To replace Greg Lang as president of the North American business unit, Barrick Gold of Toronto announced that Gary Halverson will take up those duties. He was the company’s president for the Australia Pacific region. To fill the vacancy in the Australia Pacific region, Mike Feehan, current senior VP operations support, will assume the presidency previously held by Halverson.
Lundin Mining of Toronto has appointed Julie Lee Harrs its new senior VP corporate development. She previously held executive positions with Inco, Sherritt, MacDonald Mines and Energizer Resources. The new senior VP project at Lundin is Paul McRae, previously AMEC’s project manager for the Cerro Casale project.