore's CEO set to retire in 2017

    2016-12-06
    Assore Limited shareholders are advised that Mr Chris Cory, the Chief Executive Officer of the company, will retire on 30 June 2017 after 28 successful years with the group.

    The board is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Charles Edwards Walters as the chief executive officer of the company with effect from 1 July 2017. Charl..
  • DRDGold appoints a new Director

    2016-12-01
    DRDGold Limited announced that with effect from 1 December 2016, Mrs Toko Victoria Buyiswa Nomalanga Mnyango has been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company.

    She is the Chief Executive Officer of Vitom Technologies (Pty) Ltd and Vitom Brands Communication (Pty) Ltd.

  • Kumba Iron Ore appoints new Directors

    2016-11-01
    Kumba Iron Ore Limited announced the appointments of Ms Nonkululeko Dlamini (nee Veleti) and Mr Seamus French as non-executive directors to the Board, with effect from 1 November 2016, in mcompliance with Section 3.59 of the JSE Limited Listing Requirements.

    Ms Dlamini is being appointed as a full director and is the shareholder rep..
  • Coal of Africa appoints a new Director

    2016-10-12
    Coal of Africa Limited announced the appointment of Shangren Ding as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 11 October 2016.

    Shangren Ding, aged 54, is an experienced professional engineer who brings considerable experience to the CoAL board having worked for a number of mining and energy companies as well as actin..
  • Rockwell Diamonds announces board and management changes

    2016-09-13
    Rockwell Diamonds Incorporated announced that James Campbell, the Chief Executive Officer, has tendered his resignation and in an unrelated development, that Stephen Dietrich and Rick Menell have also tendered their resignations as directors.

    The board undertook a strategic review on August 28, 2016, by means of a special board comm..
  • Tawana Resources appoints a new CEO

    2016-07-13
    Tawana Resources NL announced that Mark Calderwood has commenced as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. 

    He has extensive experience in mineral exploration and production management, is an authority on pegmatites and was a co-author of the ‘Pegmatites of Western Australia”.  
  • Anglo American makes changes to the Board

    2016-07-01
    Anglo American Plc announced that Ray O’Rourke, a Non-Executive Director, has notified the Board of his intention to step down after more than six years, in order to concentrate on his business commitments as chairman and chief executive of Laing O’Rourke.  O’Rourke will step down from the Anglo American Board with effect 25 July 2016.

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  • Gold Fields appoints a new Director

    2016-06-14
    Gold Fields Limited announced the appointment of  Terence Philip Goodlace as an independent non-executive director to the Board of Directors of the Company, with effect from 1 July 2016.

    Goodlace has extensive mining experience and is currently Chief Executive Officer and member of the Impala Platinum Holdings Limited Board..
  • Resource Generation appoints a new COO

    2016-06-03
    Resource Generation Limited announced the appointment of Zirk van Der Bank as Chief Operating Officer of its operating subsidiary, Ledjadja Coal.

    van Der Bank is an experienced mining engineer with more than 20 years' experience in the coal mining industry. He has held a range of supervisory and management positions at Sasol Mi..
  • Gold Fields announces resignation of a Director

    2016-06-01
    Gold Fields Limited has advised shareholders that David Murray has resigned as a Non-Executive Director of the Gold Fields Board of Directors, with effect from 1 June 2016.

    The Board would like to thank Murray for his valuable contribution to the Company over the past 9 years and wish him everything of the best in his future endeavo..
  • Petra Diamonds makes changes to the Board

    2016-05-31
    Petra Diamonds Limited announced the following Board and Senior Management changes, effective 30 June 2016.
     
    David Abery will step down as Petra's Finance Director in order to pursue other opportunities. Post his departure, Abery will continue to be available to the Company on an advisory basis for a period of at least six month..
  • Anglo American appoints De Beers Group CEO

    2016-05-27
    Anglo American Plc announces the appointment of Bruce Cleaver as CEO of the De Beers Group following Philippe Mellier’s decision to step down after five years.

    Duncan Wanblad, CEO of Anglo American’s Base Metals business, will add the Strategy & Business Development portfolio of Anglo American to his responsibilities. Bo..
  • Wescoal Holdings appoints Group F.D.

    2016-05-04
    Wescoal Holdings Limited announced the  appointment of Bothwell Mazarura as Group Finance Director and Chief Financial Officer, effective from 1 July 2016.

    Bothwell previously held various senior financial roles at Lonmin Plc from 2010, including Head of Group Finance, Head of Treasury and Acting Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joini..
  • Nkwe Platinum’s Managing Director resigns

    2016-05-03
    Nkwe Platinum Limited announced that Zhilin (Abraham) Li has resigned as Managing Director of the Company due to other professional commitments, with effect from 02 May 2016.

    Li had been with the Company since 17 December 2013. 

    In addition to this, Nkwe Platinum appoin..
  • Marenica Energy strengthens Management Team

    2016-05-03
    Marenica Energy Limited announced a number of important changes to its Management Team. 

    Murray Hill has been appointed to the Company’s Board as Managing Director, effective immediately. He is a qualified metallurgist and a fellow of the AusIMM with over 30 years’ industry experience in the design, operation and commis..
  • SacOil Holdings signs Joint Venture Agreement

    2016-04-25
    SacOil Holdings Limited announces that a Joint Venture Agreement for the development of the African Renaissance Pipeline Project (“Project”) was signed in Maputo, Mozambique on Friday, April 22, 2016 by the following parties i.e. Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos (ENH), Profin Consulting Sociedade Anonima (Profin), China Petroleum Pipeline Bureau (CPP), China Petroleum & T..
  • Elemental Minerals makes Board changes

    2016-04-22
    Elemental Minerals Limited announced the resignation of Robert Samuel Middlemas as a Non-Executive Director and the appointment of Jonathan Trollip to the Company’s Board. 

    Middlemas had been on the Company’s Board for six years and has decided not to stand for re-election at the upcoming Annual General Meeting. His res..
  • Swala Energy’s Director resigns

    2016-04-20
    Swala Energy Limited has announced the resignation of Ernest Massawe as Director of the Company’s Board, effective from 20 April 2016. 

    Massawe had been a Non-Executive Director of the Company since its incorporation in early 2013. He was actively involved in Swala Energy’s early stages of development as an oil and gas ..
  • Anglo American's F.D. to retire

    2016-04-20
    Anglo American Plc announced that René Médori, Finance Director, has informed the Board of his decision to retire when he reaches the age of 60 in 2017, in order to enable an orderly succession.

    The Board is initiating a formal process to appoint a successor, which will include internal and external candidates. Mr Médori will contin..
  • Barrie van der Merwe to serve the Board of Lonmin

    2016-04-19
    Lonmin Plc has appointed Barrie van der Merwe to serve as an Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of the Company, with effect from 17 May 2016.  

    Barrie is a Chartered Accountant and holds a B Com (Hons) degree in Accounting from the University of Pretoria. Between 2012 and 2015, Barrie was Chief Financial Officer..
  • Sibanye Gold re-organises management structure

    2016-04-18
    Sibanye Gold Limited has revised and is implementing its organisational structures in order to ensure that it is optimally positioned for its entry into the PGM mining sector in 2016.

    In order to ensure the sustained focus on safe, cost-effective delivery of production from its underground mining and surface processing operations as it becomes ..
  • CFO and Director of Lonmin steps down

    2016-04-12
    Lonmin Plc has announced that Simon Scott will step down as the Company's Chief Financial Officer and Director.

    While the exact date on which Simon will leave the Board has not yet been determined, it is expected that Simon will step down from the Board following the Company's Interim Results in May 2016.
  • Caledonia Mining Corporation's Director resigns

    2016-04-12
    Caledonia Mining Corporation announced the resignation of  Independent Director, David Henderson, with effect from 15 April 2016.

    Henderson had been on the Company's Board since August 2015. 

    Commenting on Henderson's resignation, Leigh Wilson, ..
  • Giyani Gold’s Director resigns

    2016-04-12
    Giyani Gold Corporation announced the resignation of Ron Reed, the Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of the Company, effective April 5, 2016.

    Duane Parnham, Executive Chairman, will act in the capacity as CFO until a new appointee is made. The Company would like to thank  Reed for his contribution and dedication to Giyani..
  • Trans Hex Group makes changes to the Board

    2016-04-04
    Trans Hex Group Limited  announced that Quinton George and  Marco Wentzel have been appointed as Non-Executive Directors of the Company with  effect from 4 April 2016. 

    In addition,  Richard Tait has been appointed as an Alternate Director to Wentzel with effect from 4 April 2016.
  • Ferrum Crescent restructures the Board

    2016-04-01
    Ferrum Crescent Limited announced the strategic re-focusing of the Company and the resignation of Tom Revy and Bob Hair. 

    The Company restructured to focus on generating value from the Group�s principal iron ore project in northern South Africa and the development of its value-accretive business model, progressing initial..
  • Sipa Resources' Director retires

    2016-04-01
    Sipa Resources Limited announced the retirement of Non-Executive Director, Dalton Gooding, from the Company's Board effective immediately. 

    Gooding retired from Sipa Resources' Board to focus on his other Board roles. His role of Senior Independent Director will be assumed by Karen Field. He had been with the Comp..
  • The Waterberg Coal Company's Director resigns

    2016-03-30
    The Waterberg Coal Company Limited has advised shareholders that Mr Mark Craddock has tendered his resignation from the Board.

    Craddock has been an Acting Chief Executive Officer and Director at The Waterberg Coal Company Limited since March 2016.

    The Waterberg Coal Company is an ASX and JSE listed co..
  • Syrah Resources appoints a Sales and Marketing General Manager

    2016-03-22
    Syrah Resources Limited has appointed Antonio Assis as General Manager Sales and Marketing, with effect from April 2016. 

    Assis has 28 years of international sales and marketing experience across multiple industries including the graphite sector. His most recent role was with Nacionale de Grafite, as worldwide sales and m..
  • Arcelormittal South Africa appoints a new CEO

    2016-03-08
    Arcelormittal South Africa Limiteds Board of Directors have approved the appointment of Wim de Klerk as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the Board with effect from 1 September 2016.

    De Klerk holds a Bachelors of Accountancy degree (Honours) from the University of Pretoria, an Executive Management Diploma from Darde..
  • IMX Resources unveils high calibre Board

    2016-03-08
    IMX Resources Limited has unveiled a high-calibre Board of Directors for its new wholly-owned subsidiary, Graphex Mining Limited. 

    Graphex Mining will own and operate the Chilalo Graphite project located in Mozambique upon completion of the asset restructure. The subsidiary company will be headed by mining veteran, Stephen ..
  • Exxaro Resources makes changes to the Board

    2016-03-04
    Exxaro Resources Limited announced the resignation of Financial Director, WA (Wim) de Klerk, following his application to step down in order for him to make a lifestyle change with effect from 31 August 2016 or an earlier date if so agreed with the Board. 

    Wim has been requested to, during this period, specifically assist t..
  • South African Coal Mining Holdings makes changes to the Board

    2016-02-15
    South African Coal Mining Holdings Limited has announced the resignation of Solly Mokoetle as Chairman and member of the Company's Board.

    Mokoetle had been on the Company's Board since February 2012.

    The board of SACMH thanked Mr Mokoetle for his contributions to the comp..
  • Triton Minerals' Directors resign

    2016-02-12
    Triton Minerals Limited announced the resignations of Non-Executive Directors, Alan Jenks and Rodney Baxter, from the Company's Board of Directors, effective immediately.

    Jenks resigned due to ill health and Baxter resigned due to an unexpected increase in the time required to meet his other existing commitments outside the Com..
  • Wesizwe Platinum's Director resigns

    2016-02-01
    Wesizwe Platinum Limited announced that of its seven non-executive directors, Jikang Li, has resigned from the Company's  Board of Directors with effect from 28 January 2016.

    Li had been on the Wesizwe's Board since May 2011.

    The Board thanked Li for his valua..
  • DiamondCorp makes changes to the Board

    2016-02-01
    DiamondCorp Plc has announced the retirement of Nick Allen as a Non-Executive Director of the Company and the appointment of Christopher (Chris) Ellis as an Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 February 2016. 

    Ellis has an investment banking career spanning over 20 years in London and the United States. H..
  • Gold Fields appoints a new Director

    2016-01-15
    Gold Fields Limited announced the appointment of Steven Reid as an Independent Non-Executive Director to the Board of Directors of the Company with effect from 1 February 2016.

    Reid has served as a director of Silver Standard Resources Inc since January 2013 and a director of Eldorado Gold Corporation since May 2013. He has over 35 ..
  • ArcelorMittal South Africa makes changes to the board

    2015-12-15
    ArcelorMittal South Africa Limited has advised shareholders that Paul Sean OFlaherty has given notice to resign as the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of ArcelorMittal South Africa with effect from 12 February 2016.

    OFlaherty has resigned due to personal reasons and wishes to pursue other interests. The Board has es..
  • Sentula Mining makes changes to the Board

    2015-10-07
    Sentula Mining Limited has announced the resignation of Robin Berry as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director with effect from 7 October 2015.

    Following his long association with the Company, the Board wishes Berry well in his future endeavors.

    With effect from 7 October..
  • Chrometco announces resignation of FD

    2015-10-06
    Chrometco Limited has announced the resignation of Michael Scott as the Financial Director of the Company with effect from 1 December 2015.

    The Company wishes to thank Scott for his contributions during his tenure as Financial Director of the Company.

    Shareholders are further ad..
  • Vast Resources reports a loss of $6.8 million

    2015-09-16
    Vast Resources Plc has released its final results for the period ended 31 March 2015. 

     Loss of $6.8 million to 31 March 2015 as..
  • Central Rand Gold reports an overall revenue decrease

    2015-09-15
    Central Rand Gold has released its unaudited condensed consolidated Interim Results for the six month period ended 30 June 2015. 

    The loss before interest, tax and depreciation for the period under review amounted to US$0.7m, which is a significant improvement on prior year period operational loss of US$2.6m. 
  • Impala Platinum Holdings makes Board changes

    2015-09-03
    Impala Platinum Holdings has announced the resignation of Thandi Orleyn as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Board of Directors with immediate effect .

    The Board of Impala Platinum Holdings has thanked Orleyn for her contribution during her tenure and wishes her well in future endeavours.

    &..
  • Buffalo Coal Corp announces changes to the Board

    2015-09-03
    Buffalo Coal Corporation has announced the resignation of John Dreyer and Michael Price from the Board with effect from 01 September 2015.

    The Board would like to thank them for their valued contributions to the company over the past three years.
     
    Eddie Scholtz and John Wallingto..
  • Exxaro Resources makes changes to the Board of Directors

    2015-08-19
    Exxaro Resources Limited has announced the resignation of Norman Bloe Mbazima as a Non-Executive Director and the appointment of Saleh Mayet as a Non-Executive Director of the Company. 

    Mayet is a qualified Chartered Accountant and currently serves as Head of Finance for Anglo American South Africa Limited and serves on the..
  • Bauba Platinum announces changes to the Board

    2015-08-17
    Bauba Platinum Limited has announced the resignation of Kholeka Mzondeki as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect.

    Mzondeki stepped down due to personal reasons. She has over 20 years of experience in governance and financial management having previously served as a Financial Director and Chief F..
  • BHP Billiton makes changes to the Board of Directors

    2015-08-14
    Chairman of BHP Billiton Plc, Jac Nasser, has announced a number of changes to the Groups Board of Directors. 

    Anita Frew has been appointed to the Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 15 September 2015. 

    Frew has over 18 years of ex..
  • Caledonia Mining makes changes to its Board of Directors

    2015-08-12
    Caledonia Mining Corporation has announced that John Mark Learmonth joined the Board as Chief Financial Officer and David Norval Henderson has joined the Board as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. 

    Prior to joining Caledonia Mining in 2008, Learmonth his appointment served as a Division Director of Investment ..
  • Tawana announces changes to the Board

    2015-07-06
    Tawana Resources NL announced the appointment of Michael Bohm as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 1 August 2015. 

    Bohm offers extensive mining, corporate, project and operational management experience in the minerals industry in Africa. He currently serves on the Boards of gold producers..
  • Oando announces changes to the Board

    2015-07-03
    Oando Plc appointed Dr Tanimu Yakubu Muhammad as Non-Executive Director to the Board with effect from 30 June 2015.

    Muhammad has a degree in Economics and an MBA in Finance, as well as a certificate in Marketing Research. He has held many key positions during his career including, among others, his position as Chief Economic Advisor..
  • North River Resources appoints a new Executive Director

    2015-07-02
    North River Resources Plc has appointed James Beams as the new Executive Director to the Companys Board with immediate effect. 

    Beams joined the Company in January 2015 and will now be serving as the Chief Executive Officer of North River Resources going forth. 

  • South32 appoints Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi as the new Director

    2015-07-02
    South32 Limited has appointed Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi to serve as the Companys new Non-Executive Director with effect from 02 July 2015. 

    Dr Mkhwanazi has been serving as Chairman of BHP Billiton Limiteds South Africa operations since October 2008. He serves also, as the President and Chief Operations Officer of BHP Billiton..
  • Shaw River Manganese makes Board changes

    2015-06-30
    Shaw River Manganese Limited has appointed Dennis Wilkins to serve as a Non-Executive Director of the Companys Board following the resignation of Jeremy Sinclair.

    Wilkins, founder and principal of DWCorporate Pty Ltd, has been a Director and involved in the executive management of several publicly listed resource companies with ope..
  • Kumba Iron Ore appoints a new Non-Executive Director

    2015-06-29
    Kumba Iron Ore Limited has announced the appointment of Andile Sangqu as a Non-Executive Director of the Companys Board with effect from 29 June 2015. 

    Sangqu is currently serving as the Executive Head of Anglo American South Africa and is now appointed on Kumba Iron Ores Board as a shareholder representing Ang..
  • Ben Moolman to serve as an Executive Director at Lonmin

    2015-06-25
    Lonmin Plc has announced the appointment of Ben Moolman, the Companys current Chief Operating Officer, as an Executive Director of the Companys Board with immediate effect. 

    Moolman, a qualified engineer with more than 30 years of experience in the platinum mining industry, served Glencore Xstrata before re-joining Lonmin..
  • West African Resources appoints a new Chairman

    2015-06-23
    West African Resources Limited has announced the appointment of Mark Connelly as the new Independent Non-Executive Chairman. 

    Connelly previously served as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Papillon Resources Limited, a Mali based gold developing Company. He has also worked as Endeavour Mining Corporation..
  • Swala Energy appoints new Non-Executive Director

    2015-06-23
    Swala Energy Limited has announced the appointment of Frank Moxon as an Independent Non-Executive Director to its Board with effect from 23 June 2015.

    Moxon is the Managing Director of Hoyt Moxon Ltd, a corporate finance consulting firm. He also acts as Chairman of the Imperial Minerals Plc and as a Director of the Chartered Institu..
  • Coal of Africa announces directorate change

    2015-06-22
    Coal of Africa Limited has announced the appointment of De Wet Schutte as the new Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director with effect from 22 June 2015.

    Schutte, a Chartered Accountant with a Master of Business Administration, has been involved in the mining and natural resources industry for the past 16 years, as Managing Di..
  • Regal Resources makes changes to the Board of Directors

    2015-06-15
    Regal Resources Limited has announced the resignations of Chairman and Non-Executive Director, Rohan Gillespie, and Non-Executive Director, Angus Edgar, from the Companys Board with effect from 9 June 2015.

    Regal Resources Non-Executive Director, Mark Savich, will act as interim Non-Executive Chairman, pending the appointment of a..
  • Arcelormittal South Africa appoints new Directors

    2015-06-12
    Arcelormittal South Africa Limited has announced the appointment of Marc Vereecke and Ramesh Kothari as the new Non-Executive Directors of the Companys Board with effect from 11 June 2015.

    Vereecke, with a degree in Civil Engineer Electronics, is the Vice President in ArcelorMittal Holdings AG and the Chief Operating Officer for th..
  • Mwana Africas CEO resigns

    2015-06-11
    Mwana Africa Plc has announced approved changes to its Board of Directors.

    Kalaa Mpinga has resigned as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company with immediate effect.
     
    Yat Hoi Ning, former Interim Non-Executive Chairman, has been appointed to serve as the Executive Chairman of..
  • Impala Platinum appoints a new Chairman

    2015-06-10
    Impala Platinum Holdings Limited has announced the appointment of Dr Mandla Gantsho as the new Independent Non-Executive Chairman with effect from 21 October 2015.
     
    Dr Gantsho has been serving as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company since his appointment in  August 2010. In addition, he is currentl..
  • ArcelorMittal South Africas Director resigns

    2015-06-09
    ArcelorMittal South Africa Limited has announced the resignation of Gonzalo Urquijo as a Director of the Companys Board with effect from 8 June 2015. 

    Urquijo had been on the Companys Board as an Executive Director since May 2011 and he has held various positions within the ArcelorMittal Group. He previously served as Dep..
  • Ortac Resources CEO joins the Board of Zamsort

    2015-06-08
    Ortac Resources Limited has announced that, following a Secured Convertible Loan Note and Call Option Agreement entered into with Zamsort Limited, the Companys Chief Executive Officer, Vassilios Carellas, has joined the Board of Zamsort as a Director.

    Carellas appointment will involve an executive management role in the operations..
  • Michelle Ash to serve the Board of Acacia Mining

    2015-06-04
    Acacia Mining Plc has announced the appointment of Michelle Ash as the new Chief Operating Officer of the Companys Board.

    Ash, with more than 20 years of experience within the mining and manufacturing industries across a range of senior roles, joined Acacia Mining in 2013 as Executive General Manager, Business Improvement and Plann..
  • Exxaro Resources makes changes to the Board

    2015-06-04
    Exxaro Resources Limited has announced the appointments of Monhla Wilma Hlahla and Mxolisi Donald Mbuyisa Mgojo as the new Independent Non-Executive Director and Executive Director of the Companys Board respectively, effective from 4 June 2015.

    Hlahla currently serves as Chairman of Royal Bafokeng Holdings Pty Ltd and as a Non-Exec..
  • Ren Hochreiter resigns as Sable Metals and Minerals Executive Director

    2015-06-03
    Sable Metals and Minerals Limited has announced the resignation of Ren Hochreiter as an Executive Director of the Companys Board with effect from 1 June 2015. 

    Hochreiter will continue to serve as a Non-Executive Director of the Board and Member of the Social and Ethics Committee. 
  • Anglo American makes strategic Board changes in South Africa

    2015-06-01
    Anglo American Plc has made changes to its leadership structure in South Africa following a detailed governance review.

    The Board of Directors reported that it expects the reorganisation to bring better effectiveness and alignment across the Groups diversified mining businesses in South Africa. 
  • Bauba Platinum makes changes to the Board

    2015-06-01
    Bauba Platinum Limited has announced the resignation of Financial Director, Willem Moolman, and Independent Non-executive Directors, Jonathan Best and Kennith Dicks, from the Companys Board with effect from 30 May 2015.

    The Board has appointed Nico van der Hoven as the new Non-Executive Director, Martin Luyt as the new lead Indepen..
  • Viking Mines executes sale contract

    2015-06-01
    Viking Mines has executed a sale contract for its Akoase gold project located in Ghana for AUD10 million to the owner of the Sian gold project located 12 kilometres from Akoase. 

    The sale comes after a selective tender process that was conducted over several months by Vikings corporate adviser Emerald Partners to secure an..
  • Trevor Scott resigns as Chrometcos FD

    2015-05-27
    Chrometco Limited has announced the resignation of Trevor Scott as the Financial Director of the Company with effect from 26 June 2015. 

    Scott had been with Chrometco since 2005 and is resigning from the Company due to his increased responsibilities regarding his other business interests. 
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  • Merafe Resources appoints a new Non-Executive Director

    2015-05-15
    Merafe Resources Limited has announced the appointment of Shaun Blankfield as a Non-Executive Director of the Companys Board with effect from 13 May 2015.

    Blankfield is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He worked as a manager in the Corporate Finance and Accounting Advisory Services team at Deloitte, Sydney, Australia and is curren..
  • Sierra Rutile appoints a new Chief Operating Officer

    2015-05-12
    Sierra Rutile Limited has announced the appointment of Wayne Venter as the new Chief Operating Officer with effect from 1 August 2015. 

    Venter will be responsible for all the aspects of operations as well as overseeing current operations, strategic business planning and execution of projects. Venter has over 25 years of exp..
  • BHP Billiton makes changes to the Board of Directors

    2015-05-12
    BHP Billiton has announced the appointments of Frank Cooper, Peter Kukielski, Futhi Mtoba and Wayne Osborn as Non-Executive Directors of South32. 

    Keith Rumble was appointed to the South32 Board of Directors on 27 February 2015 and he is set to resign from BHP Billiton with effect from 22 May 2015. 
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  • Northam Platinum announces resignation of Director

    2015-04-13
    Northam Platinum Limited has announced the resignation of J.A.K Cochrane as a Director with effect from 15 April 2015. 

    The Board thanks Cochrane for his valuable contribution to the Company during his tenure. 

    Northam Platinum is a JSE listed platinum explorat..
  • BHP Billiton appoints Non-Executive Directors

    2015-04-08

    BHP Billion has appointed Frank Cooper, Peter Kukielski, Futhi Mtoba and Wayne Osborn as Non-Executive Directors of South32.

    The newly appointed Directors will join the Chairman Elect, David Crawford, Chief Executive Officer Elect, Graham Kerr, Independent Non-Executive Director, Keith Rum..
  • Anglo American announces Board Changes

    2015-03-26
    Anglo American Plc has announced the appointment of a new Director. 

    Anik Michaud has been appointed as the Groups new Corporate Communications Director, with effect from 30 March 2015.

    In addition, the Group has advised shareholders that John Parker has been appointed..
  • Ben Moolman to serve as COO of Lonmin

    2015-03-18
    Lonmin Plc has announced the appointment of Ben Moolman as the new Chief Operating Officer of the Company, effective immediately. 

    Moolman returned to Lonmin in August 2014 to serve in the Business Support Office, before his departure from the Company, he previously served in various operational management positions includi..
  • African Potash makes Board changes

    2015-03-18
    African Potash Limited announced the appointment of Dr Christopher Cleverly as an Executive Chairman, effective immediately. 

    Dr Cleverly joined the Board as a Non-Executive Director on 3 March 2015, to assume the role of current Chairman, Jean-Pierre Conrad, who will continue to serve on the Board as a Non-Executive Direct..
  • Chris Sheppard to serve as COO of AngloGold Ashanti

    2015-03-11
    AngloGold Ashanti Limited has announced the appointment of Chris Sheppard as Chief Operating Officer of the Companys operations in South Africa. 

    Sheppard is taking over for Mike OHare who is set to retire early during the course of 2015, after serving for 40 years at AngloGold Ashanti. Sheppards appointment will take ef..
  • Obtala Resources appoints a new Executive Director

    2015-03-11
    Obtala Resources Limited announced the appointment of Emma Priestley as an Executive Director of the Board, effective immediately. 

    Priestley specialises in Africa and emerging market sectors, developing and advising companies. 

    She previously served..
  • Anglo American appoints new Non-Executive Director

    2015-03-09
    Anglo American Plc has appointed Dr Byron Grote, a Non-Executive Director of the Company, to the Board of Tesco Plc as an Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 May 2015. 

    The Company further reported that Dr Grote will not be re-elected to the Unilever NV and Unilever Plc Boards and will be retiring as a Dir..
  • Impala Platinum Holdings makes Board changes

    2015-03-06
    Impala Platinum Holdings Limited has announced the appointments of Sydney Mufamadi, Bernard Swanepoel and Nkosana Moyo as Independent Non-Executive Directors of the Board, effective immediately. 

    Mufamadi currently serves as the Director of the School of Leadership at the University of Johannesburg and serves on the Barclay..
  • African Rainbow Minerals makes Board changes

    2015-03-04
    African Rainbow Minerals Limited has appointed A K Maditsi as an Independent Non-Executive Director, Lead Independent Non-Executive Director of the Board, the Chairman of the Nomination Committee and Chairman of the Non-Executive Directors Committee with effect from 2 March 2015.

    Since his appointment into these positions, Maditsi ..
  • African Potash appoints a new Non-Executive Director

    2015-03-04
    African Potash Limited has announced the appointment of Christopher Cleverly as a Non-Executive Director, with immediate effect.

    Cleverly brings his extensive experience as a barrister and African focused entrepreneur along with his corporate experience and regional expertise which will assist the Companys development objectives fo..
  • Premier African Minerals appoints a new Non-Executive Director

    2015-03-04
    Premier African Minerals Limited has announced the appointment of Michael Foster as a Non-Executive Director of the Companys Board, effective immediately. 

    Foster, a graduate geologist, has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry, exploration, mine development, operations and finance in a variety of commodities...
  • Lonmins COO resigns

    2015-02-25
    Lonmin Plc has announced the resignation of Johan Viljoen from his position as Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect. 

    Ben Moolman, currently Head of the Business Support Office, will serve as Acting Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect alongside his current role. Moolman rejoined Lonmin in August 2014, fro..
  • Base Resources appoints a new Director

    2015-02-25
    Base Resources Limited has announced the appointment of Keith Spence as an Independent Non-Executive Director, effective immediately. 

    Spence will bring his extensive experience in international and corporate development into the Company. He has over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry with Shell and Woodside..
  • Pan African Resources announces Board changes

    2015-02-25
    Pan African Resources Plc has appointed Deon Louw to serve as a Financial Director of the Company and to succeed Cobus Loots, who was appointed as the Companys Chief Executive Officer, both appointments will take effect from 1 March 2015. 

    Louw is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a CFA.  He previously se..
  • KEFI Minerals appoints new Head of Operations

    2015-02-25
    KEFI Minerals Plc has announced the appointment of Wayne Nicoletto as Head of Operations and Managing Director of KEFI Minerals Ethopia Limited, effective immediately.

    Nicoletto has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry as a Metallurgist and General Manager, specialising in design, start up and operation of gold mines i..
  • Coal of Africa makes Board changes

    2015-02-17
    Coal Of Africa Limiteds Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Meeser, has announced his resignation. 

    Meeser wishes to pursue other interests but will continue to serve on the Board until the end of April 2015.  

    David Brown, Chief Executive ..
  • Pan African Resources makes changes to the Board of Directors

    2015-02-11
    Pan African Resources Plc announced the retirement of Ron Holding as Chief Executive Officer of the Group with effect from 01 March 2015.  

    Holding will be succeeded by Cobus Loots who is currently serving as the Finance Director of Pan African Resources.
  • African Rainbow Minerals makes Board changes

    2015-02-11
    African Rainbow Minerals Limited announced the resignation of Daniel Vusimusi Simelane as the Chief Executive Officer of African Rainbow Minerals Copper and as Executive Director of the Board, effective from 06 February 2015. 

    Current Chief Executive Officer of African Rainbow Minerals Coal, Thando Mkatshana, has been appoi..
  • South African Coal Mining Holdings makes changes to the Board

    2015-02-04
    South African Coal Mining Holdings Limited has appointed Messrs Keith Harris and Kareem Ashraff to the Companys Board of Directors, with immediate effect.

    Harris, who has a strong local and international strategic managerial background, has been appointed to serve as Chief Executive Officer. 
  • Celamin announces changes to management and the Board

    2015-02-03
    Celamin Holdings NL has made various appointments to strengthen its Board and the management team. 

    Tim Markwell was appointed as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Markwell he has over 20 years of experience in the resources sector including senior technical roles with BHP Billiton and other companies.&nbs..
  • Centamins Director retires

    2015-01-28
    Centamin Plc announced the retirement of Non-Executive Director, Professor Robert Bowker, from the Companys Board of Directors with effect from 26 January 2015. 

    Bowker had been involved with the Company since 21 July 2008.

    Josef El-Raghy, Chairman of Centamin, comment..
  • Village Main Reef restructures the Board

    2015-01-28
    Village Main Reef Limited has made changes to its Board of Directors following a strategic review of the Companys Board, all with effect from 1 February 2015. 

    The Company appointed Octavia Matloa as Deputy Chairman and Lead Independent Non-Executive Director and Godfrey Ntoele has been appointed as an Independent Non-Exec..
  • CFO of Arcelormittal South Africa resigns

    2015-01-19
    Arcelormittal South Africa Limiteds Chief Financial Officer, Matthias Wellhausen, has resigned from the Company and its Board, with effect from 15 March 2015. 

    Wellhausen has been with the Company since 02 March 2013 and is leaving to pursue other career opportunities.

  • Sable Metals & Mineral makes changes to the Board

    2015-01-19
    Sable Metals & Minerals Limited has advised that the role of David Levithan will change from Executive Director to Non-Executive Director of the Board, effective from 14 January 2015. 

    Levithan will continue to act as legal advisor to the company.

    Levithan holds..
  • Centamin appoints a new CEO

    2015-01-19
    Centamin Plc has announced the appointment of Andrew Pardey as Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Executive Director on the Board with effect from 01 February 2015. 

    Pardey holds a BSc in Geology and has over 25 years' experience in the mining and exploration industry. He has held the position of Chief Operatin..
  • Beacon Hill Resources appoints Administrators

    2015-01-15
    Beacon Hill Resources Plc has advised shareholders that the Company and its subsidiary, BHR Mining Limited, will be put into administration.

    The decision to place the Beacon Hill Resources into administration came after discussions with the Company's appointed insolvency practitioner and its senior secured debt provider, Vitol ..
  • DRDgold appoints new Executive Director

    2015-01-08
    DRDgold Limited has announced that the recently appointed Chief Financial Officer, Riaan Davel, has been appointed to serve as an Executive Director with effect from 6 January 2015. 

    DRDGold is a JSE listed gold exploration and development c..
  • African Minerals announces changes to the Board

    2015-01-08
    African Minerals Limited has advised shareholders of the resignation of Ian Cockerill from his position as an Independent Non-Executive Director, effective immediately. 

    Executive Chairman of African Minerals, Frank Timis, commented, "I would like to thank Ian for his contribution to our board and his efforts on behalf..
  • Baobab Resources announces changes to the Board

    2015-01-07
    Baobab Resources Plc has advised shareholders of the resignation of Mohan Kaul from his position as a Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 January 2015. 

    The Company reported that its in the process of searching for a new Non-Executive Director who will add value in the final stages of the Definitive Feasibility Study..
  • Merafe Resources makes changes to the Board

    2014-12-30
    Merafe Resources Limited announced that following Ditabe Chochos decision to step down from his position of Chief Financial Officer of the Company, Kajal Bissessor has been appointed to assume the responsibilities of Chief Financial Officer, effective from 01 January 2015. 

    Bissessor is current a manager for finance and in..
  • Atlatsa Resources Corporation changes JSE sponsor

    2014-12-29
    Atlatsa Resources Corporation announced the appointment of Standard Bank of South Africa Limited as sponsor to the Company, effective from 30 November 2014. 

    The appointment follows the termination of Macquarie First South Capital Proprietary Limited as sponsor to the Company.

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  • Caledonias Director resigns

    2014-12-29
    Caledonia Mining Corporations Stefan Hayden has resigned as a Non-Executive Director of the Company, effective immediately.

    Hayden had been with the Company since 1996, serving as a Director. Between 1997 and 2005 he served as Chairman of the Board and from June 1997 he served as  Chief Executive Officer and President unti..
  • Tharisa appoints a new Director

    2014-12-19
    Tharisa Plc has announced the appointment of Chi Ming Brian Cheng as a Non-Executive Director of the Company, with effect from 19 December 2014. 

    Cheng is a Canadian national with a Bachelor of Science degree. He is an Executive Director of NWS Holdings Limited and a Non-Executive Director of five other companies listed on ..
  • SacOil announces changes to the Board

    2014-12-17
    SacOil Holdings Limited has announced the appointment of Damain Matroos as Chief Financial Officer of the Company, with effect from 1 February 2014.

    Tariro Mudzimuirema, current acting Chief Financial Officer, will return to her previous role as Financial Manager.

    Matroos is a q..
  • Directors of Ferrum Crescent resign

    2014-12-15
    Ferrum Crescent Limiteds Ted Droste and Kofi Morna have resigned from their roles as Non-Executive Directors of the Company with effect from 31 December 2014. 
     
    Both Directors had been with the company since October 2010 and are resigning to pursue other interests as the Company moves into active development of the Moonligh..
  • BHPBilliton makes changes to the Remuneration Committee

    2014-12-15
    BHPBilliton Plc has announced the appointment of Carolyn Hewson as Chairman of the Companys Remuneration Committee with effect from 1 January 2015.  

    Hewson originally joined the Board in 2010 and was appointed to serve on the Remuneration Committee in January 2014.

    He..
  • Tawana Resources makes changes to the Board and Executive Management

    2014-12-12
    As part of the Companys continuing focus on the development of the Mofe Creek project in Liberia, Tawana Resources NL has implemented Board and Executive Management changes.

    Chief Executive Officer of the Company, Wayne Richards, will step down from his position but will remain on as the Executive Chairman. Len Kolff will take up t..
  • Mwana Africa makes changes to the Board

    2014-12-10
    Mwana Africa Plc has announced the appointments of Ngoni Kudenga and Herbert Mashanyare as Non-Executive Directors of the Companys Board, effective immediately.

    Kudenga is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 30 years' experience in finance and commercial roles accumulated from positions in accounting firms and private a..
  • AngloGold Ashanti announces Board changes

    2014-12-03
    AngloGold Ashanti Limited announced the appointment of Albert Garner and Maria Richter as Non-Executive Directors with effect from 1 January 2014. 

    Garner has extensive experience in capital markets, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. He currently serves as a Senior Banker at Lazard Frre & Co., LLC lea..
  • Sentula Mining makes changes to the Board

    2014-11-20
    Sentula Mining Limited announced the appointment of Mduduzi Edward Gama as an Independent Non-Executive Director to the Board and as a member of the Audit and Risk Committee, effective from 1 February 2015.

    Gama holds a BCom Accounting degree, an MBA and a PhD (Finance) degree. He was previously a Chief Executive Officer of Meeg Ass..
  • Firestone Energys Director resigns

    2014-11-20
    Firestone Energy Limited announced the resignation of Director, George Oupa Magashula, effective immediately.

    Magashule had been with the Company since November 2013.

    Firestone Energy is a JSE and ASX listed
  • Sierra Rutile makes Board changes

    2014-11-19
    Sierra Rutile Limited has appointed Stephen Gill as a Non-Executive Director of the Board with immediate effect.

    Gill has substantial experience working with mining companies on strategic development, mergers and acquisitions, and operational improvements. He is currently a Vice President at Pala Investment, a Director of Asian Mine..
  • Minbos Resources appoints a new CFO

    2014-11-11
    Minbos Resources Limited has announced the appointment of Stef Weber to serve as the new Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company, with immediate effect.

    Weber is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary with over 20 years of experience working in the resource industry across various commodities in ..
  • Royal Bafokeng Platinum appoints a new Director

    2014-11-07
    Royal Bafokeng Platinum Limited has appointed Thoko Mokgosi-Mwantembe as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Companys Board of Directors, effective immediately.

    Mokgosi-Mwantembe holds a BSc and MSc in Medicinal Chemistry and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Kutana Investments Group. She has previously held ..
  • DRDGold makes changes to the Board

    2014-11-04
    DRDGold Limited announced the retirement of Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Board, Rob Hume, effective from 31 October 2014.

    Pursuant to this, the Company has appointed Johan Holtzhausen to serve as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Board with effect from 1 November 2014. Holtzhausen will also assum..
  • ArcelorMittal South Africas Director resigns

    2014-10-31
    ArcelorMittal South Africa Limiteds Sudhir Maheshwari has resigned from his position as a Non-Executive Director of the company, with effect from 31 March 2015.

    Maheshwari had been with the company since 1991 and was responsible for business development and mergers and acquisitions. He was appointed as a Non-Executive Director in N..
  • Firestone Energy appoints a new Chairman

    2014-10-29
    Firestone Energy Limited has appointed Mathews Phosa as Chairman of the companys Board of Directors, with effect from 27 October 2014. 

    Phosa is a qualified Attorney with extensive knowledge of the South African political and business arena. Phosa currently serves on a number of Boards of both listed and unlisted companies..
  • Celamin Holdings appoints a new MD and Chairman

    2014-10-21
    Celamin Holdings NL has announced the appointment of current Chief Executive Officer, Nic Clift, as the new Managing Director, with immediate effect.

    The company further announced the appointment of Martin Broome as the new Chairman of the Board, also with immediate effect.

    Clif..
  • Chalice Gold Mines restructures its Board and senior management team

    2014-10-14
    Chalice Gold Mines Limited has made a number of changes to its Board of Directors and senior management team to position itself for the next phase of growth and development.

    Managing Director of the company, Bill Bent, has stepped down from his position with immediate effect. He will be succeeded by the companys Founder and Executi..
  • Sable Mining Africa makes Board changes

    2014-10-08
    Sable Mining Africa Limiteds Non-Executive Director, Phil Edmonds, has stepped down from the companys Board with immediate effect. 

    Jim Cochrane, Chairman of Sable Mining Africa, commented, "Phil has made an enormous contribution to the development of Sable Mining since the company's inception and I would like t..
  • Nomfundu Qangule resigns as a Director of Sentula Mining

    2014-10-07
    Sentula Mining Limiteds Nomfundu Qangule has resigned from her position as an Independent Non-Executive Director on the Board and Chairperson of the Audit and Risk Committee, effective from 02 October 2014.

    Independent Non-Executive Director of the company, Stephen Naude, will act as the interim Chairperson of the Audit and Risk Co..
  • Anglo American Platinums FD Resigns

    2014-10-01
    Anglo American Platinum Limited has announced the resignation of its Financial Director, Bongani Nqwababa, with effect from 1 March 2015.

    Nqwababa joined the company originally in 2009 and managed the overall financial function. He has resigned to pursue his own personal career growth.

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  • Nigel Rudd to serve on the Board of Aquarius Platinum

    2014-09-25
    Aquarius Platinum Limited has appointed Nigel Rudd to serve as Chairman Designate of its Board of Directors, effective from 1 November 2014.

    Rudd is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a founding shareholder of Atlas Mara which has interests in banking in Southern Africa. He has held various senior management and Board positions an..
  • Pan African Resources appoints a Director

    2014-09-10
    Pan African Resources Plc has announced the appointment of Rowan Smith as a Non-Executive Director of the Board, effectively immediately.

    Smith is a qualified Geologist with extensive experience in mining and business. He spent 20 years working in the minerals and investment banking industries in Af..
  • Atlatsa Resources appoints a new CFO

    2014-09-01
    Atlatsa Resources Corporation has appointed Boipelo Lekubo as the new Chief Financial Officer of the company, with effect from 1 September 2014. 

    Lekubo is a qualified Chartered Accountant with a B.com (Hons) degree. She has extensive experience in group financial management and reporting within the mining industry. She pre..
  • Triton Minerals appoints a new Executive Technical Director

    2014-08-26
    Triton Minerals Limited has announced the appointment of Alfred Gillman as an Executive Technical Director, effective immediately.

    Gillman has over 30 years experience as a geologist in gold, base metals, uranium and industrial minerals. He has been involved in exploration and development projects across the globe, including in Afri..
  • Zimplats Director resigns

    2014-08-26
    Zimplats Holdings Limited has announced the resignation of Non-Executive Director, Michael John Houston, with effect from 15 August 2014.

    Houston joined the group in 2001 as Chief Operating Officer of the operating subsidiary, Zimbabwe Platinum Mines (Pty) Ltd and was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Zimplats Holdings Limited on..
  • Bassari Resources appoints a project development team

    2014-07-29
    Bassari Resources Limited has formally appointed a development team for its Makabingui gold project located in Senegal.


    The company appointed a team of experienced professionals to deliver the project following the outstanding results from the projects feasibility study. The development team members..
  • Argosy Minerals announces changes to the Board

    2014-07-21
    Argosy Minerals Limited has announced the appointment of Ranko Matic and Jerko Zuvela to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

    Matic is a qualified Chartered Accountant with 25 years of experience. He has worked in areas of finance, accounting, business, audit and corporate advisory. He is a Director and Company Secretary o..
  • Elemental Minerals appoints new Managing Director

    2014-07-21
    Elemental Minerals Limited has announced the appointment of John Sanders as the new Managing Director.

    Sanders will be taking over from Ian Macpherson who intends to continue serving on the Board as a Non-Executive Director.

    Sanders has over 30 years experience in the African ex..
  • Sable Metals & Minerals makes changes to the Board

    2014-07-16
    Sable Metals & Minerals Limited has announced the retirement of Tom Wixley and resignation of Neil Lazarus as Independent Non-Executive Directors of the Board.

    In addition, the company has appointed Independent Non-Executive Director, Willie Thabe, as Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee.

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  • Celamin restructures Board

    2014-07-15
    Celamin Holdings NI has appointed former Managing Director, David Regan, as a Non-Executive Director to serve on the companys Board.

    In June 2014, the company appointed a new Chief Executive Officer, Nicholas Clift, to replace Regan and announced its intention for Regan to become an Executive Director.
  • Strategic Natural Resources appoints a new Director

    2014-07-14
    Strategic Natural Resources Plc has announced the appointment of Robert Gavin Bonnar as a Director of the company, with effect as from 14 May 2014. 

    Bonnars appointment will be effective until the next Annual General Meeting. Bonnar currently holds 2 140 000 ordinary shares in Strategic Natural Resources, which represents ..
  • Sentula Minings subsidiary makes changes to the Board

    2014-07-09
    Sentula Mining Limiteds Geosearch Group of Companies has announced the resignation of Mike Fitzgerald as Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective immediately.

    Fitzgerald, a qualified Mining Engineer, joined Geosearch in 2010 as Chief Executive Officer. 

    Sentul..
  • Waterberg Coal Company formally appoints an EPC contractor

    2014-07-07
    Waterberg Coal Company Limited has announced that the Waterberg Coal Joint Venture Partners has entered into a Letter of Intent with ARDBEL to develop the 22 million tonne per annum coal handling facility, processing plant and associated civil works for its Waterberg coal project in South Africa. 

    The Engineering, Procureme..
  • Hummingbird Resources appoints a development team for Yanfolila

    2014-07-02
    Hummingbird Resources Limited has appointed a Development Team for the Yanfolila project, in Mali, which will be led by Charles Graham. 


    The appointments followed the completion of Hummingbird Resources acquisition of Gold Fields Limiteds Malian assets.

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  • Kenmare Resources Chairman to retire

    2014-06-25
    Kenmare Resources Plc has announced the retirement of its Chairman, Justin Loasby, from the companys Board of Directors with immediate effect.


    Non-Executive Director, Steven McTiernan, will take on the role of Non-Executive Chairman following Loasbys retirement which is due to his ill health.&n..
  • Keaton Energy Non-Executive Director resigns

    2014-06-25
    Dirk Jonker of Keaton Energy Holdings Limited has handed his notice of resignation to the Board, which will take effect from 01 July 2014. 


    Jonker, who has extensive knowledge in international commodity trading and processing, joined the companys Board of Directors in 2011 as a Non-Executiv..
  • Firestone Diamonds makes changes to the Board

    2014-06-20
    Firestone Diamonds Plc has announced the appointment of Ken Owen as an Independent Non-Executive Director and Niall Young as a Non-Executive Director, effective immediately. 

    Owen has over 35 years of working experience in the mining sector, spending 15 years working in various management positions at De Beers before moving..
  • Anglo American Director appointed to Standard Chartered

    2014-06-18
    Byron Grote a Non-Executive Director of Anglo American Plc, has been appointed to the Board of Standard Chartered Plc to serve as an Independent Non-Executive Director, effective from 01 July 2014. 


    Grote holds a Ph.D. in Quantitative Analysis and has over 25 years of work experience working..
  • David Ransom has resigned from the Board of Unity Mining

    2014-06-17
    Unity Mining Limited has announced the resignation of David Ransom from the Board with effect from 30 June 2014. 


    The Board thanked Ransom and wished him well for his future endeavours.


    Clive Jones, Chair..
  • Omar Marwan Kamal to serve the Board of Tharisa

    2014-06-12
    Tharisa Plc has announced the appointment of a new Non-Executive Director,  Omar Marwan Kamal, with effect from 11 June 2014.

    Kamal, with a Ph.D. in Management (Banking and Finance) and a BSc. in Economics and Political Science, has over 19 years of experience in the field of finance and investment. He currently serves as c..
  • Philip Mitchell to serve on Anglo American's Group Management Committee

    2014-06-04
    Anglo American Plc has appointed Philip Mitchell to serve on the companys Group Management Committee in the role of Group Director: Human Resources and Corporate Affairs with effect from 1 September 2014.

    Mitchells appointment follows Mervyn Walkers decision to retire from the company.

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  • Exxaro Resources makes changes to the Board

    2014-06-04
    Exxaro Resources Limited has announced the appointments of Constantinus Johannes Fauconnier and Vuyiswa Nkonyeni.

    Fauconnier has been appointed to the companys Remuneration and Nomination Committee effectively immediately. 

    Nkonyeni has been appointed as the companys ..
  • African Eagle Resources makes changes to the Board

    2014-06-04
    Nicholas Antony Clarke and Orikolade Adebayo Karim have been appointed to serve the Board of African Eagle Resources Plc as Chief Executive Officer and Non-Executive Chairman respectively.

    In addition, the company advises that current Managing Director, Robert McLearon, will be stepping down from his position to assume the role of F..
  • Namibian Copper's Chairman resigns

    2014-06-03
    Namibian Copper NL has announced the resignation of Non-Executive Chairman, Robert Timmins, from the company's Board, effective immediately. 

    Timmins, a founding director and major shareholder, had been with the company since it was established in 2008. He will continue to serve in a senior management role as Country M..
  • African Consolidated Resources makes changes to the Board

    2014-06-03
    African Consolidated Resources Plc has made key Board changes to reflect the companys evolving strategic development. 

    William Battershill, an experienced businessman with a vast network and extensive background in the Southern African industrial sector, has been appointed as the companys Chairman. In addition, Eric Diack..
  • Sentula Mining makes changes to the Board

    2014-05-29
    Sentula Mining Limited has announced the appointment of three new Directors to the Board, all with effect from 27 May 2014.


    Acting Chief Financial Officer, Johann Lemmer, has been appointed as the companys Executive Director and permanent Financial Director. Lemmer is a qualified Chartered Accountan..
  • African Eagle Resources makes changes to the Board

    2014-05-29
    African Eagle Resources Plcs  Julian McIntyre and Venkat Siva have resigned from their positions as Non-Executive Directors of the company, effective immediately. 


    McIntyre has been serving as Non Executive Director of African Eagle Resources since April 2011 while Siva had been se..
  • ArcelorMittal South Africa appoints a new CEO

    2014-05-23
    ArcelorMittal South Africa Limited has announced the appointment of Paul Sean OFlaherty as the new Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the company, effective from 1 July 2014.



    OFlaherty appointment followed the resignation of Ms Nonkululeko Nyembezi-He..
  • Central Rand Gold Chairman steps down

    2014-05-20
    Central Rand Gold Limited has announced that Michael McMahon has stepped down as Chairman and Director of the company, effective immediately.


    Redstone Capital Limiteds Nathan Taylor has been appointed to assume the role of Interim Chairman of Central Rand Gold. The Board would like to thank McMahon ..
  • Nordgold reports changes to the Board

    2014-05-19
    Following the 2014 Annual General Meeting, Nordgold N.V, has announced various changes to its Board of Directors.

    The company has announced that Chairman, Philip Baum, is stepping down from the Board of Directors. Under Baums leadership, the company increased its production performance, safety performance, international footprint a..
  • Delrand Resources consolidates shares and appoints CEO

    2014-05-14
    Delrand Resources Limited has announced the appointment of a new CEO and its intention to consolidate the outstanding common shares of the company on a three to one basis.

    Following the consolidation, the company will have approximately 21 281 498 common shares outstanding, subject to the rounding up of fractional shares. Current ou..
  • Ausdrill appoints a new COO

    2014-05-14
    Ausdrill Limited has appointed John Kavanagh as the new Chief Operating Officer for its Africa operations. 


    Kavanagh has over 20 years of experience with the company, most of it in West Africa. He has held the position of General Manager: West Africa  for the past seven years, and w..
  • Glencore Xstrata appoints permanent Chairman

    2014-05-12
    Glencore Xstrata Plc has appointed Tony Hayward to serve as permanent Chairman of the company, effective immediately.

    Hayward had been serving as interim Chairman of the company since May 2013. Prior to this, he served from Glencore's Initial Public Offering as a Senior Independent Director.

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  • Wescoal appoints an acting CFO

    2014-05-08
    Wescoal Holdings Limited has appointed Morn Du Plessis to serve as its acting Chief Financial Offer, effective from 1 July 2014.


    Du Plessis is a qualified Chartered Accountant with an MBA. He completed his articles at PricewaterhouseCoopers and has served as Group Chief Financial Officer of Genet SA..
  • Argosy Minerals Directors resign

    2014-04-29
    Argosy Minerals Limited has announced the resignations of Kevin Nichol, Danie van den Bergh and Philip Thick from their positions as Directors of the company, with immediate effect.

    The three new vacancies will be filled by Peter Lloyd, Graham Walker and Frank Knezovic. All appointments are with immediate effect.
  • Elemental Minerals announces changes to the Board

    2014-04-29
    Elemental Minerals Limited has announced the resignation of Non-Executive Director, John Ian Stalker, with immediate effect.

    Leonard Math has been appointed to replace Stalker. Math worked at Deloitte as an auditor before joining GDA Corporate as the Manager of Corporate Services. He has knowledge and experience in listed company re..
  • DRDGold appoints a new Director

    2014-04-23
    DRDGold Limited has announced the appointment of Johan Holtzhausen as the Independent Non-Executive Director, effective from 25 April 2014.

    Holtzhausen is a qualified Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor of Science degree and an honours degree in accounting science. Holtzhausen has over 42 years of knowledge and experience in the ac..
  • Sephaku Director resigns

    2014-04-23
    Sephaku Holdings Limiteds Christiaan Rudolph de Bruin has resigned from his role as a Non-Executive Director and as a member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee, with effect from 21 April 2014. 

    Chief Executive Officer, Lelau Mohuba commented, "Rudolph is one of the founding members of the Sephaku Holdings gr..
  • UMC Energy Director resignation and Hong Kong listing update

    2014-04-23
    UMC Energy Corporation has announced the resignation of its Non-Executive Director, Robert Cleary, effective immediately.

    Cleary had been a Director of the company since November 2012. 

    The Board would like to express its gratitude to Cleary for his contribution to the ..
  • Lachlan Reynolds to serve as MD of Namibian Copper

    2014-04-22
    Namibian Copper NL has announced the appointment of Lachlan Reynolds to the role of Managing Director of the company, with effect from 1 May 2014.

    Reynolds is a geologist with more than 20 years experience in mineral exploration, development projects and mining operations. He served as the Managing Director of Energy Ventures Limite..
  • Anglo Pacific Group Plc makes changes to the Board

    2014-04-17
    Anglo Pacific Group Plc has appointed Mike Blyth as the new Non-Executive Chairman of the Board.


    Blyth is a qualified Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in audit and corporate governance matters. He joined the company in March 2013 as a Non-Executive Director and is now the successor of B..
  • Stillwater Minings Vice President resigns

    2014-04-17
    Stillwater Mining Companys Vice President, Kevin Shiell, has resigned from the company to pursue other interests, effective immediately. 


    Shiell joined the company in 1999 and was promoted to the General Manager position in 2006 where he was responsible for the East Boulder Mine. Shiell was..
  • BHP Billiton appoints a new Director

    2014-04-16
    BHP Billiton Plc has appointed Malcolm Brinded to serve as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Board and member of the Sustainability Committee, with immediate effect.

    Brinded served as an Executive Director of Upstream International at Royal Dutch Shell Plc and has served the Boards of Shell Transport and Trading Company L..
  • African Consolidated Resources appoints an Acting CEO

    2014-04-09
    African Consolidated Resources Plc has announced the appointment of Roy Pitchford as the companys new Acting Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.

    Pitchford has over 20 years experience in senior management and executive positions within the African mining industry. He has served as Chief Executive Officer for African Min..
  • Sentula Mining advises of an Executive Directors resignation

    2014-04-03
    Sentula Mining Limited announced the resignation of Patrick Modisane from his role as an Executive Director and the Chairman of the Social and Ethics Committee with effect from 31 March 2014. 

    Modisane will remain with Sentula Mining till the end of April 2014, where he will hand over his role as Head of Group Transformatio..
  • IMX Resources announces changes to the Board

    2014-04-03
    IMX Resources has announced the appointment of Gary Sutherland as the new Managing Director with immediate effect. 

    Sutherland has extensive experience in the iron ore field and will be involved in the development of the companys iron ore growth strategy as well as the portfolio of development and exploration projects. He ..
  • Lonmin announces Directorate change

    2014-04-02
    Lonmin Plc has announced the intention of its Chairman, Roger Phillimore, to retire from the Board of Directors.

    The effective date of Phillimores retirement is 30 April 2014, following which Brian Beamish, current Independent Non-Executive Director, will assume the position of Interim Chairman. 
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  • Anglo Americans Group Director retires

    2014-03-26
    Anglo American Plc has announced the retirement of Mervyn Walker, Group Director of HR and Corporate Affairs, with effect from 30 June 2014.

    Commenting on her retirement, Walker said, I have been tremendously privileged to be associated with Anglo American for eight years, firstly with Mondi and then for the last six years in my cu..
  • AngloGold Ashanti appoints a new Director

    2014-03-26
    AngloGold Ashanti Limited has appointed David Hodgson to serve as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the company, effective from 25 April 2014.

    Hodgson holds a BSc in Civil Engineering, a BSc Honors in Mining and B Com degree, majoring in Economics and Business Economics. He has extensive experience in the international mining..
  • CEO of African Consolidated Resources resigns

    2014-03-20
    African Consolidated Resources Plc has announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer, Craig Hutton.

    Hutton was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the company in 2013. He has 26 years mining experience and holds a NHD in Economic, Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Masters of Business Degree.
  • Sentula Mining makes changes to the Board

    2014-03-14
    Sentula Mining Limiteds  Deon Louw has resigned as the Executive Director and Financial Director of the company, with effect 7 March 2014.  

    Consequent to this, the company has appointed Johann Lemmer, Chief Financial Officer of the Geosearch Group of Companies, a subsidiary of Sentula Mining, as Acting Chief Fina..
  • Gulf Industrials announces appointments to the Board

    2014-03-11
    Gulf Industrials Limited has appointed two Non-Executive Directors, Andrew Johnstone and Nelson Reynolds, to the Board.

    Johnstone is a qualified geologist/geophysicist with over 20 years of experience working in exploration, resource development and mining. He has held positions in companies such as Central Australian Phosphate Limi..
  • Themba Mkhwanazi to serve as CEO of Anglo Americans coal business

    2014-03-11
    Anglo American Plc has appointed Themba Mkhwanazi as Chief Executive Officer of its coal business in South Africa, which will come into effect during Q2 2014.


    The appointment of Mkhwanazi follows the decision of Go..
  • African Copper appoints new mining contractor

    2014-03-10
    ZCI Limiteds subsidiary African Copper Plc has appointed Diesel Power Mining (Proprietary) Limited to provide various mining services.

    The appointment was made through African Cooper's Botswana operating entity, Messina Copper Botswana (Proprietary) Limited.

    Diesel Power i..
  • Harmony Gold appoints a new COO

    2014-03-05
    Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited has announced the appointment of Alwyn Pretorius as the companys new Chief Operating Officer.

    Pretorius appointment follows the resignation of Tom Smith from his role of Chief Operating Officer to pursue other business interests.

    Pretorius b..
  • Directors of Miranda Minerals resign

    2014-03-05
    Miranda Mineral Holdings Limited has announced the resignations of Non-Executive Director, Rudolph de Bruin and his Alternate Director, John Bristow.

    De Bruin had been with the company since August 2013, while Bristow was appointed as an Alternate Director to De Bruin in November 2013. Both resignations took effect on 25 February 20..
  • Director of African Consolidated Resources resigns

    2014-02-26
    African Consolidated Resources Plcs Lloyd Manokore, has resigned from his position as the Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the company and as a Director of the companys subsidiary.


    The Board has appointed Non-Executive Director, Neville Nicolau, to assume Manokore's responsibilities as a member ..
  • Anglo American makes changes to the Board

    2014-02-26
    Anglo American Plc has announced the retirement of David Challen from the Board, effective from April 2014.

    Challen spent 12 years on the Board of Anglo American, six of which he served as a Senior Independent Director and 10 years as Chair of the Audit Committee. 

    Byro..
  • Shaw River Manganese appoints new Chairman

    2014-02-25

    Shaw River Manganese Limited has announced the appointment of Michael Walters as Chairman of the Board of Directors.


    Walters is currently a Non-Executive Director of the company and will be succeeding Tony Walsh as Chairman, foll..

  • Minbos Resources makes changes to the Board

    2014-02-25

    Minbos Resources Limited has appointed Peter Wall and Damian Black as Non-Executive Director and Executive Director respectively with immediate effect.


    Wall holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance). ..

  • Kibo Mining appoints a new Director

    2014-02-19

    Kibo Mining Plc has announced the appointment of Andreas Lianos as the companys new Executive Director, effective from 1 March 2014. 

  • Forbes Coal announces changes to the Board

    2014-02-12
    Forbes & Manhattan Coal Corporation has announced the appointment of Bob Francis and the resignations of Stan Bharti, Deborah Battiston and Stephan Theron.

    Bharti, Battiston and Theron, who were instrumental in the founding of Forbes Coal, have s..
  • Stratex expands its portfolio in Liberia

    2014-02-12
    Stratex International Plc has signed a Purchase Agreement with Aforo Resources Liberia Limited for its Sinoe gold exploration license in Liberia.

    Aforo Resources Liberia is a wholly owned subsidiary of the private Australian company, Aforo Resources ..
  • Paladin Energy suspends Kayelekera mine

    2014-02-11
    Paladin Energy Limiteds subsidiary, Paladin (Africa) Limited, has announced its decision to suspend production at its Kayelekera mine in Malawi.

    The operation will be placed on care and maintenance until such time as the uranium price recovers. The..
  • Eastern Platinums Director resigns

    2014-02-11

    Eastern Platinum Limiteds John Andrews has resigned from his position as a Director of the company and its subsidiaries.


    Andrews has more than 38 years experience in managing mining operations in the precious metals industry in the United States, Canada, Mexi..

  • Lonmin Plc makes Directorate change

    2014-02-05
    Lonmin Plcs David Munro and Mahomed Seedat have retired from the Board of Directors.

    Both Directors did not stand for re-election during the companys Annual General meeting; as such they have been removed from the Board.

  • Sable Mining Africa makes Board changes

    2014-01-22
    Sable Mining Africa Limited has announced the appointment of James Cochrane, the resignation of Peet Snyders and the change in designation of Phil Edmonds.

    Cochrane has been appointed as Chairman of the Board with immediate effect. He is a highly experienced mining industry professional with a Bachelor Degree in Mining & Pet..
  • Tony Cudmore to serve as President of Corporate Affairs at BHP Billiton

    2014-01-15
    BHP Billiton Plc has announced the appointment of Tony Cudmore as President of the companys Corporate Affairs, effective from 3 March 2014.

    Cudmore worked at Exxon Mobil Corporation between 2001 and 2012 where his roles included Corporate Public Affairs Manager, Media Relations Manager, as well as leading the International Corporat..
  • Non-Executive Director resigns from Globe Metals Board

    2014-01-14
    Globe Metals and Mining Limiteds Non-Executive Director, Peter Stephens, has resigned from his position on the Board, effective immediately.

    Stephens holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) and a Master of Business Administration from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and University of Melbourne respectively. He has 30 year..
  • Goldplat appoints Chief Operating Officer

    2014-01-09
    Goldplat Plc has announced the appointment of current Executive Director, Hansie van Vreden, as the companys new Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect.

    van Vredens appointment follows the retirement of Robert Pitts Smith which was announced in September 2013 and took effect on 31 December 2013.
  • Anglo Pacific announces passing of Chairman

    2014-01-09
    Anglo Pacific Group Plc regrets to announce the passing of Chairman and Executive Director, Peter Boycott.

    Boycott passed away on 7 January 2014 after taking a leave of absence from his role as Chairman for health reasons. Brian Wides has been serving the Board as the Acting Chairman and will continue in the role.
  • Chairman of Globe Metals and Mining resigns

    2014-01-06
    Globe Metals and Mining Limiteds Shao Yi, has resigned as Chairman of the company, effective immediately.

    Yi is an economist with significant experience in the resources, transportation and industrial sectors. He chairs a number of Boards including East China Non-Ferrous Investment Holding Corporation, Australia ECE Nolans Investme..
  • Vedanta Resources extends CEOs contract

    2014-01-02
    Vedanta Resources Plc has announced that Chief Executive Officer, MS Mehtas contract has been extended until 31 March 2014.

    Mehtas contract was due to expire on 31 December 2013 but he agreed to stay on in his position while the Nominations Committee concludes the search for his replacement.

  • Sula Iron & Gold appoints a Non-Executive Technical Director

    2014-01-02

    Sula Iron & Gold Plc has announced the appointment of Andrew Dacey as Non-Executive Technical Director with immediate effect.


    Dacey is a geologist and mining analyst with over 18 years in the mining industry. The addition of Dacey to the Board s..

  • Avocet Mining announces changes to the Board

    2013-12-23
    Avocet Mining Limited has advised shareholders of the intention of Nol Harwerth to resign from the Board and Robert Pilkingtons intention to step down from his position.

    Harwerth is the current Chair of the Remuneration Committee. Her decision to resign is in order for her to avoid any potential conflict of interests with other di..
  • Village Main Reef appoints Lead Independent Director

    2013-12-18
    Village Main Reef Limited has appointed Khetiwe McClain, currently an independent Non-Executive Director of the company, as Lead Independent Director effective immediately.

    Khetiwe McClain holds a BA degree in Fine Arts; she was previously the CEO and Executive Chairperson of state-owned diamond mine Alexkor Limited, in South Africa..
  • Metals Finances Company Secretary resigns

    2013-12-17
    Metals Finance Limited has announced the resignation of joint Company Secretary, Arno de Vos.

    Arno has held the position of Company Secretary since May 2009. Ian Morgan will continue on in his capacity as Company Secretary. 

    The Board wishes to thank Arno for his contri..
  • Thabo Mosololi to serve Pan Africans Board

    2013-12-10
    Pan African Resources Plc has appointed Thabo Mosololi as an Independent Non-Executive Director, effective immediately.

    Mosololi holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of the Western Cape, a diploma in Project Management from Damelin College and completed the Management Advancement Programme in 1999 and Executive De..
  • Goldplat makes changes to the Board

    2013-12-09
    Goldplat Plc has appointed Hansie van Vreden as an Executive Director of the Board, with immediate effect.

    van Vreden holds a Bachelors degree in Engineering from the University of Stellenbosch and is an experienced metallurgist with over 15 years in the mining industry. He is currently the Managing Director of Goldplat's gold ..
  • Quest Minerals appoints an Alternate Director

    2013-12-09

    Quest Minerals Limited has appointed Stuart Third as an Alternate Director to Paul Piercy.


    Piercy will not be contactable over the next upcoming period as he will be overseas and travelling in remote areas.

  • DRDGOLD appoints a new Chief Financial Officer

    2013-12-06

    DRDGOLD Limited has appointed Francois van der Westhuizen as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director, effective from 1 January 2013.


  • Kibo Mining completes Imweru drill programme

    2013-12-05
    Kibo Mining Plc has announced the completion of the drill programme at its Imweru prospect, in Tanzania, ahead of schedule, within budget and with a 100% safety record.

    The company is pleased with its operational performance on the Imweru drill programme, which was divided into two phases. The results from phase 1 are expected to be..
  • Premier African Minerals signs Memorandum of Understanding

    2013-12-05

    Premier African Minerals Limited has signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with an industry off-take partner for the supply of tungsten from the companys 49% owned RHA tungsten project located in Zimbabwe.&l..

  • Aureus Mining updates on construction of the New Liberty gold project

    2013-12-05

    Aureus Mining Incorporated reports construction at its New Liberty gold project, in Liberia, is progressing according to schedule.

  • Chrysalis Resources appoints Company Secretary

    2013-12-05

    Chrysalis Resources Limited appointed Kevin Hart as Company Secretary, following the resignation of Michael Griffiths.


  • Rockwell Diamonds recovers a 287-carat diamond

    2013-11-28
    Rockwell Diamonds Incorporated recovered a 287-carat diamond from its operations in the Middle Orange River, South Africa.

    The recovery of the diamond reinforces managements decision to focus operations in Middle Orange region as this is the fift..
  • Lonmin Directors retire

    2013-11-28
    Lonmin Plc Directors, David Munro and Mahomed Seedat, have given notice that they will not seek re-election to the companys Board at the Annual General Meeting, which is scheduled to be held on 30 January 2014.

    Consequently, both will cease to be Directors of the company following the conclusion of the meeting. Currently there is n..
  • Miranda Mineral appoints an Alternative Director

    2013-11-27
    Miranda Mineral Holdings Limited has appointed John Bristow as an Alternative Director to Rudolph de Bruin, a Non-Executive Director, with effect from 19 November 2013.

    Bristow holds a PhD in Geochemistry and has more than 20 years experience in exploration, development, project and corporate finance and management in the mining sec..
  • Cooper Energy appoints joint Company Secretary

    2013-11-26

    Cooper Energy Limited has appointed current Chief Financial Officer, Jason de Ross, as a Joint Company Secretary.


  • Kaboko completes RC drilling program

    2013-11-26
    Kaboko Mining Limited has released drilling results from its Peco manganese mine located in Zambia.

    The Reverse Circulation drilling program was completed, with a total of 2 760 metres drilled in 32 holes. The results confirm significant visible i..
  • East Africa Resources makes changes to the Board

    2013-11-25
    East Africa Resources Limited announced the appointment of Robert Kirtlan and Mike Griffiths to the companys Board, effective immediately.

    Kirtlan has over 20 years of company management experience, with a background in finance and management. He spent over seven years in global mining investment banking in Australia and held a spe..
  • Impala Platinum Holdings appoints Executive Head

    2013-11-20
    Impala Platinum Holdings Limited has appointed Nelson Ndlala as the new Executive Head of its Rustenburg operations with immediate effect.

    Ndlala is a mining engineer with experience gold and platinum mining. He holds a Masters of Business Leadership (MBL) degree from the University of South Africa and has recently completed an Exec..
  • Paladin Energy extends tenure of Managing Director

    2013-11-19
    John Borshoff, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Paladin Energy, has agreed to stay on in his position until 31 December 2014. 

    The parties have agreed to retain the option to further extend Borshoffs tenure by an additional 1 or 2 years, depending on agreed performance objectives.
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  • Zyl announces changes to the Board

    2013-11-19
    Zyl Limited has appointed John Arbuckle to the Board in the capacity of a Non-Executive Director.

    Arbuckle currently serves as a Director on the Boards of other ASX-listed companies. He is a certified and practicing Accountant with over 20 years experience.

    Zyl further reports t..
  • Palabora Minings Director resigns

    2013-11-18
    Palabora Mining Company Limiteds Director, Abel Malinga, has resigned from the company with effect from 13 November 2013.

    Malinga holds a BSc degree from the University of Cape Town (UCT) and a Masters Degree in Business Leadership from UNISA. He has been involved in project development and funding in the resources and agricultural..
  • Chairman of Lonmin retires

    2013-11-12
    Lonmin Plcs Chairman, Roger Phillimore, has informed the company of his intention to retire from the Board of Directors during 2014.

    Phillimore was appointed Chairman in 2009, having served as deputy chairmen in 2002 and an Independent Non-executive Director since 1997. He has a career-long experience in the international mining in..
  • Jozsef Patarica of Bassari Resources continues in his role

    2013-11-07
    Bassari Resources Limiteds Chief Executive Officer, Jozsef Patarica, will continue in his role on the companys Board while awaiting the finalisation of his Executive Services Agreement.

    Patarica resigned in May 2013 pursuant to his Executive Services Agreement providing three months notice of his resignation.
  • Regency Mines Sudan operations update

    2013-11-05
    Regency Mines Plc has launched a field programme to the Jebel Abyad concession in Sudan.
    Regency Mines has farm-in rights for the project under an option agreement with International Mineral Resources Limited.

    A team has been mobilised to Sudan, where they will spend three weeks carrying out preliminary phospha..
  • Palabora Mining makes changes to the Board

    2013-11-04
    Palabora Mining Company Limited has appointed Jinghua Han as an Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the company and Katinka Schumann as a Non-Executive Director of the company, both effective from 1 November 2013.

    Han has an MBA degree from the Beijing University of Communications. Han majored in Industrial Electricty ..
  • Strategic Natural Resources Financial Director resigns

    2013-10-29
    Strategic Natural Resources Plc has announced the resignation of Financial Director, Mark Rosslee, from its Board.

    Rosslee is a graduate from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, and has a graduate diploma in Mining Engineering. He has s..
  • Unity Mining appoints CFO

    2013-10-21
    Unity Mining Limited has appointed Ben Stockdale as Chief Financial Officer of the company.

    Stockdale replaces Bill Geier, who resigned from the company to pursue other opportunities. Geier successfully managed the financial integration of the Cortona entities and advanced the project financing of the Dargues Gold Mine.
    &..
  • Group Operations Executive resigns from Impala Platinum

    2013-10-21
    Paul Dunne has announced his decision to step down from his position as Group Executive: Operations of Impala Platinum Holdings Limited with immediate effect.

    Following his decision, Dunne also resigned as Executive Director and will no longer be serving on the Board.

    Dunne was ..
  • Globe Metals & Mining appoints a Non-Executive Director to the Board

    2013-10-15
    Globe Metals & Mining Limited has appointed Alice Wong to its Board of Directors, as part of the investment transaction between the company and Apollo Consolidated Limited. Wong will assume the role of Non-Executive Director with immediate effect.

    Wong has worked as an auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers and later worked in th..
  • Discovery Metals Company Secretary resigns

    2013-10-14
    Discovery Metals Limiteds Company Secretary and Corporate Counsel, Gregory Seeto, has resigned with effect from 11 October 2013.

    Seeto has experience as a senior lawyer at a top-tier law firm and as a listings adviser at the Australian Securities Exchange. He is an associate member of Chartered Secretaries Australia and is a legal ..
  • Kibo Mining formally appoints Rukwa project management team

    2013-10-10
    Kibo Mining Plc has made key internal and external appointments to manage and execute the Rukwa Coal to Power project feasibility studies for both the Rukwa Coal Mine and the Rukwa Power Station.

     The Rukwa Executive Management Team (REMT) comprises of Kibo Minings Chief Executive Officer, Louis Coetzee, Kibos Chief Opera..
  • Village Main Reef appoints Company Secretary

    2013-10-09
    Village Main Reef Limited has appointed Fusion Corporate Secretarial Services (Pty) Ltd as its new Company Secretary, with effect from 1 October 2013.

    This follows the resignation of Charlene Venter as Company Secretary and the re-organisation that is currently taking place throughout the company.

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  • Erongo Energys Director resigns

    2013-10-07
    Klaus Eckhof has resigned as a Director of the company to concentrate on other work commitments. 

    Eckhof is a graduate Geologist from the University of Munich, Germany.  He has over 20 years of industry knowledge, with exploration and production experience from major projects in Africa, Asia, Australia and South Am..
  • Sibanye Gold makes changes to the Board

    2013-10-04
    Sibanye Gold Limited has announced the appointment of Chris Chadwick and Robert Chan as Non-Executive Directors of the company and Zola Skweyiya as an Independent Non-Executive Director.

    This is pursuant to a written agreement for the proposed acquisition of the Gold One International Limiteds West Rand Operations by the company.&l..
  • Anglo American Platinums Director resigns

    2013-10-04
    Anglo American Platinum Limited's Group Director, BR Beamish, has tendered his resignation from the Board of Directors of the company, with effect from 30 September 2013. 

    Beamish retires from his position as the companys Group Director of Mining and Technology, he was appointed to the position in October 2009. He is ..
  • Barnes resigns from DRDGold Limited

    2013-10-04
    DRDGold Limited's Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer has resigned with effect from 1 January 2014.

    Barnes, B.Com (Hons), CA (SA), has been the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of DRDGold since May 2008. He has over ten years of experience and has served the Board of the Liberty Group as Head of Financi..
  • West African changes broker

    2013-09-19
    AIM listed company, West African Minerals Corporation, has appointed SP Angel Corporate Finance LLP as the Company's Joint Broker with immediate effect.

    Beaumont Cornish Limited will continue as the Company's Nominated Adviser and Joint Broker.

    SP Angel Corporate Finan..
  • Keaton Energy makes changes to the Board

    2013-09-17
    Keaton Energy Holdings Limited has announced changes to its Board of Directors and Board Committees, all effective immediately.

    David Salter will be returning to his position as Non-Executive Chairman following the end of his short term assignment as the groups Executive Chairman. Lizwi Mtumtum will remain as Lead Independent Direc..
  • COO of African Barrick Gold resigns

    2013-09-17
    African Barrick Gold Plc has announced the resignation of it Chief Operating Officer, Marco Zolezzi, effective immediately.

    Zolezzi had been with the company in his capacity as Chief Operating Officer since September 2010 and is now stepping down to pursue other interests.

    The c..
  • Vedanta Resources appoints new chairman

    2013-09-16
    Vedanta Resources Plc has announced the appointment of Tom Albanese as Chairman of Vendatas subsidiary, Vedanta Resources Holdings Ltd.

    Albanese will be actively involved in developing the company's strategy, policies and growth objectives. He is a former Chief Executive Officer and Board Bember of the Rio Tinto Group. Albanes..
  • David Southam to serve Sundance Resources board

    2013-09-13
    Sundance Resources Limited has appointed David Southam as the companys new Non-Executive Director with effect from 11 September 2013.

    Southam is a Certified Practicing Accountant with more than 20 years experience in accounting, banking and finance in both the resources and industrial sectors. He is currently an Executive Director ..
  • Predictive Discovery Director appointment

    2013-09-12
    Predictive Discovery Limited has announced the appointment of Tim Markwell to the companys Board of Directors.

    Markwell is a qualified geologist with 20 years experience in the finance and resources industries. He is currently a manager at African Lion 3 Limited and has previously served BHP Billiton, Golder Associates, Anaconda Ni..
  • Lonmin Plc makes directorate change

    2013-09-11
    Lonmin Plc has announced the appointment of two Non-Executive Directors, Gary Nagle and Paul Smith, effective immediately.

    Nagle joined Glencore in 2000 working in the coal department in Switzerland, where he managed Glencores coal assets worldwide. He was Chief Executive Officer of Prodeco from December 2007 until April 2013 and h..
  • Pan African Resources appoints new CEO

    2013-09-11
    Pan African Resources Plc has announced the appointment of former Chief Operating Officer and joint interim Chief Executive Officer, Ron Holding, as the new Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective immediately.

    Holding has held a number of senior positions since 1973 when he started his mining career. He has had exposure to..
  • Anglo American appoints Non-Executive Director

    2013-09-06
    Anglo American Plc has appointed Judy Dlamini as a Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 January 2014.

    Dlamini is an entrepreneur with experience in the Healthcare and Global Pharmaceutical industries. She has previously served on mining, retail and healthcare company Boards.

  • Miranda Mineral makes changes to the Board

    2013-09-05
    Miranda Mineral Holdings Limited has appointed John Wallington as Managing Director with effect from 1 November 2013.

    Wallington has a BSc Mining Engineering degree with years of experience in managing open cast and underground operations. He served Anglo Coal Global as Chief Executive Officer and has held various positions in a num..
  • Mwana Africa appoints new Chairman

    2013-09-04
    Mwana Africa Plc has appointed Mark Wellesley-Wood as the Non Executive Chairman of the Company, effective immediately.

    Wellesley-Wood is the former Chief Executive Officer of Metallon Gold Limited and DRDGold Limited. He also serves as the Chair of Unwins Wine Group Limited and Durban Roodepoort Deep Limited. 
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  • Royal Bafokeng Platinum Director resigns

    2013-09-03
    Matsotso Vuso has resigned from her position as Independent Non-Executive Director at Royal Bafokeng Platinum Limited, with immediate effect.

    Consequently she has also withdrawn as a member of the companys Audit and Risk Committee. The company thanks her for her contribution and wishes her well for her future endeavours. &..
  • Minbos Resources appoints a Non-Executive Director

    2013-09-03
    Minbos Resources has appointed Bill Oliver to its Board as a Non-Executive Director, effective immediately.

    Oliver is a Geologist with more than 14 years working experience in the resources industry. He is particularly experienced in the design and evaluation of resource defining programmes and has co-ordinated all levels of feasibi..
  • Gold Fields restructures its Board

    2013-08-28
    Gold Fields Limited has restructured its Board of Directors to reflect the companys new strategic direction.

    Cheryl Carolus, Chair of Gold Fields, has announced that, following the composition, the Board has decided to reduce the number of Directors from twelve to nine.

    Three o..
  • African Barrick Gold announces new CEO appointment

    2013-08-28
    African Barrick Gold Plc has appointed Bradley A. Gordon to replace Greg Hawkins as the companys Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect.

    Gordon has over 30 years of experience in the gold mining industry. He has shown a strong drive to engage with governments, communities and employees to achieve sustainable mining operation..
  • Caledonia Mining Non-Executive Director retires

    2013-08-28
    Caledonia Mining Corporation has announced the retirement of Non-Executive Director and Company Secretary, Carl Jonsson, from the companys Board with immediate effect.

    Jonsson has served the company in his capacity as a Director since 1992. He was appointed as the Company Secretary in January 2006. He also held the position of Chai..
  • Paragon Resources appoints a special advisor to the board

    2013-08-28
    AIM listed diamond explorer and developer, Paragon Diamonds Limited, has announced the appointment of Geoff Tyler as a special advisor to its Board of Directors.

    Tyler has been appointed to provide the company with advice on the implementation of its Agribusiness Investment Policy. He has over 30 years experience and has worked as a..
  • Shaw River appoints new CFO and Company Secretary

    2013-08-27
    ASX listed manganese developer, Shaw River Manganese Limited, has appointed Mr Bernard Crawford as the new CFO and Company Secretary.

    Mr Crawford replaces Chris Parkinson who resigned from his position on 31 May 2013. Crawford is a Chartered Accountant with over 20 years experience in listed companies, holding various positions in f..
  • Dr Dlamini resigns from Northam Platinum board

    2013-08-20
    JSE listed company, Northam Platinum, has announced the resignation of Dr N J Dlamini from its board of directors.

    Dr Dlamini has been a Non-Executive Director for nine years and the company wishes to thank her for her invaluable contribution during her tenure.

    Northam Platinum ..
  • Changes to Tawana Resources board

    2013-08-20
    Tawana Resources NL has appointed Mr Wayne Richards as the new Executive Chairman.

    Mr Richards brings with him almost 30 years of experience with an extensive mining background, as well as vast public company directorship experience.

    Commenting on the appointment was the company..
  • Miranda Minerals appoints a new director

    2013-08-20
    Miranda Mineral Holdings Limited has appointed Rudolph de Bruin as the companys new Non-Executive Director, effective from 15 August 2013.

    De Bruin holds BComm (cum laude) and LLB (cum laude). He was a founding member of the Platinum Group and co-founded Sephaku Holdings Limited.

  • African Minerals appoints new CEO

    2013-08-19
    African Minerals Limited has announced the resignation of Keith Calder as Chief Executive Officer of the company.

    The board would like to thank Calder for his management, guidance and contribution to the Company's transformation over the last twelve months.

    Current Director..
  • Mozambi Coal appoints new Director

    2013-08-13
    ASX listed explorer, Mozambi Coal Limited, has appointed Julian Jarman as a Non-Executive Director to the companys Board. 

    Jarman is a share broker with approximately 17 years experience in the finance industry, and is currently a share broker with Cygnet Capital. He is a Chartered Accountant who has worked in several bank..
  • Village Main Reef restructures its Board of Directors

    2013-08-13
    Village Main Reef Limited has made changes to the Board, with effect from 8 August 2013.

    The companys previous Chief Executive Officer, Bernard Swanepoel, will be replacing Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, Roy Pitchford, who has tendered his resignation.

  • Minbos Resources Chairman resigns

    2013-08-12
    Minbos Resources Limited has advised shareholders that its Non-Executive Chairman, Peter Richards, has resigned with effect from 6 August 2013.

    Richards was the founding Chairman of the Board when the company listed on the ASX in October 2010. He led the company in its acquisition of assets in the 
  • Diamond Corp announces changes to board

    2013-08-06
    Diamond Corp Plc has appointed John Hulme Scholes as an Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 August 2013.

    Mr Scholes is a leading South African attorney focusing primarily on mining and mineral law. He brings with him over 20 years experience, partnering at three law firms and is currently a Director of Malan Schole..
  • Sula Iron & Golds Chairman resigns

    2013-08-06
    Sula Iron & Gold Plc has announced the resignation of its Chairman of the Board, Brian Moritz.

    The Board wishes Moritz well for his future endeavours and thanks him for his service to the company.

    Sula Iron & Gold Plc is an iron ore and
  • Atlatsa Resources appoints new interim CFO

    2013-08-06
    Atlatsa Resources Corporation has appointed Kogi Naicker as the companys interim Chief Financial Officer with effect from 1 August 2013. Naickers appointment follows the departure of De Wet Schutte, whose four year fixed term contact came to an end on 1 August 2013.

    Schuttes contract was originally extended so he could assist in ..
  • Alfred Baku to head Gold Fields West Africa Region

    2013-08-01

    Alfred Baku has been appointed as Senior Vice-President of Gold Fields Limited and Head of its West Africa region.


    Baku is a qualified Mining Engineer with over 19 years mining experience, having worked as General Manager at the companys Tarkwa and Dam..

  • Shanta Gold makes changes to the board

    2013-07-30
    Shanta Gold Limited has announced the appointment of Robin Fryer as an Independent Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Company's Audit Committee.

    Fryer is a Financial Consultant with a long history working for Deloitte. He was the lead partner in Deloitte LLP until 31 May 2009. He currently holds no shares in Shanta Gold.&l..
  • Chrysalis Resources makes changes to the Board

    2013-07-29
    Chrysalis Resources Limited has announced the appointment of Michael Griffiths to the companys Board of Directors.

    This follows the resignation of Brad Marwood from his position as Non-Executive Director due to his commitment as Managing Director of Tiger ..
  • Base Resources announces new addition to the Board

    2013-07-25
    ASX-listed diversified miner, Base Resources Limited, has appointed Malcolm Macpherson to the Board of Directors.

    Mr. Macpherson brings with him a wealth of experience in mineral sands as well as African and corporate development. He worked from Iluka Resources Limited for 25 years, rising from Mine Manager to Managing Director and ..
  • African Minerals appoints new Vice Chairman

    2013-07-24
    African Minerals Limited announced the appointment of Ian David Cockerill as an Independent Non-Executive Director and the boards Vice Chairman, effective immediately.

    Over his 38 years in the mining industry, Cockerill has served as Chief Executive Officer for Anglo Coal Holdings Limited and as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Opera..
  • Platfields Director resigns

    2013-07-17
    Platfields Limited has announced the resignation of Seth Radebe from his role as Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 July 2013.

    Radebe cites a conflict of professional interests as his reason for resigning as he is the Managing Director of a company in the process of merging with Platfields auditing firm.
  • CEO of Jupiter Mines resigns

    2013-07-16
    Jupiter Mines Limited had announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Greg Durack, effective from 30 July 2013. 

    Following the suspension of the companys Australian iron ore projects due to the board awaiting the results of the Esperance port expansion plans, Mr. Durack decided to pursue other interests.&..
  • AngloGold Ashanti announces changes to the board

    2013-07-16
    AngloGold Ashanti Limited has announced the early retirement of Executive Director, Anthony Martin ONeill. 

    ONeill steps down from his position as Executive Vice President of Business and Technical Development effective from 19 July 2013 after 5 years of dedicated service to the company. He provided the board and its comm..
  • Beacon Hill appoints Non-Executive Director

    2013-07-15
    Beacon Hill Resources Plc has announced the appointment of Non-Executive Director Mr. Nicholas von Bruemmer.

    Mr. Von Bruemmer has substantial corporate and industry experience and is currently the Deputy Chairman at Hansa AG and Chief Executive Officer of Pelham Investments AG.  

    ..
  • Dr Mphu Ramatlapeng to serve on Anglo Americans board

    2013-07-09
    Anglo American Plc has appointed Dr. Mphu Ramatlapeng to serve on its board as a Non-Executive Director. She will also be joining the boards Safety and Sustainable Development Committee effective, immediately.

    Dr. Ramatlapeng has a medical degree and a masters degree in public health.  She has served as a Minister of Heal..
  • Firestone Energy appoints new company secretary

    2013-07-08
    Firestone Energy Limited has announced the appointment of David McEntaggart as the companys new secretary following the effective resignation of Mr Jerry Monzu.

    The board would like to thank Mr. Monzu for his efforts to date and wish him well in his future endeavors.

    Mr. McEnta..
  • Firestone Energy appoints new Chief Executive Officer

    2013-07-08
    Firestone Energy Limited has announced the appointment of Mr Stephen Miller as the companys new Chief Executive Officer following the retirement of Mr David Knox, effective immediately.

    With the Waterberg Coal Project Joint Venture underway, Mr Millers experience in the financing and development of large scale projects will have a..
  • Obtala Resources announces changes to board

    2013-07-08
    Obtala Resources Limited has appointed Mr. Joseph Philippe Cohen as Financial Director with immediate effect, replacing Mr. Mike Bretherton who has stepped down from the board in order to pursue other commitments.

    Phillippe, who is based in Switzerland, is a graduate of the Ecole Suprieure de Commerce de Paris. He has over 30 years..
  • South Boulder appoints new joint company secretary

    2013-07-04
    ASX listed resources company South Boulder Mines Limited, has announced the appointment of Flavio Garofalo as the companys new Joint Company Secretary.

    Mr Garofalo will carry out his duties alongside Dennis Wilkins who the companys current Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer.

    &..
  • African Rainbow announces changes to the board

    2013-07-03
    Mr Mangisi Gule has announced  his retirement as Executive Director of African Rainbow Minerals Limited as of 30 June 2013. 

    From 1 July 2013, Mr Gule will become a non-executive Director of the company and his position taken up by Mr Dan Simelane, who is  the Chief Executive of African R..
  • Anglo Platinum appoints independent non-executive Directors

    2013-07-03
    Anglo America Platinum Limited is has appointed three independent non-executive directors to the board, with effect from 1 July 2013.

     The company appoint Chartered Accounted, Ms Dhangasagree Naidoo; Engineer Ms Nombulelo Moholi and Mr Nkateku Peter Mageza who is a Certified Chartered Accountant.
    &..
  • Wescoal appoints new Director

    2013-07-03
    Wescoal Holdings Limited has appointed Ms Kabela Maroga as the companys new Independent non-Executive Director.

     Ms Maroga has over 13 years of experience and is the Managing Director of Kabela Consulting. She is a qualified Chartered Accountant with an engineering Diploma and serves the board of Redisa and RBA Holding Lim..
  • Stratmin Global Resources appoints Managing Director

    2013-07-02
    Manoli Yannaghas has been appointed as StratMin Global Resources Plcs London-based Managing Director.

    The company also wishes to announce that with immediate effect, Chairman Gobind Sahneyn has become a Non-Executive Chairman of the company.

    Yannaghas has worked for Greenwich A..
  • Sierra Rutile announces changes to the Board

    2013-07-02
    Following the resignation of Michael Barton as a Non-Executive Director, Sierra Rutile is pleased to announce the appointment of Martyn Buttenshaw in his place.

    Bartons resignation and Buttenshaws appointment will both take effect from the close of the Annual General Meeting which is to be held at 3pm on 9 July 2013.
    &l..
  • Lonmin provides management and furnace updates

    2013-07-01
    Lonmin Plc has announced that the repairs to its Number Two furnace have been completed on schedule.  

    The furnace is now running at 5MW and its first matte tap occurred on 25 June 2013. The companys Number One furnace had its first matte tap on 13 June 2013 and is running at a stable rate.

    ..
  • African Eagles CEO steps down

    2013-06-24
    African Eagle Resources has announced the resignation of Trevor Moss from his position as CEO and board member. Moss resignation followed the announcement made by the company  regarding the suspension of all activities at the Dutwa project and the funding of its subsidiaries in
  • Terblanche steps down from Firestone Energy

    2013-06-24
    Kobus Terblanche has resigned from Firestone Energy Limiteds board effective immediately.
    This follows a requisition by Waterberg Coal Company to convene a shareholders meeting seeking the removal of Mr Terblanche as a director of the company. The requisition has subsequently been withdrawn. 

    Tim Teb..
  • Infrasors welcomes new Managing Director

    2013-06-19
    Infrasors Holdings Limited has announced the appointment of the new Managing Director, Louis Loubser.

    Loubser holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and MBA from the University of Stellenbosch and previously worked for Afrimat Limited as the Head of Business Development.

    Loubsers ..
  • Firestone Energy makes changes to its board

    2013-06-18
    The ASX and JSE listed company, Firestone Energy Limited has announced several changes to its board of directors.

    The companys Deputy Chairman David Perkins, along with Directors Jack James and Oren Zohar have resigned from their duties on the board. New appointments to the board include Brian McMaster, Stephen Miller and David Kno..
  • Glencore Xstrata announces three additions to the board

    2013-06-12
    Glencore Xstrata has anounced the appointment of three new Directors to the board with immediate effect.

    John Mack has been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director. Mack was the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Morgan Stanley and also served as Co-Chief Executive Officer of Credit Suisse.
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  • Montero Mining announces changes to board

    2013-06-11
    Mineral explorer and developer, Montero Mining and Exploration Limited, has announced the resignation of David Hodgson from the companys board.

    Mr Hodgson has stepped down due to personal reasons and the board is looking at finding a replacement in the coming months.

    The compan..
  • Sama Resources announces two additions to the board

    2013-06-07
    Effective 3 June 2013, Sama Resources appointed Marcel Aubut and Richard Quesnel to the board of directors.

    Aubut has been a corporate lawyer for over 30 years and was the President, CEO and co-owner of Qubec Nordiques. He has served multiple companies and boards including, Atomic Energy of Canada, Olymel L.P, Boralex Power Income ..
  • Director resigns from Chrometco

    2013-06-03
    Chrometco Limited has announced the resignation of Christopher Seabrooke. Seabrooke was an Independent Non-Executive Director for the company and also served as Chairman of the Audit Committee.

    Seabrooke who is a director for multiple listed and numerous unlisted companies is looking to decrease his board commitments so as to still ..
  • Select Explorations Managing Director resigns

    2013-06-03
    Select Exploration Limited has announced the resignation of its Managing Director, Shane Cranswick.

    Cranswick was the founding Managing Director and was instrumental in the companys re-listing on the ASX in November 2012. Cranswick was the driving f..
  • Royal Bafokeng Platinum appoints a new non-executive director

    2013-05-29
    Royal Bafokeng Platinum Limited has announced the appointment of Mr Lucas Ndala as a non-executive director to its board of directors effective from 28 May 2013.

    Mr Ndala holds a number of directorships for companies including Fraser Alexander (Proprietary) Limited, Atterbury Investment Holdings (Proprietary) Limited and MB Technolo..
  • Beacon Hill Resources announces changes to the board

    2013-05-29
    Beacon Hill Resources Plc has appointed Mr Christian Ramirez as a non-executive director to the board of directors. Ramirez holds a Bachelor in Civil Industrial Engineering, an MBA and a Masters in Finance. He has 10 years experience in investment and equity research and most recently held the position of Chief Investment Officer of Asesorias e Inversiones Benjamin, the Chilean manager ..
  • IMX Resources appoints a new non-executive director

    2013-05-28
    IMX Resources Limited has announced the appointment of Mr Sun Wei to the board of directors as a non-executive director. Mr Sun began his role on 23 May 2013 and replaces Mr Song Yuan Gang who resigned from the board on the same day.

    Mr Sun is a non-executive director at Pepinnini Minerals Limited and Ferrowest Resources Limited. He..
  • Evraz announces non-executive directors resignation

    2013-05-28
    Peter Surgey submitted his resignation, effective immediately, from his role as non-executive director of Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium Limited on 24 May 2013.

    Surgey joined the Evraz board on 1 March 2010 and served on the Audit and Risk Committee. He also chaired the Remuneration and Nomination Committee.
  • African Mining and Exploration announces changes to the board

    2013-05-21
    David Archer has been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of African Mining & Exploration Plc with effect from 21 May 2013. Archer has been involved in the international resources industry for over 30 years and has acted in executive and non-executive roles for multiple listed companies.

    Archer is a barrister ..
  • Infrasors Holdings CEO resigns

    2013-05-21
    Infrasors Holdings Limited has announced the resignation of Trevor Robinson who has served as Chief Executive Officer since 27 September 2009. 

    The board wishes Robinson all the best for his future endeavours and thank him for his valuable contribution over the last 3 years.

  • Three AngloGold Ashanti board members retire

    2013-05-21
    AngloGold Ashanti has announced the retirement of three of its directors from the companys board.WA Nairn, FB Arisman and F Ohene Kena announced their retirement at the comapanys Annual general Meeting on Monday, 13 May 2013.

  • Globe Metals & Mining appoints new CEO

    2013-05-21
    Globe Metals & Mining Limited has appointed Mr Alistair Stephens as the New Chief Executive Officer of the company.

    Globe Metals & Mining is currently focused on its Kanyika niobium project in Malawi, which Mr Stephens will be responsib..
  • Rio Tinto Plc appoints a new company secretary

    2013-05-14
    Following the resignation of Ben Mathews from the position of company secretary for Rio Tinto Plc and joint company secretary for Rio Tinto Limited, the company has appointed Eleanor Evans.

    Evans will take on the role of company secretary effective from 7 June 2013, the same day Mathews resignation takes effect and she will be base..
  • Firestone Energys Waterberg JV development on track

    2013-05-06
    Australian exploration and development company, Firestone Energy Limited, is continuing to progress the Bankable Feasibility Study on its Waterberg coal project. 

    The project is a joint venture with Sekoko Resources (Pty) Ltd to supply 10 mi..
  • Paul Venter appointed as CEO of Ncondenzi

    2013-04-29
    The Mozambican-focused coal and power development company, Ncondenzi Coal Company Limited, has appointed Paul Venter as the companys new Chief Executive Officer.

    Paul Venter was appointed Chief Operating Officer of the company in June 2012, and will take up the position of Chief Executive with immediate effect. Mr Venter brings ove..
  • Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation appoints an Acting Chairman

    2013-04-26
    London listed Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC) has appointed Mr Gerhard Ammann as Acting Chairman with immediate effect. This follows the resignation of Mehmet Dalman from the companys board.

    Mr Ammann has been a Non-Executive Director with the company for the past five years and has experience spanning over 30 years a..
  • African Consolidated Resources appoints Neville Nicolau to the board

    2013-04-26
    London listed African Consolidated Resources Plc has announced the appointment of Neville Nicolau to the companys board of directors. The former Chief of Anglo American Platinum Limited will assume his role as Non-Executive Director of the company with immediate effect.

    &l..
  • Noble Mineral Resources appoints new CEO

    2013-04-26
    Nobel Mineral Resources Limited has announced that with effect from 22 July 2013, Craig Dawson will be appointed as the companys new Chief Executive Officer.

    Mr. Dawson holds an MBA from the University of Western Australia and is a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. 
  • Gem Diamonds appoints new Chief Financial Officer

    2013-04-23
    Gem Diamonds Limited has announced the appointment of Michael Michael as the companys new Chief Financial Officer, effective from 2 April 2013, after Kevin Burford retired on 1 April 2013. 

    Michael has 20 years of experience in the financial management field and has been the Group Financial Manager, since 2006, he has been..
  • Coal of Africa announces changes to the board

    2013-04-23
    Coal of Africa announced today, 23 April 2013 that Chief Executive Officer John Wallington, will not be renewing his contract with the company. His role as CEO ends officially on 31 May 2013, after three years of service to Coal of Africa. Chairman, David Brown will take up the role of acting CEO for a max..
  • ZYLs CEO resigns

    2013-04-18

    ZYL Limited has announced the resignation of Director and CEO, Ian Benning. Benning believes now is an appropriate time to step down as the company has two new major shareholders joining the Board with their own visions for ZYLs future.&..

  • New BHP Billiton boss cuts down top management tiers

    2013-04-18
    BHP Billitons incoming CEO, Andrew Mackenzies appointment only comes into effect on 10 May 2013, but he is already making his mark on the mining giant.

    The company announced on Thursday its new senior management team, comprising a batch of new faces and stripping out a layer of the companys top management. Mckenzie stated that th..
  • Coal of Africa appoints Meeser as new Financial Director

    2013-04-17
    Coal of Africa Limited (CoAL) has appointed Investecs Michael Meeser as its new CFO and Financial Director with effect from 1 June 2013.

    Meeser is currently the Head of the Project & Infrastructure and Commodity & Resource Finance businesses for Africa at Investec Bank, and is a member of the divisions executive co..
  • Miranda announces resignation of Financial Director

    2013-04-16
    Miranda Mineral Holdings Limited has announced to its shareholders that the companys Financial Director, Ms Carina de Beer, has resigned from her position effective from 12 April 2013.

    The company has made Mr. Adriaan Botha the interim Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect until a new Financial Director can be appointed. Th..
  • Sea Dragon appoints new Chief Executive

    2013-04-16
    Sea Dragon Energy Inc has appointed Paul Welch as their new President and CEO with immediate effect. 

    Mr Welch has replaced Said Arrata, who will continue to serve on the board of the TSX listed company as Director and Executive Chairman, while Tony Anton will step down as President and will now assume the position of Execu..
  • Sirocco appoints Richard Clark as President and CEO

    2013-04-16
    Richard Clark, who is currently CEO of Canadas Sirocco Mining Inc, has been appointed as President and CEO effective from 12 April 2013.

    The appointment comes after former President, Simon Jackson, resigned from the position following his appointment as President and CEO of another mining company.

    &l..
  • Caledonia Mining announces retirement of independent director

    2013-04-15
    Caledonia Mining Corporation has announced the retirement of Chris Harvey from his position as independent director on the companys board of directors, effective immediately. 

    Harvey will still continue to act as a consultant to the board given his extensive knowledge of the company and its operations which includes the Bl..
  • Infrasors announces changes to the board

    2013-04-11
    Infrasors Holdings Limited would like to welcome Theunis de Bruyn to the company. Mr. De Bruyn has been appointed as a non-executive director of the companys board. His appointment became effective yesterday, 10 April 2013.

    Infrasors has mineral sands and limestone operations in
  • Uranium One announces the appointment of a new CFO

    2013-04-09
    Uranium One Incorporated has announced today the appointment of its new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Grier Colter.

    Colter is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has his Honours in Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University. Colter was the Treasurer of Moneris Solutions Corporation before moving to..
  • PMI appoints new chairman and proposes changes to the Board

    2013-04-05
    PMI Gold Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of James Askew as Chairman and a Non-Executive Director of the company. 

    Askew is a mining engineer with experience as a chairman, CEO and director for a wide range of mining companies. He has had constant involvement with the
  • African Eagle Dutwa project update and changes to the Board

    2013-04-02
    African Eagle Plc has provided a corporate and project update regarding the Companys Strategic Partner search for the development of the Dutwa Nickel Laterite Project in Northern Tanzania.

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  • Lonmin appoints new CEO

    2013-04-02
    Lonmin Plc has announced the appointment of Ben Magara as the companys new Chief Executive Officer.

    Mr Magaras appointment will be effective as of 1 July 2013; he is currently Executive Head of Engineering and Capital Projects at Anglo American Platinum Limited (Anglo Platinum). Mr Magara has held several executive positions withi..
  • Lucara welcomes a new Chief Operating Officer

    2013-03-28
    Lucara Diamond Corp. is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Day as Chief Operating Office for the company, effective from 15 April 2013.

    Day has 22 years of mining operations experience across several African countries such as Namibia, &l..
  • Obtala Resources director resigns

    2013-03-26
    The African focused strategic Investment company, Obtala Resources Limited, has announced the resignation of James Ede-Golightly as a Non-Executive Director. Mr Ede-Golightlys resignation took effect from 22 March 2013; he cited personal reasons for his resignation.

    Obtala Resources holds several interests in established
  • Sula Iron & Gold appoints new director

    2013-03-26
    Sula Iron & Gold Plc has announced the appointment of Gareth O'Donovan as Non-Executive Technical Director.

    Mr O'Donovan is a Corporate Consultant Geologist with over 27 years of experience in mining and exploration projects in Africa and across the world. He has been the Managing Director of SRK Exploration Servic..
  • Director of Endeavour Mining resigns

    2013-03-25
    James H. Coleman of Endeavour Mining Limited handed over his resignation this week, following the acquisition of Avion Gold Corp. Coleman was directly involved in the integrating of assets during the course of the acquisition. 

    Michael Beckett, chairman of Avion Gold, commented that Endeavour Mining appreciates Colemans co..
  • Nyota Minerals reports changes to its board

    2013-03-20
    The East African gold exploration and development company, Nyota Minerals Limited, has announced the resignation of two of its Directors.

    David Pettman and Martyn Churchouse will no longer serve on the companys board effective immediately. Mr Churchouse was instrumental in the development of the Definitive Feasibility Study for the..
  • Additions to Beacon Hill Resources executive management team

    2013-03-19
    Beacon Hill Resources Plc has announced the appointment of a new Chief Operations Officer and Operations Manager Rail. 

    John Daly has been appointed as Chief Operations Officer and has previously worked as the Operations Manager at the companys Middleburg
  • Changes to Gold Fields executive committee

    2013-03-18
    Gold Fields Limited has promoted its executive vice president of human resources, Kgabo Moabelo, to managing executive in South Africa. Moabelo has been with Gold Fields since 2010 and has leadership experience within the mining, energy, finance and information technology sectors. Moabelo will take on..
  • Infrasors reports changes to its board

    2013-03-13
    Infrasors Holdings Limited has announced the resignation of Mr CH Boulle from the company's Board of Directors. Mr Boulle served as an Independent Non-Executive Director since the company's listing on the JSE in April 2007.

    Other changes to the board included Afrimat Limited's CEO AJ van Heerden and Financial Director HP Verreynne, being appoi..
  • CEO of Pan African Resources resigns

    2013-02-28
    Pan African Resources Plc has announced the resignation of CEO Jan Nelson which will take effect from 1 March 2013.

    Mr Nelson has been instrumental in transforming Pan African Resources from the exploration phase to a
  • Wayne Norris resigns as Noble Mineral Resources Managing Director

    2013-02-28
    Noble Mineral Resources Limited has announced that further to the announcement regarding Board restructuring, Wayne Norris, a founding member of the company has resigned as Managing Director.

    The ASX listed company is currently searching for a su..
  • Ncondezi Coals CEO resigns as it transforms into a power supplier

    2013-02-26
    Ncondezi Coal Company Limited has announced the resignation of Nigel Walls as its CEO and Executive Director.  

    This follows the companys transformation from a mining company to an energy producer with the development of a 300 megawatt coal..
  • African Barrick appoints new Chairman

    2013-02-26
    Kelvin Dushnisky has been appointed as African Barrick Gold Plcs Chairman with immediate effect.

    The appointment comes after Acting Chairman Derek Pannell, announced his resignation in order to pursue other commitments. Mr Dushnisky has over 25 years of experience in ranging roles across the mining industry and has been part of the..
  • The end for CEOs of mining majors

    2013-02-26
    CEOs of mining majors BHP Billiton Plc, Rio Tinto Plc and Anglo American Plc are among the mining CEOs who have resigned or retired as a result of failed deals, rising costs and decreasing commodity prices.

    First to announce her departure was Cynthia Carroll of Anglo American, announcing her resignation on 26 October 2012. Her resig..
  • Gold One International appoints Bin Zhang as alternate director

    2013-02-25
    Gold One International Limited has announced that it has appointed Bin Zhang as an alternate director for Chao Zhou. 

    Bin Zhang who holds a Bachelors degree in Economics from the Central University of Finance and Economics and a Masters degree in econometric application from France Universit du Littoral Cte dOpale has w..
  • Robert Shepherd appointed as Rialto Energys Managing Director

    2013-02-25
    Rialto Energy Limited has announced that Robert Shepherd has been appointed as the companys Managing Director; Shepherd is currently Interim CEO.

    In addition, the companys Chairman Bruce Burrows has advised that he intends to retire during the course of March 2013. 

    B..
  • BHP Billiton CEO resigns as profits drop

    2013-02-20
    BHP Billiton Plcs CEO Marius Kloppers has announced his resignation following the release of the companys half year results. Included in the results for the 6 month period ended December 2012 was an attributable profit decrease of 58% to US$4.2 billion.

    The resignation will come into effect from 1 October 2013, at which point Andr..
  • Bauba Platinum Limited appoints new CEO

    2013-02-11
    In compliance with paragraph 3.59 of the Listings Requirements of JSE Limited, the board of directors of Bauba (the Board) hereby notifies its shareholders that Mr Sydney John Maurice Caddy (Syd) has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company with effect from 13 February 2013.

    Syd has more than 40 years of Sou..
  • Aquarius Platinum appoints a new director

    2013-02-11
    Aquarius Platinum Limited has announced that Ms Sonja De Bruyn Sebotsa has been appointed to its Board of Directors with effect from 6 February 2013.

    Ms De Bruyn Sebotsa has also been appointed as the chairman of AQPSA, the companys fully owned subsidiary. Acting AQPSA Chairman Mr Mankazana will continue to serve as a non-executive..
  • Goliath Gold appoints new CEO and Chairman retires

    2013-01-28
    Dr Richard Stewart has formally been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Goliath Gold Mining Limited. Dr Stewart had been appointed as acting CEO in November 2012, following the resignation of Neal Froneman as the companys CEO.

    In addition, Goliaths Chair Mark Wheatley announced his retirement from the board which will take pl..
  • Cyril Ramaphosa steps down from the Lonmin board

    2013-01-24
    Newly elected Deputy President of South Africas ruling party, the African National Congress, Cyril Ramaphosa has stepped down from Lonmin Plcs Board of Directors.

    Mr. Ramaphosa indicated that he will not be standing for re-election as Non-Executive Director at the companys Annual General Meeting, which is set to be held on 31 Jan..