Sept. 19, 2011
Anglo Swiss Resources Inc. (TSXV:ASW, OTCQX:ASWRF)
("Anglo Swiss" or "the Company") today announced that at the Annual General Meeting held on
Friday, September 16, 2011
, a quorum was present, all resolutions were passed, and that
, and recently appointed CEO,
, were elected as directors of the Company joining incumbent directors
who were re-elected.
, Chairman, commented, "We have been focused on augmenting the skill set of the board and team in order to advance
. The addition of Todd and Blair as directors, and Jari as both CEO and director fulfill that objective. They collectively bring a wealth of technical experience, business acumen, and strong relationships within the financial and mineral exploration industries. With their help we can continue to focus on advancing our key assets and realizing the corporate objectives of the Company on behalf of our shareholders."
Mr. Keast is a professional geologist with over 24 years of hands on field exploration experience, combined with numerous years of senior management and public company experience. He has been a consulting geologist since 1996 and has been employed by exploration companies throughout
and has extensive experience and a successful track record exploring for gold, volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS), nickel-copper sulphide and industrial minerals. His skill set includes expertise from grassroots target generation through to deposit discovery including resource evaluation, environmental permitting, stakeholder relations and preliminary economic evaluation He currently serves as the President, and is a co-founder, of
Gold Inc. and has been both a director and Vice President of Exploration for Canadian Arrow Mines Ltd. since 2006. Prior to that Mr. Keast served as the Exploration Manager for Canadian Royalties Inc. He holds a B.Sc. Geology (Hons), 1986, from the
University of Manitoba
and is a Professional Geoscientist registered in the Province of
Mr. Zaritsky is a chartered accountant with over eleven years of practical experience and exposure to various types of public and private engagements and clients, as well as experience specific to the mineral exploration industry related to various senior officer roles held during the past several years. He has extensive public company experience with TSX, TSXV and CNSX Exchange listed companies. Mr. Zaritsky currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer for two junior exploration companies focused on gold and copper - Braeval Mining Corporation and Oban Exploration Limited. Prior to that he acted as Corporate Controller for INV Metals Inc. following eight years in public practice as a Manager with Smith Nixon LLP. His skill set includes international business experience, gained while working in
as a chartered accountant and while managing offices for INV Metals in
. He obtained his B.Sc. (Economics) from the
University of Western Ontario
, as well as a B.A (Accounting) from
Mr. Paakki currently serves as the CEO of Anglo Swiss Resources. See news release dated
August 16, 2011.
He is a Professional Geologist with 20 years of experience in gold and base metal exploration covering a broad range of deposit types, environments and exploration methodologies. Jari also has extensive junior resource company management experience and a demonstrated ability to create a strong technical team, manage staff and contractors, obtain permits, manage budgets, and negotiate JV/Option Agreements. He has a track record of successfully advancing projects at all levels and a history of exploration discoveries. Mr. Paakki obtained his BSc and MSc (Geology) from
About Anglo Swiss:
Anglo Swiss Resources Inc. controls a highly-prospective, Canadian, precious and base metal exploration property portfolio which includes its flagship 165 sq. km, Nelson Mining Camp, that hosts the 100%-owned Kenville Gold Mine, in southeastern BC; as well as its newly acquired 100%-owned,
, Ni-Cu-PGE, Ring of Fire project in northwestern
. Further information about the Company may be found at
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