Engineering & Mining Journal

MAR 2019

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NEWS - PEOPLE IN THE NEWS 10 E&MJ • MARCH 2019 Vale SA Chief Executive Fabio S c h v a r t s m a n lso has resigned, as well as Gerd Peter Poppinga, executive director of ferrous and coal, Lucio Flavio Gallon Cavalli, head of planning and development of ferrous and coal, and Silmar Magalhães Silva, head of operations of the Southeast corridor. Edu- ardo Bartolomeo was appointed interim CEO. Bartolomeo has 10 years of experience in Vale, having previously held the position of executive director of logistics, integrated operations of bulk commodities, and most recently as executive director of base metals. Claudio de Oliveira Alves, current head of pellet and manganese, will hold the interim position of executive director of ferrous and coal and Mark Travers, head of legal, institutional relations and sustainability of base metals, will hold the interim position of executive director of base metals. Anglo American announced that Marcelo Bastos will join the board as a nonexecutive director. Most recently, he was COO of MMG. Kinross Gold Corp. appointed Andrea S. Freeborough as CFO, effective May 1, to replace Tony S. Giardini, who will be leaving the company. Freeborough fi rst joined Kinross in 2009 as vice pres- ident, corporate controller. Most recently, she was vice president, investor relations and corporate development. Kingsrose Mining appointed Stuart Bodey as CEO. He has held several roles with Xstrata Nickel Australia, including, general manager, Sinclair nickel op- erations and general manager, business improvement. Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. appointed Keith A. Koci executive vice president, CFO. Koci replaces Timothy K. Flanagan, who will be leaving the company. Koci joins Cliffs from Metals USA Holdings Corp., where he served as senior vice president and CFO. OceanaGold Corp. announced after nearly 12 years, nonexecutive Chair- man, Jim Askew, will retire at the June 2019 Annual General Meeting. The company appointed Ian Reid as the new nonexecutive chairman and Craig Nelsen as a new nonexecutive director. Reid joined the Oceana- Gold Board as a nonexecutive director in 2018. Nelsen was vice president of exploration for Lac Minerals Ltd., the founding CEO and chairman of Metallica Resourc- es until its merger with New Gold where he served as chairman and director. Alcoa Corp. announced that John Slaven will join the company as executive vice president and chief strategy offi cer. Before joining Alcoa, Slaven served for 13 years as partner and managing director at The Boston Con- sulting Group (BCG). Pershing Resources Co. Inc. announced that Maria E. Stan has joined the board of directors. More recently, she served as the CFO for Imacuclean. Stan is currently a di- rector at Eventus Advisory Group. Endeavour Mining appointed Mark Morcombe as COO, effective May 6. He will take over from Jeremy Langford who will be leaving the company. Prior to joining Endeav- our, he was COO of Centamin Plc. Hastings Technology Metals Ltd. appointed Mal Randall as nonexecutive director. He is on the board of Kalium Lakes Ltd., Argosy Minerals Ltd., Magnetite Mines Ltd. and Thundelarra Ltd. Modular Mining announced that President and CEO Luiz Steinberg will step down from his position. Jorge Mascena, currently vice pres- ident of customer value at Modular Mining, will assume the role of president and CEO, effective April 1. Steinberg joined Modular Mining in 1993. In 2016, he assumed his current role as vice president of customer value. Robin Lindahl, President and CEO of Normet Group has decided to leave the company. He will join Taaleri plc as their new CEO. In addition, Greg Hallett was appointed senior vice president, sales area North America, for Normet North America. He is currently heading Sales Unit USA and will continue to be responsible for that role as well. Sandvik has appointed Henrik Ager, currently president for the Rock Tools division in Sandvik, as president of the business area Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology and member of the Sandvik Group Exec- utive Management, effective April 1. Ager succeeds Lars Engström, who will leave Sandvik. Gurudas Mustafi joined allmineral GmbH & Co as managing director of allmineral Asia. He led Humboldt Wedag India, later on known as MBE Coal & Mineral Technology India, as CEO and managing director. SRK Consulting (Australasia) ap- pointed Jack Steenekamp as prin- cipal consultant. Most recently, he was managing director of Mining Consultancy Services (Australia) from 2011 to 2018. Alt Resources Ltd. appointed Elissa Hansen as joint company secretary. Hansen is a chartered secretary with more than 15 years of experience. Manitou North America announced Myron Birschbach as the new vice president of service and aftermarket; Scott McGuigan as Eastern region vice president for Manitou North America sales; and Jill Pintor as business coordinator for Manitou North America. Eriez-USA promoted John Klinge to the newly created position of director, strategic sales-aftermarket. Most recently, he served as light industry market manager. Red Valve Co. announced the addi- tion of Paul DiLisio as vice president of sales and marketing. Most recently, he was senior vice president of global OEM sales and program management with Dayco Products. The board of directors and employees of Barrick Gold Corp. would like to ex- tend their heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of María Ignacia Benítez who passed away in Chile. Benítez joined Barrick's Board of Directors in April 2018, and quickly became a trusted advisor and cherished friend to the company, the company said. Jack Steenekamp Eduardo Bartolomeo Claudio de Oliveira Alves Mark Travers Marcelo Bastos Andrea S. Freeborough Keith A. Koci Ian Reid John Slaven Mark Morcombe Mal Randall Jorge Mascena Greg Hallett Henrik Ager Gurudas Mustafi Myron Birschbach Scott McGuigan Jill Pintor John Klinge María Ignacia Benítez Paul DiLisio

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