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MEI Online: People News: Africa: April 26th 2011

 
 

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:: Appointment - Gold Recovery Operations

Goldplat plc, the AIM quoted gold producer focused in Africa, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Robert Pitts Smith as Managing Director of its Gold Recovery division, comprising Goldplat Recovery (Pty) Limited in South Africa and Gold Recovery Ghana Limited in Ghana. This appointment will allow the Company's CEO, Demetri Manolis, to concentrate his efforts on Goldplat's mine development and exploration activities. It is the intention to appoint Robert Pitts Smith to Goldplat's board in due course.

Robert has been working with Demetri Manolis in the recovery of precious metals since 1979 and formally joined Goldplat Recovery in September 2003. He has a PhD in Chemical Engineering and a MSc in business administration and was previously responsible for marketing and technical matters for the Goldplat Recovery.

Goldplat CEO Demetri Manolis said, "I am delighted to announce Robert's appointment as Managing Director of our two gold recovery operations in South Africa and Ghana , for which he has had day to day management responsibility for several years. With his experience, I believe Robert is ideally suited to drive both the efficiency and profitability of our operations. With the exploration and development of gold mining projects central to our growth strategy of becoming a mid tier gold producer, I will be focussing on advancing our prospective Nyieme gold project in Burkina Faso, Banka Gold Project in Ghana and Kilimapesa gold mine in Kenya, as well as evaluating new opportunities from which to acquire new gold projects to expand our already solid asset base." Goldplat plc, the AIM quoted gold producer focussed in Africa, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Robert Pitts Smith as Managing Director of its Gold Recovery division, comprising Goldplat Recovery (Pty) Limited in South Africa and Gold Recovery Ghana Limited in Ghana. This appointment will allow the Company's CEO, Demetri Manolis, to concentrate his efforts on Goldplat's mine development and exploration activities. It is the intention to appoint Robert Pitts Smith to Goldplat's board in due course.

Robert has been working with Demetri Manolis in the recovery of precious metals since 1979 and formally joined Goldplat Recovery in September 2003. He has a PhD in Chemical Engineering and a MSc in business administration and was previously responsible for marketing and technical matters for the Goldplat Recovery.

Goldplat CEO Demetri Manolis said, "I am delighted to announce Robert's appointment as Managing Director of our two gold recovery operations in South Africa and Ghana , for which he has had day to day management responsibility for several years. With his experience, I believe Robert is ideally suited to drive both the efficiency and profitability of our operations. With the exploration and development of gold mining projects central to our growth strategy of becoming a mid tier gold producer, I will be focussing on advancing our prospective Nyieme gold project in Burkina Faso, Banka Gold Project in Ghana and Kilimapesa gold mine in Kenya, as well as evaluating new opportunities from which to acquire new gold projects to expand our already solid asset base."

 

 

   

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