South American Silver Corp. (TSX:SAC) announced the appointment of Phillip Brodie-Hall as Chief Operating Officer of the company.
As quoted in the press release:
As Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Brodie-Hall will oversee the pre-feasibility level studies currently underway at Malku Khota and the start of engineering studies at Escalones. Mr Brodie-Hall is a professional engineer and manager with over 35 years of experience in engineering, construction and project development in mining and mineral processing. Prior to his new role with South American Silver, he held the position of Vice President, Project Development for PolyMet Mining Corp., overseeing the design and feasibility of their large scale mining asset in Minnesota. Mr. Brodie-Hall also gained extensive experience in the planning, management, engineering and construction of a diverse number of global projects during his 17 years at Bateman Engineering, including as General Manager of the Bateman Group in Australia.