DuSolo Fertilizers Inc. (TSXV:DSF) announce that Duane Lo has been been appointed to the Board of Directors, effective from the 1st March 2016.
Mr. Lo brings a wealth of financial and business experience to the Company, including valuable experience in Brazil, and the Board and management look forward to drawing on his expertise as they continue to advance DuSolo’s fertilizer business.
Mr. Lo is a CPA CA with 13 years’ experience in the financing, management and administration of mining operations and development projects in Brazil, Africa and other jurisdictions. From August 2009 to June 2015, Mr. Lo served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Luna Gold Corp. where he was responsible for the financing, administration and corporate affairs of a gold mining operation in Northern Brazil. Prior to Luna Gold, Mr. Lo was the Corporate Controller for First Quantum Minerals Ltd., which is a well established global base metals and mining company.
DuSolo Fertilizers CEO, Giles Baynham, stated:
We look forward to benefiting from Duane’s expertise in the financing and operation of resource companies in Brazil, and welcome his input to the on-going re-organisation and development of the Company and its business. Mr. Lo also adds to the independent non-executive balance of the Board and we look forward to working with him as Chair of the Audit Committee, bringing significant accounting and commercial experience to the role.