Besra Gold Inc (“Besra” or the “Company“) announces that Mr Andrew Worland has been appointed to the board of the Company.
Mr Worland has over two decades of experience working in senior finance, corporate and project management and marketing roles in the Western Australian mining sector for ASX and TSX listed companies. Since October 2017 he has been President, CEO and Corporate Secretary of LeadFX Inc, a privately owned Canadian mineral resources and minerals processing technology company focussed on the development of base metals projects with its flagship the Paroo Station Lead Mine in Wiluna, Western Australia.
Prior to LeadFX, Mr Worland was General Manager of ASX listed Toro Energy Limited and oversaw the successful state and federal environmental permitting for its Wiluna Uranium Project. Prior to this Mr Worland held corporate, finance and sales and marketing roles in gold, nickel, cobalt and iron ore operating mines for listed public companies and in molybdenum and uranium for development stage companies.
Mr. Worland’s appointment fills a casual vacancy created by the resignation of Mr John Terry on 6 August 2020. Mr Terry served on the Besra board from early 2018 and the directors and executive thank him for his valuable insight and counsel during his term.