Newcrest Mining Limited - Board Appointment

MELBOURNE, Victoria, April 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Newcrest Mining Limited is pleased 
to announce the appointment of Philip Aiken as a Non-Executive Director. His 
appointment is effective from today, 12April 2013. 
Mr Aiken brings to the Newcrest Board extensive Australian and international 
business experience, principally in the engineering and resources sectors. His 
early career was at BOC Gases which he joined in 1970 after graduating in 
Chemical Engineering from the University of Sydney. In 1995 he was appointed 
Chief Executive of BTR Nylex and in 1997 joined BHP Billiton where he was 
President BHP Petroleum from 1997 to 2003 and Group President Energy from 2004 
to 2006. He is currently the Chairman of Aveva plc, a Senior Independent 
Director of Kazakhmys plc and of Essar Energy Plc, a Director of Essar Oil 
Limited, and a Non-Executive Director of National Grid plc. Mr Aiken was 
formerly Chairman of Robert Walters plc, a Director of Miclyn Express Offshore 
Ltd and a Senior Advisor at Macquarie Bank Ltd. 
Newcrest Chairman, Don Mercer, today welcomed Mr Aiken to Newcrest's Board of 
Directors. "Phil has extensive experience in the resources sector both within 
Australia and internationally and I look forward to the contribution he will 
make to Newcrest." 
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Investor Enquiries - Australia / Asia Spencer Cole T: +61 3 9522 5316  Media Enquiries Kerrina Watson T: +61 3 9522 
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