Toronto, Ontario – (Newsfile Corp. – October 5, 2021) – Palladium One Mining Inc. (TSXV: PDM) (FSE: 7N11) (OTCQB: NKORF) (“Palladium One” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Lawrence Roulston as non-executive chairman and Ms. Sara Hills as chief financial officer and officer Company secretary. In addition, the company is pleased to announce the formation of a new ESG Committee of the Board of Directors. The ESG committee is chaired by Giovanna Bee Moscoso, an independent director of the company.
“We are pleased to have Mr. Roulston, Ms. Moscoso and Ms. Hills take on their new roles and look forward to benefiting from their extensive experience,” said Derrick Weyrauch, President and CEO of Palladium One. “We would like to thank Mr. Robert Scott and Mr. Jeff Dare for their respective past service as CFO and Corporate Secretary of the Company and wish them every success in their future endeavors.”
About Lawrence Roulston
Lawrence Roulston is a mining professional with over 35 years of diverse hands-on experience. He heads WestBay Capital Advisors and offers management consulting and capital market expertise for young and medium-sized sectors of the mining industry. From 2014 to 2016 he was President of Quintana Resources Capital, which provided resource advisory services to US private investors. Prior to Quintana, he was a mining analyst and advisor and editor of Resource Opportunities, an independent investment publication focused on the mining industry. Prior to that, Lawrence worked as an analyst or executive at various companies in the extractive industry, both major and junior. He has completed commercial training and a B.Sc. in geology and is currently a director of Metalla Royalty and Streaming Ltd, Mountain Boy Minerals Ltd, Thunderstruck Resources Ltd, and Enduro Metals Corp.
About Giovanna Bee Moscoso
Ms. Bee Moscoso is a seasoned mining executive with over 28 years of experience, including 25 years of progressive responsibility at Barrick Gold Corporation, where she previously served as Partner, Vice President and Assistant General Counsel. At Barrick, she co-developed and led the implementation of Barrick Gold’s Global Ethics and Compliance Program.
Giovanna has managed legal, regulatory, licensing and contractual matters for various mines in America during exploration, development, operations and mine closings, and was responsible for coordinating government and outreach work and developing social programs to foster positive stakeholder relationships, including long-term agreements with indigenous communities and private landowners. Her background also includes legal and governance oversight for large mining operations in America and Africa.
About Sara Hills
Ms. Hills is a CPA, CA, with over 16 years of accounting and finance experience and has held increasingly senior positions in public mining companies including KGHM International and Teck Resources. At KGHM International, she led the accounting and financial reporting functions for Quadra Mining and Quadra FNX as well as international reporting for KGHM International. At Teck Resources, she worked closely with the exploration group, overseeing their accounting, reporting and budgeting functions. She started her career in public practice at BDO and KPMG and holds a BBA.
About Palladium One
Palladium One Mining Inc. is an exploration company targeting district-scale platinum group element (PGE) copper-nickel deposits in Finland and Canada. Its flagship project is the Läntinen Koillismaa or LK Project, a palladium-dominant platinum group element copper-nickel project in north-central Finland that is ranked by the Fraser Institute as one of the world’s leading countries for mineral exploration and development. Exploration at LK is focused on targeting dispersed sulfides along 38 kilometers of favorable basal contact and building on an established NI 43-101 open pit mineral resource.
ON BEHALF OF THE MANAGEMENT BOARD
President & CEO, Director
For more information, contact: Derrick Weyrauch, President & CEO
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