Geomega Resources (TSXV:GMA) has appointed Dr. Pouya Hajiani as Chief Technology Officer, Mr. Derek Lindsay as Chief Financial Officer and Mr. Kiril Mugerman as Director of Corporate Development, effective immediately.
As quoted in the press release:
Dr. Hajiani joined the management team in February 2013 and brings experience in process design and optimization to GéoMégA. He worked in collaboration with IFP group as an engineer and later, as a supervisor to develop process simulators. In 2007, he joined a research group in Canada to pursue higher education. He holds a Ph.D. cum laude (chemical engineering) from Laval University, a M.Sc. cum laude (process design) and a Bachelor degree (chemical engineering) from Tehran University.
Dr. Hajiani is the inventor of the physical separation process proprietary to GéoMégA.
Geomega president and CEO, Simon Britt, said:
Pouya has a rare combination of brilliance and hard work ethics and has been instrumental in all metallurgical progress of our rare earth elements projects. A well deserved promotion for a home run addition comparable to Alain Cayer back in September 2011. Derek and Kiril add a significant amount of financial knowledge in both the industrial minerals and technology sectors. Key additions as we develop multiple projects in difficult market conditions.