Reno, Nev.-based AUEX VENTURES has appointed Richard Bedell as executive VP and as president of AuEx’s subsidiary company in Argentina. This change in title for Bedell from VP of AuEx better reflects his role and responsibilities in the company.
George Bee will join Toronto-based AURELIAN RESOURCES as COO effective Aug. 1. Bee was most recently director, technical projects for Barrick Gold, where he held a range of senior operational roles since 1989.
BRAZILIAN DIAMONDS of Vancouver has appointed Homero Braz Silva as president effective July 16. Silva is a geologist with more than 30 years of experience in diamond exploration with De Beers in South America, Canada, Africa and Russia, and was until recently the operations manager for De Beers in South America.
Halifax-based GAMMON GOLD has appointed Roberto Diaz as president of Mexican operations, responsible for Gammon’s Mexican operations, which includes the Ocampo and El Cubo mining operations, and the future development property at Guadalupe y Calvo.
Paul Conibear has joined the board of directors of Vancouver-based SANU RESOURCES and has been appointed chairman. John Lucking has concurrently resigned from the board. Wanda Lee has been appointed CFO, replacing David Miles. Kim Casswell will be resigning as corporate secretary.