Anglo Pacific Group PLC: Appointment of Non-Executive Director
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- Anglo Pacific
Group PLC (LSE: APF) (TSX: APY)
Anglo Pacific Group PLC
Appointment of Non-Executive Director
Anglo Pacific Group PLC ("Anglo Pacific" or the "Company") (LSE: APF)
(TSX: APY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Robert Stan
as an independent non-executive director of the Company, effective
February 19, 2014.
Mr Robert Stan, a Canadian national, has over 34 years of experience
in the mining industry. He has held several senior positions with
Fording Coal Limited, Westar Mining Ltd, and TECK Corporation before
becoming a founding shareholder and director of publicly quoted
Grande Cache Coal Corporation ("GCC"), an Alberta-based metallurgical
coal mining company, in 2000. At GCC, he served as President, CEO and
Director from 2001 to 2012, when the company was sold for $1bn to
Winsway Coking Coal and Marubeni Corp, an Asian-backed strategic
investor consortium. He has served as Chairman of the Coal
Association of Canada Board of Directors and has acted as a board
member of the International Energy Agency's Coal Industry Advisory
Board. He currently serves on the board of several private companies,
including Quantex Resources Limited and Spruce Bluff Resources
Limited, and of publicly listed Whetstone Minerals Limited.
Commenting on the appointment, Julian Treger, Chief Executive Officer
of Anglo Pacific, said:
"We welcome Robert to the Board of Anglo Pacific. His extensive
knowledge and experience in the mining industry makes him a strong
addition and his particular focus on the coal sector should provide
valuable insights to the Company's bulk materials royalties. His deep
network of contacts within the Canadian investment community will
also prove beneficial as the Company seeks to expand its North
American investor base."
There are no further details in respect of Mr. Robert Stan requiring
disclosure under Listing Rule 9.6.13.
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For further information:
Anglo Pacific Group PLC
+44 (0) 20 3435 7400
Chief Executive Officer
Head of Marketing and Investor Relations
+44 (0) 20 3100 2000
Chris Bowman / Ryan de Franck
BMO Capital Markets Limited
+44 (0) 20 7664 8121
Neil Haycock / Tom Rider
+44 (0) 20 7861 3232
Nick Lambert / Lorna Cobbett
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