ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI of Johannesburg, South Africa, has lured Mark Cutifani away from CVRD Inco to become Anglo’s new CEO in mid-September. Cutifani replaces Bobby Godsell who is retiring.
John R. Wilson has accepted the post of VP exploration at Vancouver’s ANIMAS RESOURCES.
Vancouver-based AUEX VENTURES has made two recent additions to its team. As chief geoscientist, Mark Coolbaugh will work out of the company’s offices in Reno, Nevada. Paul Robinson, newly appointed senior geologist, will be based in Mendoza, Argentina.
The new VP exploration at CONTINUUM RESOURCES of Vancouver is Dale Schultz.
INTERNATIONAL NICKEL VENTURES of Toronto has named Robert Bell its new president and CEO. He brings 27 years of experience to the job, most of it working for Inco around the world.
Jean Demers has been named president and CEO of Montreal-based ROBEX RESOURCES. Cofounder of Geodem Inc., a firm that provides mining consultancy services, he has worked as a consultant for the past 12 years. Richard Savard leaves the president’s job to take over as VP and manager in Mali, in place of retiring Serge Biron.
SUPERIOR DIAMONDS of Vancouver has named Thomas F. Morris its new president and CEO. He will replace John G. Paterson who is leaving the company for personal reasons.