Global Cobalt Corp. (TSXV:GCO) nominated Gaston Reymenants to its Board of Directors, subject to shareholder approval.
As quoted in the press release:
Mr. Reymenants served over twenty years with Falconbridge International in various managerial positions including cobalt marketing initiatives and was part of the joint venture with Norilsk Kombinat in Russia. He was managing director of Kola International Murmansk, and held director and/or senior managerial positions with several companies with cobalt assets including Baja Mining and Polymet Mining. He also worked as a consultant for Konkola Copper Mines plc, the largest copper and cobalt mining and smelting company in Zambia.
His distinguished career in mining, smelting, refining and metal trading spans over forty years, during which, he was also responsible for the financing of several off-take projects in Australia, China and the Americas.
Global Cobalt Corp. President and CEO, Erin Chutter, said:
We are pleased to welcome Mr. Reymenants as a nominee to the Global Cobalt Board. Gaston has a proven track record as an executive in the mining and financial industries making him an excellent fit with the values that have been the cornerstone of the Company. This is an important and exciting time for Global Cobalt as it makes its debut to the market. Gaston’s timely participation will prove critical in precipitating strategic partnerships and will strengthen Global Cobalt’s ability to be the new source of cobalt and strategic metals for world markets.