Orosur Mining (CVE:OMI, LON:OMI) has strengthen its board, hiring Jorge Aceituno as chief operating officer and a director and promoted Alejandra Lopez to the role of finance chief with immediate effect.
Ignacio Salazar, the chief executive, said: “We are delighted to welcome Jorge Aceituno to the Board and as COO and to confirm Alejandra Lopez’s appointment as CFO.
“Both are hard working, proven senior executives with strong track records of performance in the company.
“Jorge’s experience in the South American gold mining sector is second to none and we are pleased to have him back in the team. Since stepping into the Interim CFO role in April 2016, Alejandra has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the team and it’s a pleasure to see a long-standing team member grow into a well deserved executive role.”
He said the appointments were made to keep step with Orosur’s new stage of growth as the company enters an exciting period when projects are set to develop in Uruguay and Colombia.
Aceituno has over three decades’ experience as a geologist and senior manager for South American mining companies, including as General Manager of Operations for Orosur between and with Barrick Gold from 2008 to December 2012.
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